La Quinta Inn & Suites St. George
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... Stories say that he was a nuisance to the local inhabitants including possibly a murderer. On numerous occasions, he would use this canyon to hide and escape from pursuers. Eventually Little Mouse's luck ran out though. According to the story, in July of 1897 he was caught by a posse at nearby Muddy River. He was surrounded but refused to surrender and subsequently shot. Sounds like it wasn't a good day to be a mouse that day.
The red rocks and the eerie ...
... just come and posted a sign saying the area was closed due to the government shutdown. The ranger didn't ask people to leave. I guess they are pretty fed up with it too.
On the return trip I was able to get onto pavement about 10 miles before the complete return because I was heading towards Fredonia. I stopped for a hot cup of coffee as it was pretty cold. I booked a hotel ...
... rim of the Grand Canyon. Wow...wow...wow...breathtaking...I feel like an ant in comparison to this canyon...when the wind isn't blowing, there is silence...when it blows it is LOUD...I can't take enough pictures...you can see for miles...with blue skies and thick white clouds everywhere. So many different colors are represented here....rusts, browns, greens, tans, reds, etc. and when the the sun comes out the scenery and colors are different.
... Back then it took me a couple of hours just to get up to Scout Lookout with several long pauses needed on Walter's Wiggles just to get 50ft up the path to Angels landing and be overcome by vertigo. This time around I was up to Scout lookout in 40 minutes and I had the top in 70 minutes – and I ran down as I was just flying on all the dolphins splashing around in my head.
... forties and I could finally take off my gloves. ;0)
St. Geo is a B U S Y place. Lots of traffic on I-15 heading to Las Vegas, apparently. The navigator took us easily to the correct, upper, entrance to Snow Canyon State Park, about ten miles uphill from the city. Man, what a place! Red rock therapy at it's finest. This is our third trip here and it feels a bit more like home each time we arrive. Again we got site number 1, which ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLa Quinta Inn & Suites St. George St. George
This hotel was amazing. Everything was so clean and in it';s place. I especially enjoyed the cookies given at the front desk! Wonderful hospitality.
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