Meadow Creek Inn & Spa
Travel Blogs from Stanley
... he frequented are still open for business.
This was quite the swanky area in the middle of the 20th century with the Hollywood A-list using this as their winter playground to ski and party...now its just us mortals here, which is for the best as in a typically understated Idaho way this is a great resort area with abundant slopes at a fraction of the hipster price.
Today was the long-awaited rafting trip - the first for three of us. We chose White Otter Outdoor Adventures out of Sunbeam, and they were fantastic. John and Carol caravaned with us to Stanley, and along the way we stopped at a scenic overlook and got a gorgeous view of the Sawtooth Valley. In Stanley, we ate brunch at the Stanley Baking Company and were suitably impressed with the sourdough pancakes and other delicious items. From there we drove north along the Salmon River and ...
... 8217;s another story). The patron set was just what you’d expect from the Bitterroot Mountains. Before leaving Elk Bend, we accomplished what we came for - to visit the local hot springs. We danced our way through the valley of humming of Cicadas and I raced with child-like enthusiasm over craggy rock mounds to receive my highly anticipated gift; a plethora of warm waterfall fed spring pools. After jumping from pool to pool to experience the greatness of ...
... the doors are as follows:
Humming bird one
Not tremendously impressive, but a start, and we have Yellowstone to come.
In terms of media-watch, the Idaho Mountain Express paper contains an article on the wolf hunting season, which starts on Aug 30.
Anyway, here are a few photos which can perhaps give a bit of a glimpse of our ...
... her... .so the time estimates are just a guess at best.
What I really use it for is to see the road directly ahead...with the forward view you can see whats after the turn right ahead also how tight the turn will be. I did not realize how much I relied on this till last year when I dropped the battery. I was a bit nervous in some of the twisty's. With it on.quick glance and look ahead....I can lean in on a corner knowing what I got to ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking