Canyonlands Motor Inn
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Monticello
... and dead ending some impressive rock formations.
This area is known for having plenty of water, but is very susceptible to flash floods. As you drive the scenic road, the low points in the road are concrete to prevent getting washed out in a flash flood. During flash floods, red sand washes up on the roadway, and we had to be careful on the bike as several areas had a lot of sand in the road. There were lots of scenic views ...
... Then we came upon the outcrop...had to veer to the left.
We descended in to a canyon. The MPH signs went from 50 to 30 to 20 to 15mph !!! We took it real slow around the last couple of hairpin turns going downhill before we came to the parking lot.
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... in heading south. Then we were in Arches at the same time, but in different areas, so missed each other again. Happy trails guys!
Our abode tonight is the Monticello Inn Motel in Monticello, Utah. Old style drive in motel, but updated furnishings. Very friendly orange cat here, tried to break into our room. Darned entitled kitties - what can you do?
Booking our first two nights in Taos, NM, where we’ll head off to tomorrow.
adios for ...
... sitting under a picnic table for shade because my tent turned into an oven at 7am. I wish I could just get out of here, but I don't think it's safe to bike 75 miles in the sun in my condition. What if I become too exhausted and need to stop for the day? I have no idea what the terrain is like other than there's elevation gain. I'm considering trying to hitch hike, but I doubt anyone will have room for my bike. I feel ...
... I think the only original building there is the theater. We did some shopping at Wal-Mart there because we both were out of cash. It's 68 degrees, sunny and getting very windy. Our plan is to go to Flagstaff,AZ and start North, but we keep watching the weather for Flagstaff and all points West and North of there and it's low is 32 degrees and rain or snow and strong winds. We crossed the Continental Divide at 2:27 in NM. I missed the pic. No warning for those things. ...