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24 .7. 2014
following day we entered Utah and where
heading for a free campsite that Michelle found on her tireless searches on the
internet, just south of Salt Lake City.
After some stops for internet we arrived at Burraston Ponds by late
afternoon. Now that was a real jewel of
a find. It consist of three ponds all fed by underground sprigs and only local
Families bring there kids to swim ...
So starts the camping portion of our trip! Up at 6 and a 2.5 hour drive to Walmart to grab our food and drinks for the next few nights. We were split into groups, all having a different job for set days. Walmart was an experience, they sell everything and the garden shed in there! After a tedious shop we made our packed lunches and played Tetris again as we packed the trailer. We drove again for a few hours before we reached the Zion National Park, where we were going to climb up ...
... others there to eventually die of thirst, with the river in sight but out of reach 2000 feet below.
After attempting to take in the stunning views, we headed back to the visitor centre and car. With a few hours of daylight still left and no spaces at this campsite, we decided to drive on and make up a few more miles. We eventually settled on Millsite State Park campsite, which was really in the middle of nowhere but next to a lake. We pitched up, fed ourselves and crawled in to ...
... the arch which makes for nice pictures. And it was an easy walk to it. Today it was 103 degrees but there was a wind so it didn't feel bad.
We returned to Moab and booked a River Rafting tour for tomorrow morning. We also booked a tour in UTV (Utility Terrain Vehicle.)
We ate a late lunch in place of dinner at the Moab Grill - very good steak - so tender - locally raised steer.
We went back to our room (again Hampton Inn - this one is a ...
... we had booked it near the airport.) The guy at the desk told us that if we are going to the airport during rush hour then we would be better off at the airport since in traffic it could take 15 minutes to get to the airport. We both started to laugh. It takes us an hour from our home without traffic. With traffic you can double that.
We walked to the Market Street Grill for dinner. ...