PVC at Roundhouse Resort
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... strong to send in any of the Hotshots to battle the blaze. It was only a year ago we lost all those brave souls in the Yarnell fire, so I was glad to hear they are using good common sense and not risking any lives with this one.
We played charades last night and I almost peed my pants watching Roy act out Michael Jackson and Barack Obama. (Those big ears of his helped him pull off Barack so ...
We ended the day with a great dinner at Charlie Clarks's Steak house. We ran into an old friend from work, Ron Smith, who is also up here with his family. Ron mentioned he and his family were hiking today not far from the San Juan fire that has flared up east of Show Low. Already 2,000 acres burned. So sad for the families who live in the area and for the beautiful forest in this area.
Today was travel day to the Rim Country and Show Low, AZ, where we will stay for a week with our daughter Alle and her family before moving across country. We were on the road by 11:30am and zipping up the Bee Line Highway within 45 minutes. (Gotta love that 202 mid-day) In no time we were starting to climb to higher elevations.
I guess you have to be a desert dweller to feel the excitement as the low ...
... I leave New Mexico, my personal impression is that it's nickname could easily be changed to "Land of DIS-enchantment." Just my opinion. *** The road continues south to St. Johns, where I turn west toward Show Low, elevation 6,345 feet – tonight’s destination. But first, after several hours of riding in mid-80 degree temperatures, I stop in St. John's at TLC!s Family Kitchen. I get a large diet coke, my idea of proper hydration on a ...
Much cooler today, in the mid 80's and overcast
It only sprinkled when I was filling up the car.
Salt River Canyon is spectacular but requires driver concentration. I am glad it was a short day.
Tomorrow, I am aiming for Cortez, CO. for the weekend
Today's lunch was forgetable ...
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