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Travel Blogs from Flagstaff
Today was our last day in Zion park. So we decided to go Ride ATVs. When we first got there I was really excited except I thought the heat would kill me .When got started it was not that hot because when we were going fast the breeze helped a lot. We stopped at many places one of the times Logan and I played ...
... down the canyon it turns red where the layers above it are eroded and deposited on its surface. This 340 million old layer was deep under the ocean at the time it was formed (Martin).
Then the "roaring twenties" provides a great warm up to the canyon, testing our river reading and navigation skill. Twenty four mile rapid provided quite the run for me, where terrified I was going to hit a huge standing wave ...
... keeps me coming back here - trains seem to roll by at the back of the hotel every 15 min. Most likely it's the fact that it's only in the 80s & not 105F like everywhere else around this plateau. Once I am acclimatised to this temp, I'll do better in the high ones using the wet vest & can scramble across the desert to San Diego.
The hotel is convenient to a Safeway (great food choices), a Walgreen & the Riordan Mansion. So after getting some goods ...
... over them helps, but a hat would make a world of difference).
And so, when we made our first stop of the day, at Camp Verde (it used to be a military town, and now it's little more than a Starbucks and a petrol station) I went hat-hunting.
And I came away with a beauty. At least, I think it is, and I'm taking the many stares I've been getting since putting it on as a positive sign ...
... where elk surely graze, if you’re there at the right time. It’s between a range of mountains called The Peaks and the actual volcano site itself. When I leave, I hope to stop at the site again and photograph both.
It’s much cooler here, getting only into the lower seventies during the day. It was cloudy when I arrived. I noticed when driving through and looking for a site that there was a bit of 3G data showing on the ...
Other places to stay in Flagstaff
2515 E. Butler Avenue, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Quiet Nostalgia
- Great place
- Wonderful hotel!!!
1175 West Route 66, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $130
- A relief
- Great Welcome Good Food Excellent Room
- A stay from hell
300 S Milton Rd, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $145
2320 E Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $115
- Good Continental Breakfast
- Wonderful progress on rennovation
- Remodeling, stay at your on risk
2015 South Beulah Boulevard, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $99
- Use Caution
- Great stay
- Would stay there again
2005 South Milton Road, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $99
- An excellent hotel
- Fiarfield is fine
- Great location and price
3440 N Country Club Drive, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- Quiet, excellent and reasonable
- Stay Here! Awesome Place!
- Very Pet Friendly!
706 South Milton Road, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $159
- Great Hotel - 8/11-8/13/04
- Great Staff!!
- EMBASSY SUITES TOO LOUD
2500 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | Hotelfrom $27
2455 Beulah Road, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $131
2400 South Beulah Boulevard, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $148
- Good location
- A Pleasant Stay
- Accommodating staff
2200 E. Butler Ave, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $82
1008 East Route 66, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $63
- Would be negative if available...
- Terrible Place to Stay
- Worst place ever!! Don't stay here.....
2350 E Lucky Ln, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $75
2755 Woodlands Village Blvd / I-17, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $71
- Schönes Hotel für Tagesausflüge in Flagstaff und Umgebugn
- Nice hotel for day trips in the Flagstaff area.
- Still a Great Hotel
2000 S. Milton Road, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $49
350 West Forest Meadows Street, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $122
2520 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $69
2540 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $76
2355 S Beulah Blvd., Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $110
- Nice, Clean Hotel, Great Breakfast
- High value
- OK for the energetic
602 W. Route 66, Flagstaff | 1 star hotelfrom $63
914 S. Milton Rd., Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $63
2765 S Woodlands Village Blvd, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $65
3300 East Route 66, Flagstaff | 1 star hotelfrom $61