Super 8 Salina/Scenic Hills Area
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... chips, ice, water, and fruit cups for $29.30
And so we began... Taryn, Aimee, and I left Buffalo at about 6pm from Buffalo and started heading west. My feet touched Lake Erie. That's never happened before, so I thought it was cool. We trekked all the way through Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and part of Iowa in one night. After freshening ourselves up a bit in the farmland of Iowa, we continued on, not stopping until Lincoln, Nebraska. There we stopped at the Botanical ...
... We continued to drive through more exotic landscapes. A little further down the road in the Fruita School area, we were able to once again see petroglyphs. They are called the Fremont Petroglyphs. It is thought they were done 1,500 or 1,600 years ago by the Fremont Indians who they know very little about but don't think they are tied to any modern day tribes. It really isn't known what happened to them, much like "The Ancient Ones" we have heard about in different areas ...
... 2 miles (round trip) - sandy, gravely trail through wide canyon with Indian petroglyphs & "Pioneer Register": Morman settlers' names etched high up on cliffside in 1911.
Stopped in Fruita area of park & walked around - took pictures of famous Moulton Barn. Visited Gifford House & bought a little cherry pie. A BAKERY right in a national park... NICE!
4:50 PM - pull into Best Western near Torrey. Nice, spacious room ...
So grab some breaky, they got the good ole waffle maker, layout the ole map and take another look....to the East is the Manti-La Sal National Forest and I can catch a secondary that goes directly south. Done...got me a sort of plan....so a few of the locals see me pondering the map and start chatting with me. Everybody is digging that I have no clue where I am going or that I haven't a plan....seems most folks want to do this exact ...