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... our trip was wonderful, I think everyone was ready to be home. I was going through a bit of "show withdrawal" but thankful for so many special memories I would have of this trip. Summer will be over about the time we get home... school starting up again and back to the routines... but my summer was fabuluous and my heart is overflowing.
... such a fine sight to see
It's a girl, my lord
... preferred places to live, the Sedona area would rank pretty highly.
We set out at a nice late 10am and headed over to meet with my Aunt Mindy and Uncle Frank at a local Starbucks. I haven't seen them in years so it was really nice to catch up with them. After that, we headed out and set off through the National Forest with red rocks all around. Breathtaking. After we passed through Flagstaff though, it got significantly less beautiful and more brown. We were going to ...
... road in mostly bad shape. I worried about my tires, my cars' front end alignment and my rattling nerves. I crosssed the Continental Divide and didn't feel a thing. The Rio Grande River was a bitter disapointment - it's dehydated to about nothing.
I stopped in Gallup, NM for a true mexican lunch. Once I got the feeling back in my lips I got back on the road toward my destination for today. I stopped further down the road, ...
... and foaming over the rocks. As the road climbed higher, we could look out over the valley below and see the road winding and stretching into the distance. Also as we climbed higher we began to see more and more mountains.
Then we reached the top of the pass - 12,095 feet! There were views all around of mountains, near and far, and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed