Wayside Motor Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Monticello
My sunburn had me overheating last night. I woke up to sudden wind gusts that tore 3 tent stakes out of the ground because it was getting broadsided. I rushed out and repositioned and restaked it. It started raining so I zipped the rain fly, but I was boiling up with heat inside. It was a terrible night's sleep. My alarm went off at 4 but I couldn't muster the energy to get up. This place is so lonely. No one has driven through. There are no animal sounds ...
... left just after 4pm and headed off to Blanding. Turns out this is a dry town! No alcohol at all. But we could do with a dry night! Lol we went for dinner at a local restaurant...I had chicken which was a normal size...but Julie and Denise had a vegetarian sandwich..the size of a large plate...needless to say the guys helped finish off their meals...no way the girls could. Back to rooms ..go to bed early and catch up on blogs. Off to Salt Lake City tomorrow ...
Friday- May 10 We left Dead Horse Point State Park after taking some nice sunset pictures the night before. Headed to Moab to fill up and also stop at the supermarket. Moab is a great little town that is overwhelmed with all the tourists and RV's staying there.
Headed down route 191 to Blanding where we stopped at the Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum in the town. Must stop. This museum is a ...
... me to do some rampant drive by tourism so that I could get off the Mesa before being stuck up there in snow. On that occasion I visited the Island in the Sky so I decided to give the Needles area a look. So glad that I did as the place was both spectacularly beautiful and also completely deserted.
There are a few short hikes in the park but also five of 10 miles plus and I opted for the once that heads out to the confluence of the Green ...
... scenic road from Monticello to Canyonlands, which goes high up in the Abajo mountains. Glad we're in a warm car since it's 30 degrees with light snow in some parts.