Travel Blogs from Moab
... taken me an hour but, ummm, took me about 30 minutes. Which is where it got interesting. I honestly should've known better. The 'I' in I-70 stands for Interstate. That means it's an important kind of road with other people on it. People like cops. In radar traps. I hit the brakes when I saw him but it was waaaaaay too late.
He swung out and gave chase. Speed limit on the interstate was 75 mph. Roughly 120km/hr. I ...
This morning, we drove to Dead Horse State Park along with our guide, Doug. This park towers 2,000 feet above the Colorado River. It commemorates the mustang horses that were rounded up by cowboys in the 1800's; driven out to the neck of a point; and fenced off. They picked out the horses they wanted; went to town to drink; forgot about the horses; and the horses died of thirst in view of the Colorado River. We walked 3.5 km, rated 2B, on the East Rim ...
... 4wd. Seeing the saloon style rental cars attempting the same route did make us chuckle. Found some traditional Navajo Indian jewellery, probably made in China, doh. Stopped off at Forrest Gump point for a photo, in the middle of the road. Next stop ...
... the pics, because I can’t really describe how beautiful it is here. While I was there a group was taking turns jumping off the arch and swinging from a huge cord. Apparently there are videos of folks doing this on youtube (the folks I saw were at least wearing helmets. Like it mattered.). Whatever. It was interesting to watch, but I couldn’t wait till they got their equipment down so I could see the arch without ...
... Arch. We took the 3 mile round trip out to see this one because that was the only way we could see it. Normally, there are a couple of other trails that you can take to see it but the road to these trails were closed because of all the rain they have had in this area. I think it was the hardest hike I have ever taken. It was not particularly hot today but you were walking in the open and all sun. But we made it!
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking