Holiday Inn Express Pinetop
Travel Blogs from Pinetop
Our last couple of days here in Show Low have been spent relaxing and seeing the countryside. The babes are too little and Alle too pregnant for anything strenuous, so we've taken advantage of the being outdoors on the back porch, shopping, eating out, and sadly, checking out the situation just down the road with the San Juan fire. Alle and Eric spoke with some people up in the area and were told the wind ...
... temps at about 84 degrees and a nice breeze. Roy may have lost to Eric on the Deer Hunter game last night, but he claims he won the "who can catch the most fish" contest. Two tiny blue gill vs. a big long hunk of lake grass! Lol! An older lady fishing from the other platform had two beautifully sized trout on her lines. Oh well, the day was perfectly lovely and relaxed even if we didn't catch much.
... We found the cabin without difficulty, which is located off the White Mountain Highway in an area called Cedar Ridge. It's just beautiful! Almost like two houses in one, so the grandkids are going to have lots of room to play. Of course, Roy got his incredibly bright flashlight out and found some cobwebs and then immediately got upset because the air filters were so filthy. Needless to say, he made sure that situation ...
... Balloon Fiesta, held annually in October. The nine-day event is one of the city's largest tourist attractions, drawing more than 700 hot-air balloonists from all over the world. It's the world's largest balloon festival. The event began in 1972 as the highlight of a 50th birthday celebration for local radio station KOB. Albuquerque seems to bring out good things in music. Glen Campbell began his career here playing guitar in his ...
Much cooler today, in the mid 80's and overcast
It only sprinkled when I was filling up the car.
Salt River Canyon is spectacular but requires driver concentration. I am glad it was a short day.
Tomorrow, I am aiming for Cortez, CO. for the weekend
Today's lunch was forgetable ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services