The Bradshaw House
Travel Blogs from Prescott
... that I was closest to - the Monte Vista, nice room, shared bathroom. Had my dinner plan - chicken wings at bigfoot bbq - the best wings ever! Then stopped at one of the bars we used to go to, got chatting to some interesting people including Stephen - the true blood Hopi indian, Alessandra - the singer, Derek - the local who spent 6 months living in Ilford when he was 10 years old (small world sometimes!).
Ended up quite a late night! Fun ...
WWOOFing is an inexpensive way to travel the world, your biggest expense is the transportation part. Problem is- I'm broke. In a weird way it's on of the reasons I'm packing house and traveling. So I've got to find a way to acquire enough money to cover the flight, trains, ferry etc. My job isn't going to suddenly give me a $5000 dollar raise so here comes the foot work of sorting through Stuff.
Stuff. Our society has a fixation on gathering as much of it as ...
... so we chatted during our lunch break. The next section of the trail was along the limestone kiln trail which did actually have a kiln from days past in the side of the hill along the trail so was something of interest. We again met up with a trail ride and overheard the guide pointing out an old Indian cave on the side of the cliff above us. The final stretch of the loop was back on the road to where we had parked earlier that morning...GPS told us ...
... who couldn't drive very fast either. We saw snow on some of the mountain tops and then some 2' banks along the road in one short section.
We made it to Cosco, did our shopping, and filled gas because diesel was $3.85 instead of over $4.00 like it had been in Wickenburg. We asked about the highway north of Prescott and the door guard at Costco and the local police at the gas station both recommended we take the route that went up the valley. It was only ...
... to where we will store the bikes till they are put in the container. All of us weave back and forth, accelerate and break hard just to feel the bike under us one last time. Its funny but we all do it and can’t stop. I’m sure we all have the same feelings for this last ride.
We arrive at a small farm and the garage door is opened for us. We back the bikes in and after a few farewell pictures close the door on the bikes for a couple of months. I’m ...
Other places to stay in Prescott
3599 Lee Circle, Prescott | 3 star hotelfrom $120
4499 Highway 69, Prescott | 3 star hotelfrom $86
122 East Gurley Street, Prescott | 3 star hotelfrom $93
- 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 $112
- Wonderful hotel
- Nice place for business trip
- Great family friendly accomodations
3645 Lee Circle at Route 69 North, Prescott | 3 star hotelfrom $93
- 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 $57
205 W. Gurley St., Prescott | Hotelfrom $50
- 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 $52