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... of the most spectacular scenery we've seen. The cacti are awesome. Huge. There are magnificent rocks and cliffs. Blue sky. Fluorescent citrus green moss. Beige, red, brown and yellow rocks. Steep valleys. We drove along, music playing on the car radio, windows down, singing! We feel so happy.
We found the tiny town of Tortilla Flat. The bar has saddles for stools, and $1 notes cover every wall surface. Continuing the drive, we stopped a lot for photo ...
... Chris is soaked to the bone and my teeth are chattering uncontrollably as I try to get free of soaking underclothes and get into the sleeping bag! "Those who forget history, are doomed to repeat it." Yes, we knew it could happen, but when we moved our camp to the darker side of the church the grass looked so marginalized that we 'assumed' that it surely never gets watered. Probably true every night, but Thursday. This was only the culmination of a wild ...
... out to you if you let it.
The cactus forests, different plants you don't see in the mountains of Montana.
Sunsets that bring sighs . Hummingbirds that never stop amazing me.
Stopped in Roosevelt to visit some great friends.
Will spend the night then off to Payson.
Today Fay took us on a a trip to Tonto National Monument. We got the last 3 slots for the ranger tour. Its a 2 hour drive from Phoenix but it is really worth it. The ranger explained a lot about the plants and the history of that place Just look at the pictures we took.
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Heute sind wir mit Fay (unserer Gastgeberin in Phonix) ...
Palm Springs to Phoenix. A nice, easy, drive. A lot of uphill, but not too much stress on the truck.
The plan was to tent at a KOA just past Phoenix in Mesa and do some laundry. I still have all my RawHyde week clothing to wash and I can smell it a mile away. I'm driving through Phoenix just after 3 PM and the temperature is in the 30's C. Maybe it's a little warm for camping and the cost difference for a hotel ...