The INN At St.George
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Night 25: Beating the Mojave Heat From Barstow, CA, to St. George, UT Today we managed 298 miles across four states. Most of the drive was in the Mojave and along the edge of the Great Basin, which account for the scorching sunny skies and temps topping off at a whopping 114 in low lying areas. Most of the day the temp was around 111. I only have time for a short report tonight. It was a busy day and I'm beat. We started in Barstow, a city of the ...
This summer finds us off the road for a few months north of St. George, Utah. While we have no specific agenda this summer, other than waiting for our next grandson to arrive, we are getting around to see a few sites in spite of the hot, dry desert weather. It's been awhile since it has been below 95 degrees and it will no doubt get hotter as the summer progresses. We figured it would be good to get some historic sites covered ...
As Marco said this morning today was a "vacation from our vacation". We decided to stay an extra day here in St. George because we're enjoying the Snow Canyon park so much. But also wanted to take it easy now that we're about half-way through our trip. This included sleeping in and having a leisurely morning. However, it's also a school day so Suzanne and the boys were still had their lessons. Meanwhile Omar did another load ...
... just come and posted a sign saying the area was closed due to the government shutdown. The ranger didn't ask people to leave. I guess they are pretty fed up with it too.
On the return trip I was able to get onto pavement about 10 miles before the complete return because I was heading towards Fredonia. I stopped for a hot cup of coffee as it was pretty cold. I booked a hotel ...
... 45 min drive but the scenery was incredible. Once there we had to use the shuttle busses to get to where we wanted to start the walks. In peak season this is the only way to get around. We went to the far end of the canyon because we wanted to start with the riverside walk. It had rained quite heavy the night before and there was concern that we might not be able to get in as the Virgin river had risen overnight. All had settled by the time we got there though the ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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