Travel Blogs from Vernal
... where we will go from here, but we'll keep moving, probably East.
(John) Well the **** floated to the top this evening at the campground. As soon as we got here I started the hookups and since Beckett had been in the motor home most of the day Cathy decided to take her for a run in a field next to the parking area. We use the electronic collar and it works very well. As it would be an old lady ...
... jumble of rocks. It was only when we were at the bottom of it that Frank looked on his GPS and said that we had just gone through S.O.B. Again, not far beyond is the very fun Schoolboy Rapid. The river narrows and runs into the left wall, creating a really exciting series of roller coaster waves. I got drenched! More riffles take us down to the Inglesby Rapid, the final named rapid in Split Mountain Canyon. Sadly we head through the last two miles ...
... especially the black bears and the moon bears. Riding up Berthoud Pass, right on the road, sure enough we saw a running bear. How prophetic! T and I are convinced Emma has her Tata's story telling genes. Kirk, Carol, T and I have ridden for years, and many miles in Colorado and have never seen a bear on the highway before.
... getting caught in a bend in the river and then they were quickly covered by a layer of mud . Over the years, the soil was compressed and became stone - holding the bones in place. They think this because .there are lots of vertebrae still together so the muscles and tendons had to be there to hold them in shape to begin with. Then as the earth plates collided creating the Rocky Mountain chain in this area ...
... south through some pretty uninteresting drab
country. If not for the prong-horned antelope and the natural gas
wells all over the place there would be nothing to look at. We
pulled into Green River, Wyoming at dinner time and did the
call-ahead-pizza-pick-up thing so we could eat on the road and keep
moving south heading to Vernal, UT.
Leaving the parking lot, making a sharp
turn with me sitting on an ice chest (and not in a seat with a ...
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1515 W US Hwy 40, Vernal | 2 star hotelfrom $119
1205 West Highway 40, Vernal | 3 star hotelfrom $118
251 East Main Street, Vernal | Hotelfrom $110
311 E. Main St., Vernal | 1 star hotelfrom $67
423 W Main Street, Vernal | Hotelfrom $119
590 W. Main St., Vernal | 1 star hotelfrom $58
301 E 100 S, Vernal | 2 star hotelfrom $121
1015 Highway 40 East, Vernal | Hotelfrom $65
120 East Main Street, Vernal | Hotelfrom $38