The Canyon Motel
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... amble across the valley below while drinking our coffee - they were oblivious to us way up above.
On the way back to the entrance to the park, we stopped at various places to see what was around. We really wanted to see the bighorn sheep, as we haven't caught sight of them yet. While looking over the valley, chipmunks were running around and Olav amazingly spotted a hummingbird in a tree. We could hear it and then it came out ...
The famous Rocky's!! We arrived at 5pm expecting no chance of a camp spot at any one of the 4 campgrounds but WOW they all had vacancy! Our first night was at Timbercreek, only 20 of the 100 sites were taken. The next morning was freezing, our temp gage in our car read ICE!! We left our water bottles on the picnic table and they froze, even our chairs had frost on them. We met a really nice guy called Andy ...
... the best motel in the nation. For a very decent price, about half that of rival chain motels in a larger city nearby, we got a whole suite. There are three rooms: a bedroom/living room, a kitchen/bedroom, and a large bathroom with a tub. The beds are moderately comfortable, but with soft, clean linens. The rooms are covered with wood paneling like cabins you might rent in the Nortbwoods. There's a homemade photo of a bull elk above the bed to set the mountain mood. ...
... many people had spotted moose, we saw none.
While we were up in the area, we also had some time to visit our good friends (Melanie and Jake). They just rented a house in Gold Hill, and they definitely have it made up there. They have amazing views, and they share their bunches of acres with horses and goats. We camped in their front yard for a night. It's funny how I always feel more at home while sleeping in a tent.
... 110 degrees. They had a couple of other smaller pools but it was kinda stinky (duh, sulpher pools) and just too small. I thought the pools would be bigger and more natural looking. And besides the color of the water and the floating sulpher just unnerved me! We won't need to visit them ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Go some place else. This place is nothing like it is advertised.
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