Hilton Garden Inn - Flagstaff
Travel Blogs from Flagstaff
... sunrise special, we went back to the crater. It was well worth the trip. Like then VA building at Canaveral it's so big you can't really get how big it is. Anyway, I will no longer lay awake each night worrying about asteroids. Hemmeroids yes but not asteroids. We then hopped back into the car and made it to Sean and Joanne's house in time for a splash in the pool and cocktails and dinner on the patio and a rousing game of cribbage.
A few stats. We have ...
On our way back to Flagstaff, we visited Petrified Forest and Painted Desert.
The Petrified Forest is known for its fossils, especially fallen trees that lived in the
Late Triassic, about 225 million years ago. The sediments containing the fossil logs are
part of the widespread and colorful Chinle Formation, from which the Painted Desert gets
its name. Beginning about 60 million years ago, the Colorado Plateau, of which the park is
part, was ...
... hotel to download, sort and review images to select a few for tomorrow's review and critique.
After tomorrow's session, we will be heading our separate ways to all four corners of the country. Though we will then be separated by thousands of miles in some cases, we will forever be bound together by our 10-days on the river.
While everyone else was either going to be heading home, or heading to other assignments, I planned on ...