Beaver Creek Inn
Travel Blogs from Lake Montezuma
We arrived in Phoenix Arizona from NYC via Chicago yesterday. The driver of the car hired to transport us to LaGuardia set an all time land speed record averaging somewhere around 90 the whole time. We were both thrilled by the added value we felt that service provided. The trip was otherwise uneventful with the flights containing the usual armrest …
... are sleeping under the stars on the Navajo Indian reservation, were picked up at the information centre by our Indian host whose name was Willie Blackwater. Willie took us on a 3 hour jeep tour of some of the more historic points on the reservation. A lot of western movies have been filmed on location here, so it feels both familiar and surreal at the same time. The rock formations are called Mesa's and mostly have ...
... he has a load of nutters on this trip.
I don't think Mariam will forget her 30th birthday.
14th: Hiking the Grand Canyon. We had to leave camp by 5.30am this morning to be able to complete one of the walks before the sun gets too hot. The expected temperature is 104 F at the bottom, the lower you go the warmer it gets. We have elected to do the hike to Cedar Creek which is a 3 mile round trip. The canyon is awesome, there is only one of it's kind ...
... type issues such as icing on the wings and instrument procedures. We are learning much and we believe the training will make us safer pilots for the trip. The simulator is nice and cool inside, but outside its 105 degrees. Can't wait to get back to Hawaii where it is cooler.
... some dirt parking lot. But we got off to an early start and made good time – even though most of the way the wind was making havoc. We are talking about 25 – 40 mph bursts. Cara was driving and I must say that for a girl she did just fine. Alan, on the other hand, was white knuckled and howling for her to slow down. I loved it – just like a roller coaster!
When we hit I-10, the winds continued, this time kicking up ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center