TripAdvisor Reviews Lamplighter Inn Vernal
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... though it is desert it was really pretty. When we arrived at the campground we pulled into our space...set up and had Avocado Bacon Cheese Burgers on the plate 30 minutes later. Scott decided to empty our holding tanks while Sydney and I took advantage of the beautiful shower facilities at the Springville/Provo KOA. When we got back he was still messing with the Black (sewer) Tank. Apparently ...
Thursday July 24, 2014
This morning because it was raining we had to alter our plans for the morning, so we started off by going to the “Utah Field House of Natural History State Park museum”. The museum specializes in the states ancient past, including 150 million year old dinosaur bones, fossil specimens, reconstructed dinosaur skeleton, research lab, and numerous exhibits on ...
... south of Jackson. For hours we drove out in nowhere land looking for somewhere. At times we thought we were at somewhere, but really were in nowhere. After many hours of traveling in nowhere land we finally arrived at the somewhere we were looking for. Tomorrow again we will be traveling somewhere in nowhere land. This country really has a lot of nowhere land and it takes forever sometimes to get ...
... journey ahead of us.
Immediately after lunch we enter the beautiful Split Mountain Canyon. The rock layers visible where the river cut into the mountain, and the general upheaval surrounding the entrance are amazing. I am certain that I am using too many words like beautiful, amazing, stunning, and so forth, but I simply cannot come up with enough different words to praise the scenery.
The trip through Split Mountain Canyon to ...
... the end of the story - in the morning Glenn was resigned to losing his rope, but Jill and Greg kept working at it. We were starting to think that it would be a game for future campers at Jones Hole 3 for years, but to great cheering, they finally freed it from the tree.
One extra note - Tevas are the traditional river footwear, especially for women. I have included a photo of the Tevas, and what our feet look like after spending much time on the river!
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1205 West Highway 40, Vernal | 3 star hotelfrom $118
251 East Main Street, Vernal | Hotelfrom $110
311 E. Main Street, Vernal | 1 star hotelfrom $67
423 W Main Street, Vernal | Hotelfrom $119
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1015 Highway 40 East, Vernal | Hotelfrom $65
1684 West US Highway 40, Vernal | Hotelfrom $48