Motel 6 Idaho Falls
Travel Blogs from Idaho Falls
Today we angled SSE beginning our run back down towards Colorado. Rode thru some superb country in Montana before re-entering Idaho. For most of the way we rode alongside the 'Bitter Root' mountain range and continued to follow both the Lewis-Clark Trail and the Nez Perce Trail.
(The Nez Perce Historic Trail follows the same journey undertaken …
... it home, and he reminded me we were less than an hour’s drive away if I wanted to come get it. So after dinner, Gayle and I decided to drive back to “Poky” (as the locals call it) and get the jewelry. Plus I could use their computer for a few minutes and check on my fantasy baseball team! So I got my earrings and necklace, got to cuddle with my grandson, and take care of my baseball team - a worthwhile trip on all ...
We had the all you can eat pancake breakfast at the campground. We took Chuckie to get groomed. After picking him up we went for a bike ride along the Snake River. This is another beautiful river with walk and bike paths that make it very easy to explore and many park settings along the path. The city has created a hydroelectric project on the river. The Idaho ...
... they are having a convention in Spearfish, South Dakota and that is where they are headed.
After we eat we head out toward Idaho Falls. This is pretty much just a driving day, so we do not expect anything eventful. As we drive we continue seeing the beautiful mountains that we have come to expect being out West. I can never get enough of them.
It is interesting that everywhere we stop, people ask us, ...
... we didn't see any game. We learned that pronghorn and other game migrate between the mountains and the plains. We passed very few communities, ones with populations of 512, 413, and 76. Eventually we arrived at Craters of the Moon National Monument, a vast expanse of volcanic flow. Some parts are like black sand, some rough stones, some smooth ropes, and there are volcanic peaks as well. The last eruption was 2,000 years ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed