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... The Territorial Capital was moved to Tucson in 1867 but Prescott again became the Territorial Capital in 1877, until Phoenix became the capital in 1889. Today the population of the town and the surrounding area is about ...
... but I figured I’d be able to get a decent sampling.
My sampling turned out more thorough than I expected. At one of the scenic and hiking areas along the road to Sedona at which I stopped, I chatted up a number of fellow travelers on this absolutely beautiful day while we exchanged photo help (i.e., getting folks into their own pictures with their friends/family), and one of these travelers was a frequent visitor ...
... in the session, with nary a nibble over the past hour, when we look down beside the boat and see four or five LARGE trout just swimming by as if to say "we know you don't have your trout stamp and that you can't legally catch us". If we'd had a net it would have been very easy to break the law but instead they just kept on swimming and we just kept on casting a plastic worm to some non-existent largemouth ...
Because we only had a short distance to travel today we did not rush to leave; however, while preparing to leave several of the other campers came by to inquire about our travels from Florida. This is one of the advantages of camping, you get to chat with a lot of different people, and in fact one of them was from Daytona Beach. Our travels today took us east on I-40, then south on I-17 west on AZ Rt. 260 to the town ...
... Creek Brewery and Grill in the Tlaquepaque Shopping area. The lunch, they say, was great, but the shopping, not-so-much. Then again, left to themselves, Cara and Alan would rather spend the afternoon at Khols than a fine gallery – I mean, really, they have No Taste. Personally I would love a genuine Turquoise cowboy necklace, but I guess I don’t count. Sorry, I digress.
After a Sedona lunch, we headed farther north on ...
Other places to stay in Prescott
3599 Lee Circle, Prescott | 3 star hotelfrom $126
4499 Highway 69, Prescott | 3 star hotelfrom $103
122 East Gurley Street, Prescott | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- Can't take simple reservations
- A piece of history..
- Sometimes historic is just old...
3453 Ranch Drive, Prescott | 2 star hotelfrom $92
200 East Sheldon Street, Prescott | 2 star hotelfrom $110
- Wonderful hotel
- Nice place for business trip
- Great family friendly accomodations
3645 Lee Circle at Route 69 North, Prescott | 3 star hotelfrom $104
- What a Great Hotel
- Forest Villas What a Nice Surprise
- One of my WORST hotel experiences was at Forest Villas
1290 White Spar Rd., Prescott | 2 star hotelfrom $86
205 W. Gurley St., Prescott | Hotelfrom $99
- Super staff
- ...great sevice, clean facilities
- Best place in Prescott
230 South Cortez St., Prescott | 2 star hotelfrom $93
- Greatest little find of our entire vacation!
- The Vendome is in desperate need of a good cleaning!
- Fantastic, fun, clean, well worth the price, we will return
819 E. Gurley Street, Prescott | Hotelfrom $60