Glen Canyon Lodge
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Went on a Canyon tour. It was interesting and beautiful. The canyon was formed by water flowing through it over 1000's of years. Went we were there, it was boiling hot and not a drop of water in sight. But in the cooler months the canyon has flash floods from the rain and I think snow ...
... me that A could not tag along with me, and that her only option was to go on a guided tour. So the revised plan was for me to go by myself, and then D could bring the kids on a later guided tour.
I didn’t know exactly what to expect inside the canyon… it wasn’t exactly what I had envisioned, but still very cool inside. I spent over an hour snapping photos, and got a few that I think will turn out pretty ...
... the difference now!
Rounding horseshoe bend: we shouted up to the hikers 800 feet above.
My low point and the kids’ high point from the rafting
I left my flip flops on the beach and so had to be carried up the hot metal and ridged steps by my knight in shining armour (Olav!) The kids obviously thought this was hilarious, which it probably was.
On a recommendation from Kris, our B&B host, we headed off to Antelope ...
... was incredible, we were in the canyon at the optimum time when the sun shined in. This lit the whole place up made the curves and lines in the rock look jaw-droppingly beautiful. We Spent like an hour and a bit in the Canyon, we had to stay with the tour as their was a risk of flash floods, which apparently sometimes completely fill the canyon.
From here we went down to Lake Powell which was also a pretty cool lake but didn’t quite stand up ...
... place that you couldn't take a two year old through. So I forgot about it until Molly mentioned it. We looked into it some more, and it turns out you can only get there by taking a guided Navajo tour and kids were fine, so we decided to give it a shot. It was a beautiful place, with all kinds of red and orange colors and beams of light coming in, but I couldn't really get over how packed it was and the forced pace set by the guides. I had heard Antelope ...
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