Colorado River Resort
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... and shops at random! When we finally got to our hotel went out for lovely dinner and family restaurant and then returned motor the hotel, as it was still boiling went for a swim in the outdoor pool, 22.15 hrs and 96 degrees, I don't know how these people ...
... that has been carefully preserved through the historic down town district. Kingman is one of the towns that was founded and grew with the railroad industry and then the RT 66 road that followed. The railroad had to turn south to get around the mountainous Oatman stretch. My friend and fellow TripAdvisor poster Hans, aka Tet14, has been telling me for years that I should stop for a meal at MrD's Diner in Kingman. So tonight we finally got there. Call it a ...
... The scenery from here was actually really pretty. It's amazing, the landscape is so barren - there's just mountains in the distance and then a whole lot of nothing, yet it's so pretty in its own unique way. I really like it :) The trip was pretty uneventful until we reached the city limits of Barstow and traffic came to a complete standstill, and then we had 3 lanes of freeway traffic just crawling along. This went on for about an hour and a half and the most frustrating thing was that ...
Finally at the top, we hiked the 1/2 mile back to the car and found it safe and sound. A two hour drive back to Kingman and a stop at the first available food (McDonalds!) where we sat in silence inhaling french fries for a good 20 minutes. After that, onward to Bullhead City (AZ/NV border) where the temperature was 107 degrees.
We found a hotel via the I-Pad and Captain Kirk (the Priceline app ...
... candy and headed for the car. The burros, though plentiful were well fed and didn't bother us much. Lana did feed a couple but they really weren't very interested.
Back in the car, we again followed Rt. 66 toward Topock, AZ and the California line just across the Colorado River. Leaving Rt. 66 for I-40 to cross the bridge over the river we headed for Needles, CA and a good night's rest.
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