Holiday Inn Express Farmington (Bloomfield)
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Walked through the town in the evening and visited several pawn shops and indian jewelry stores. Mostly overpriced stuff but it was nice. Aztec speedway for racing nuts runs Saturday nights. We just rested today mostly. Tommorrow is the big day doing the Monument Valley
... had some protection for much longer. The property has been under the control of the U.S. Forest Service for a long time and it continues to be under their control. The USFS lets a group called the Chimney Rock Interpretive Association conduct the tours of the area.
You must pay a $15 fee for a tour in order to drive up to the upper parking lot. That :"tour" could be a self-guided tour of the Great Kiva Trail, a 1/3 mile ...
... end, I ended up thanking Grant for making me break some rules and make some memories. :0)
I'm so proud of Erica for going mountain climbing with me! She totally 'rocked' it!
I'm really glad I ended up climbing the side of the very summit of Tucamcari, because the view from the top was breathtaking. Nothing for miles and miles but purple buttes and crawling black shadows from the few clouds that hung ...
... Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. The term "Escalante" refers to the way that the land as it transitions from the depths of the Grand Canyon to the heights of the Colorado Plateau rises in a series of steps like a staircase. Of course, only a giant would notice this. We are mere ants in this scale. The Vermillions are the second or third "step" up from the Canyon. Sometimes you could see higher cliffs in the background. As we drew closer to the Colorado River, ...
... town as the houses were pretty small as were the trailers. High level of Native Americans here. I did see a newspaper report that every school – 32 in all – in this county (county's here are as big as some states back east) did not meet AYP – the No Child Left Behind standards. Wow, every school failed. Ouch.
We set up camp in an industrial part of town – as 50% of the town was – in a place called Mom and Pops. It was a dusty old ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
We stayed here using Priority points. Small and new H/I Express. Good for business, or a base of operations for sightseeing or an overnight stay. Small indoor pool and Jacuzzi. Breakfast bar was ho-hum. Staff was pleasant
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