Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Woodland
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- Continental Breakfast
- Smoking rooms available
- Refrigerator in room
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Our last couple of days here in Show Low have been spent relaxing and seeing the countryside. The babes are too little and Alle too pregnant for anything strenuous, so we've taken advantage of the being outdoors on the back porch, shopping, eating out, and sadly, checking out the situation just down the road with the San Juan fire. Alle and Eric spoke with some people up in the area and were told the wind ...
We ended the day with a great dinner at Charlie Clarks's Steak house. We ran into an old friend from work, Ron Smith, who is also up here with his family. Ron mentioned he and his family were hiking today not far from the San Juan fire that has flared up east of Show Low. Already 2,000 acres burned. So sad for the families who live in the area and for the beautiful forest in this area.
Today was travel day to the Rim Country and Show Low, AZ, where we will stay for a week with our daughter Alle and her family before moving across country. We were on the road by 11:30am and zipping up the Bee Line Highway within 45 minutes. (Gotta love that 202 mid-day) In no time we were starting to climb to higher elevations.
I guess you have to be a desert dweller to feel the excitement as the low ...
... settlement, so they agreed to let a game of cards decide who was to move. The game was played in the kitchen of Cooley's home. As the tale goes, Clark said, "If you can show low, you win." Cooley turned up the deuce of clubs (the lowest possible card) and replied, "Show low it is." As a result, the ranch became Cooley's. The poker game is memorialized in a statue that fairly epitomizes the Show Low name. A quick aside: I never did gamble. ...
Much cooler today, in the mid 80's and overcast
It only sprinkled when I was filling up the car.
Salt River Canyon is spectacular but requires driver concentration. I am glad it was a short day.
Tomorrow, I am aiming for Cortez, CO. for the weekend
Today's lunch was forgetable ...