Travel Blogs from Grand Junction
... 30 miles in length and takes you from the valley floor up steep inclines and around tight turns revealing at every turn fantastic views of the rock formations. The area is a geologist playground with all of the formations and types of rock within the park. Over millions of years the upheaval of the from the Redlands Fault pushed the rock up creating the mountains, and then over subsequent millions of years the actions of ...
We needed a day of rest after two long days. We spent the day doing laundry and a few errands. The KOA had some great amenities for kids. Maggie and Duncan enjoyed playing air hockey and ping pong. They swam in the pool and rented pedal go carts and raced each other around the park. Like ...
... the sky darkened and lightning started to flash. The monsoon low caught up with us again. Concurrently, the dun was setting in a mostly cloud free western sky. This made eerie shadows and lighting. We drove back into Arches NP to record the awesome scenery. The dark blues, the reds, the yellows. When we got back to Moab, the rain hit hard with hail and torrents. We continued in the storm slowly up the Colorado River's canyons. Rain created temporary waterfalls off the ...
... junction. If anyone is driving in southern Colorado, take the road! I spent the night with a relative of my relatives who is a radio broadcaster. We grilled up some food and had a good evening while he gave me some tips on how I can improve. The next morning I went to the Colorado monument then it was on the road again. Photos here, most places, truly can't capture the awe Song of the day Strangers like me- Phil Collins ( from Tarzan) ...
... had ridden across, so the start of the afternoon's ride began with a return trip across the Royal Gorge Bridge. It was a long ride to our next destination of Grand Junction. It was hugely scenic, with a mountain pass (Monarch Crest at 11,312ft), mountain scenery, a river by the road, valley scenery, basically everything (except the sea). Wayne thought it was comparable to our Highway 2 ride earlier in the trip, and I agree, but I think I preferred this ride a little more. It ...
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