Lake Powell Suites
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... We watched all three films. Standing Tall – about how the Dam (Lake Powell) was constructed, Treasured Water – about the water system in Upper & Lower Colorado river (that’s when Alex and I snoozed off). Desert Oasis – about the ecosystem in Glen Canyon (my favorite film, as more about the area and animals).
There is very good exhibit area in the Visitor Center. We only budget ...
- On my way to the Grand Canyon in Arizona and had to make a pit stop in Page Arizona
- Filled the car with $28 in gas and bought some Doritos for $3.98, bologna for $5.98, and ice for the lunch meat which was about $4
- Now it's on to the Grand Canyon, but first, I have to stop at subway for some to-go mayo because this sandwich is really plain ...
... and it sure looked stunning with such high cliffs on either side. We could see rain coming again all around the area.
We came back to the motel to relax, sort photos/videos, etc & then headed out to try for the 6:15 boat tour. Since this didn't happen, we stopped for dinner at Big John's Texas BBQ where the meat is cooked outside in large smoking drums. Everyone sits outside (under cover in
the converted old Texaco ...
... huge difference. He said he had seen a couple of rattlesnakes in the few years he had been there. But they sat in the corner and left you alone. Hevsaid its the bull snakes to watch out for. They are not vernomous but will chase you!!
We then went to antelope where thete were chambers and beams of light coming through cracks in the roof. There were a lot of tour groups here but our guide worked with ...
... tour is limited to 9 people and our guide to protect the land. This tour only runs twice a day, so a total of 20 people daily. A funny story..the couple in front of us were from Connecticut. Hamden actually, and she also went to Quinnipiac, graduated in 2003. She is a teacher in Wallingford, small world definitely!
Anyway, I had been looking forward to this part of the trip for so long, but man it was HOT! The ...
Other places to stay in Page
208 N. Lake Powell Blvd., Page | 2 star hotelfrom $137
- No fun at all
- Great Location & rooms very clean
- Best Western - you can never tell!
600 Clubhouse Drive, Page | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- Superb value for money
- No surprises
- Shame about reception staff
961 North Highway 89, Page | Hotelfrom $91
- Too hot and noisy to sleep
- We loved the hotel, the staff, the price, and the location
- The best in Page
287 North Lake Powell Boulevard, Page | 2 star hotelfrom $44
- Bien pour le prix
- Good deal for the price
- Never again...
716 Rimview Drive, Page | 3 star hotelfrom $79
- Try somewhere else first
- Nice and clean...
207 N Lake Blvd, Page | 2 star hotelfrom $65