Travel Blogs from Kanab
... mountain side to a point where water seeped out of the mountain side and cascaded over the rock and fell to the valley floor like rain. It was a wonderful sight to see all this
water in the middle of the desert. Our third and final hike was 1.6 mile hike to the “Emerald Pools”, the first mile was along a trail that paralleled the Virgin River, but the trail worked its
way up and down along the side of the hillside, and the last .6 mile it was over ...
... back packs on the trek… the canyon is so narrow that if vehicles were allowed it would be bumper to bumper all day long with no place to park… its our intention to leave Rowdy in the AC conditioned RV for a few hours tomorrow and go back into the park.. through the tunnel again and this time take the shuttle up and back through the canyon stopping at all the sights for some walks up the Virgin River ...
... excerpts from the diaries of the pioneers, read by their descendants.
The whole has been very tastefully dealt with and comes complete with school house, blacksmith's shop, Meeting House/Courtroom, together with all the original paraphernalia with original site orchard and garden and a recently rebuilt Trading Post which is currently being cladded.
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... more than you care to about our cooler, I can happily report that we spent a little time re-organizing the Scamp and car and it now has a place. We can store more food and not have to leave out the beer (crucial!) and we have a drain so we do not have to completely unload the cooler every few days (awesome!). All of these little chances we are coming up with along the way only make us want to lengthen the trip as much as possible. We will see how many months we can push ...
... and then
headed back home to start getting ready to leave tomorrow and finish our blog.
We are headed to Salt Lake City. We will be there until at
least May 7th or so. We have some family things to take care of
while we are here plus Rusty wants to do some work on the jeep, like AC, summer is coming. I will be in Florida for my sister’s trip during this time also.
Hope you enjoy the slideshow.
Rusty and Debbie