Travel Blogs from Pinetop
... it a "tax on stupidity." Show Low’s main street is appropriate to the city’s naming. My hotel is on West Deuce of Clubs. Seriously. Notable residents of Show Low include:
- Mike Furyk, father of PGA Tour golfer Jim Furyk. Mike was a golf pro at several clubs in Pennsylvania, and is credited with teaching golf to his son, Jim, who has won nearly $57 million with a club in his hands. Click here to see the somewhat unorthodox ...
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 ...
... as it gets pretty cold here after dark.
My soundtrack for today is some lazy dub (Hollie Cook) and Paul Simon (Graceland). After driving for several more hours, I decide to stop in Snowflake, Arizona, for the night because it's starting to get dark and I'm also developing a healthy appetite. It's high up on the plains of Navajo County, and I stumble across the Heritage Inn, a Victorian pioneer home built in 1890, which turns out to be rather quaint. ...
... up and as we were already wet we decided we couldn't get any wetter. I am glad we stayed because shortly after the rodeo started at 7pm the rain eased and we slowly dried off.
We saw all that you would expect at a rodeo and some we didn't such as Mutton Racing..."legalised child abuse", basically parents allowed their 4 year old son or daughter to be sat on top of a sheep and sent in to the arena to see how long they could stay on before they were thrown off by ...
... frames with our own unique design.
Charles, determined to come home with a cowboy hat visited the mercantile to Stetsons on for size. We did find one that wasn't too ridiculous but sadly they didn't have his size...what a shame. I on the other hand walked I tried the first one on I saw and bought it.
At 11.30 we all saddled up for a 3 hour ride including lunch. Charles was on his faithful friend Rose, Abigail had her new friend Boots but Oliver and I had to get to ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Pinetop Resort
Other places to stay in Pinetop
404 East White Mountain Blvd., Pinetop | 2 star hotelfrom $88
458 E. White Mountain Blvd, Pinetop | 2 star hotelfrom $75
1637 W. White Mountain Blvd., Pinetop | Hotelfrom $60
5801 Bucksprings Road, Pinetop | 3 star hotelfrom $130