Prospector Inn

380 W. Main St., Escalante, Utah, 84726, United States | Hotel

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Saturday – Hell’s Backbone Rd

A travel blog entry by esty666 on Oct 05, 2013

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A leisurely and easygoing day. The group split up into three or four little sub groups doing different things. Sadly, Max was developing a very bad cold and was laid up in bed. Rick and I – and the gorgeous red Jeep Wrangler - went and drove Hell's Backbone Rd, which starts right in town. We first drove up to Posey Lake, an idyllic little …

Sunday – Cosmic Ashtray

A travel blog entry by esty666 on Oct 06, 2013

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Our last day in Escalante – and some of our group have already left … sniff!!! … I really wanted to go to The House in time to say good bye (again) to Frankie and Alex and the dogs, but then I went to check up on Max and Rick downstairs at the Prospector Inn, who were both sick, especially Max – Max not good at all, Rick …

Friday – Canyoneering

A travel blog entry by esty666 on Oct 04, 2013

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Adventure Day! Eight of us had signed up for canyoneering today. I had at first been reluctant to join this since I had absolutely no desire at all to go sloshing through chest-high water – or worse ! – in near Arctic conditions in southern Utah – high elevation – in October. Oh no, I was told, it'll be nothing like that, …

Thursday – Spooky and Peekaboo

A travel blog entry by esty666 on Oct 03, 2013

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Oh what a day – one of those totally unforgettable special days that'll always stand out. Well, we had agreed to meet again at 9 the morning. The plan was to go down HITR Rd and then down into Coyote Gulch to explore Spooky and Peekaboo slot canyons. We car pooled into four vehicles and set off, spaced apart on HITR to stay far enough …

Tuesday – Kanab to Escalante

A travel blog entry by esty666 on Oct 01, 2013

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I slept in until 7:30 a.m. since there was no rush. I would only drive from Kanab to Escalante today, roughly 140 miles. I had been planning to go for a hike at Bryce, since this is one of my favorite places, but today being October 1st and the brats in the DC sandbox having a hissy fit (I know I'm supposed to show respect for my elders …

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This hotel, located on 380 W. Main St., Escalante, is near Escalante Petrified Forest State Park, Peekaboo Gulch, Highway 12 Scenic Byway, and Escalante Resource Area.
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