El Rancho Motel
Travel Blogs from Parker
... to the office where we were greeted by a woman who seemed shocked we wanted to hire jet skis in the rain. We were rather confused at first, but after discovering that Lake Havasu only has about 14 rainy days a year we understood why no-one else was going jet skiing on this rainy day. However, we're used to the rain in England and since we only had one full day to spend in Lake H we drank a can of man up and got going. By the time we ...
... from the mist but we were
enjoying the great variety of wildflowers that we saw. The colors and
shapes were amazing. Everywhere you looked it was a vitual bouquet of
flowers just for your enjoyment.
We walked over to the Devil's
Punchbowl, a collapsed sea cave with the water continuing to pushc
through from the ocean into the grotto. You could hear the waves
booming as we looked down.
As we continued along the path, we came ...
... Then they decided to prove their manliness and sped off...but Jess and I didn’t want to break the law (as we’ve seen a few people being pulled over already) so we stayed back....our exit was coming up but turns out they were coming off the same exit which was really fun until they turned down a different road to us...they probably thought we were stalking them but oh well...it was fun while it lasted.
We headed for a town called ...
... swim we came back to find the Tour Leader already drunk and it was just 6pm! We had a big meal consisting of two plates - one for the steak and the other for the salad. It was certainly a big drinking night after that.
In the morning there were a few sore heads and regrets, so we made a late start towards the California border. We didn't have far to go and soon were driving to the town of Parker on the Colorado River. Because our group ...
Believe it or not we hit rain on our way here and all the rest of the day. Very wet. We knew there was a storm coming, forecast of snow for Tuscon!!! But none for us thankgoodness. We tried to get here before the big rains.
Many RV parks in this Parker area and along the Colorado River. It's very scenic with the mountains and the river ...