Best Western Cottonwood Inn
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Left Prescott at 09:15 today on what was billed as a short ride of only 46 miles: treat it like a vacation our leader said. Well it was short but it involved climbing to 7,023ft over Mingus Mountain in more or less one hit of 22 miles. Same as yesterday, beautiful scenery and a winding road up through the Ponderosa Pines. …
This will be the last post of our trip. We decided to stay in Cottonwood for a few day to get us used to the heat. We are at 3000 or so ft so it's a little cooler then in the valley. Took a drive up to Jerome. Had a wonderful breakfast at the Mile High Grill and Inn. Walked around town waiting for stores to open up. Cute town. Roads are real narrow in town and getting up there. Not to much fun in a big truck.
So today I have ...
... Hopefully we didn't scar the children with this experience and it will fade to the back of their minds!
We were moving on to Cottonwood, Arizona to stay at Dead Horse Ranch State Park for the next couple of nights. We drove through Coconino National Forest with Gran and Gramps following close behind us! We made a stop at Slide Rock State Park just outside of Sedona ...
... over barbies because I got a barbie of Alice and Wonderland and she got a beach one. I don't know why I was so upset over that because that's kind of stupid, but I was jealous. It's funny that I'm writing about barbies right now but that's the only memory that I can remember from that trip :( so I really am hoping to go again and hangout with my friend Kira as my older age, ...
Leaving the campsite at Lake Luna, we dialed in GPS for the Petrified Forest and Painted Desert National Parks. Those two national parks were certainly impressive, but after Carlsbad Caverns the bar was raised pretty high on the "wow" factor. Plus it's pretty hard to get your hands around something being 225 million years old, as the petrified logs apparently are. And at the time they were trees, ...
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