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- Pets allowed
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... was the birthing scene with the baby born feet first. I persuaded Monica to travel further across the Colorado river as I was particularly interested in seeing the dinosaur footprints at another site. These were from a three toed allosaurus and in order to see them properly we had a clamber over rocks to ascend to where the rock face was exposed. Having now had for us a fairly chilled am it was time to travel on to our destination for the night, Mancos. This ...
... so we didn't stay long in the museum but did watch a very good Discovery Channel movie out the front. I liked the museum as a lot of the bones displayed were found in the immediate area.
A short detour was to the Colorado National Monument park to drive the rim of the canyon. This was spectacular red rock formations dropping into gorgeous canyons with views over the valley to Grand Junction. Even better was that we were often the only car ...
... huge boulder, perhaps 10 metres in circumference rested atop a pillar of red rock, while on the left Nefertiti - a vast piece of rock carved over time by the elements to resemble the head of the famous queen, surveyed the landscape around her on the right. This was accompanied by windows in the rock, allowing us to see straight through to the vast plains behind and the famous arches of the park came into view around every bend. Some were large in diameter, some ...
... off at Woody’s Bar to rehydrate with three glasses of Cutthroat Ale. Suitably refreshed we went back to see if the washing was done and float the idea of dinner.
Dinner was a margarita pizza with extra anchovies from Zac’s bar and grill, washed down with another beer (dehydration kills!). Bellies full, feeling slightly fuzzy (from the altitude) and very sleepy we returned to the motel and made up for the previous night’s appalling ...
... were surrounded by green trees and more comfortable temperatures. We arrived at our campsite just outside Durango at about 5:00 pm. We got set up and then jumped in the Prius to go and explore Durango. Durango is a very cool place and definitely worth visiting if you are in the area. The historic downtown is full of wonderful shops and restaurants and there is an old hotel, The Strater Hotel, where the staff dress in period costumes. Weirdly, we chose to eat a ...