Astronomers Inn

Address: 1311 South Astronomers Road, Benson, Arizona, 85602, United States | Inn
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This inn, located on 1311 South Astronomers Road, Benson, is near Vega-Bray Observatory and Council Rocks.
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    Travel Blogs from Benson

    Day 17, Ft. Stockton, TX to Benson, AZ

    A travel blog entry by rocket2thekeys on Aug 15, 2015

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    The morning started as it usually did after a rain day, and that is early so I could get all my riding tack outside onto my bike as a drying rack, or more effectively sandwiched between the hot asphalt and the hot sun. Also this m'otel provided a 1500 watt hair dryer so I was able to dry both my riding shoes in about 30 minutes by placing the dryer right in the foot hole. They did temporarily shrink half a size during the process though.

    We were STILL in Texas. One thing ...

    The Roadtrip Begins!

    A travel blog entry by jabbiemontgogo on Mar 01, 2015

    18 photos

    ... to see those trout flop out from fish truck tank to lake. Did I say remote? It was. But the country was really breathtaking. Forrest, rolling hills with the random antelope, ranches and a few cowboy churches. Yes, cowboy churches. P.S. Thank you to my parents for showing us around the area. We had a great time.

    That's all for now. Stay classy.


    Kartcher Caverns

    A travel blog entry by bigfoot_travels on Jan 21, 2015

    12 photos

    ... amp; there's tumbleweed blowing across the roads!! We start descending & I'm glad Ron's driving!!

    Kartchner Caverns was discovered in 1974 by 2 cavers who kept it secret for 4 years. They finally approached the land owners, probably after researching them & found out Mr. Kartchner was an educator. I'm sure they were relieved when he agreed with the cavers that the caves needed to be protected & preserved. Negotiations ...

    Looking at the Past.....Appreciating the Present

    A travel blog entry by batttravels on Feb 26, 2014

    6 comments, 33 photos

    ... is bat poop that is over 15,000 years old
    and a fully articulated ground sloth skeleton they say is 86,000 years old.
    WOW!!!! We got to see the poop but not the skeleton.

    We tried to see Tombstone on Friday (2/15/14), got there and
    walked around and saw a few things but decided to leave and come back another
    day cause Rusty was feeling too bad to continue. Before we left we did see a
    few things. We walked through Boothill Cemetery ...

    Down the rabbit hole

    A travel blog entry by billhall on Feb 18, 2014

    18 photos

    ... in person. I was pretty stoked to check things as soon as the movie was over, Marge led us down the stair tower down into the crew quarters and work area of a genuine nuclear missile silo.

    We went to the control room, where procedures and equipment were explained in great detail. If you're unaware, any launch/use of any nuclear device by the United States is only a retaliatory response. U.S. policy is that we ...