Landmark Inn And Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... gallery, a black light room with fluorescing rock display, maps and a movie about the process of extracting fossils which makes this museum a very informative stop for anyone even remotely interested in dinosaurs. There were a large number on dinosaurs in this particular area of Utah 150 million years ago because there was a huge lake in the area with meandering rivers flowing into and out of ...
... to the take-out boat ramp, but were surprised on the way. There was a large scar on a vertical canyon wall where a huge slab of rock had broken away and slid down to the river. There were not many visible obstacles in the river, but once we were there we found quite a few large boulders in the way. Will this new rapid wash out to nothing exciting in big water? And what will be its name? We were certainly all glad not to have been there when ...
... to Hell's Canyon" - Yikees!!! We just drove slowly and made it just fine.
Once we left the pines of the Black Hills behind and entered Wyoming, the scenery turned into the traditional desert - low sage brush and miles and miles of sand. Most of this part of Wyoming was like that, but when we entered the Unita Mountains in Utah, the pine trees were back. Then they disappeared and there were miles ...
... waiting for the first snow flake.
Heading east about 10 miles out of
town, we turned down an unassuming little access road for about 7
miles into Dinosaur National Monument. We parked in the little
parking area and walked into the little visitors center which was
about ½ retail space (full of plastic and stuffed dinosaurs, books
and T-shirts) and ½ very informative displays about dino ...
... There are some neat roadside signs declaring the rock strata as we descend and the era of deposition and type of fossils found within. This is an area rich with fossils.
We picked our site because it had a
pool and had been promising Peter a swim all day...but it is late and
we get him cleaned up, changed and into bed. The silver lining was the sunset. Red
and orange from the haze and smoke coming east from the 2,000 acre
forest fire 40 miles west of here.