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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking
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... panoramic views were seen all around.
Then on to the White Rim overlook for a picnic lunch.
We did a quick stop at Buck Canyon overlook. Most view points of this park can be reached by car with little hiking, if that is what you want to do.
We went on to Upheaval Dome. This is a short but quite steep trail that leads to a clear view the dome ...
After breakfast we negotiated the petrol pumps mindful that you can travel miles without seeing any sign of civilisation. We first headed to the tourist information centre at Capitol Reef and the lady in the gift shop was most helpful telling us we had to drive the scenic route along Capitol gorge if we did nothing else! So we set off along the tarmac which soon changed to a dirt road meandering along the gorge bottom. The scenery was a real change initially as we ...
... a few short walks around the extraordinary balancing rocks and sculpted towers and up to some of the arches. It was beautiful and tiring. We virtually inhaled chocolate bars (our first of the whole trip) at about 4.30 to give a much needed energy boost for our next adventure - a Hummer sunset safari on the 4WD track known as Hell's Revenge. We secured Cam's car seat in the middle row - and set off with no expectations. OH MY GOD. The very first ...
... and then we saw the most exciting wildlife of the trip. Jen hit the brakes as we saw a large bird of prey feeding on carrion in the middle of the road. As we neared the bird, it was completely unfazed by our presence, and simply carried on devouring. After a few seconds, it rose from the road and swooped away across the fields. Its size and colouring could mean only one thing. We had just witnessed the feeding and take-off of a Golden Eagle. We were ...
... Powell's book 'The exploration of the Colorado river'.
We retuned to the motel to find a rejuvenated and thirsty dad who was now willing to conquer the trail to Woody's bar. After a couple of glasses of Cutthroat Ale and a bottle of 7% Hop Rising Double IPA we went to look for an ice cream dinner.
Sadly our search for ice cream was unsuccessful and we were forced to return to motel to purchase one from their chiller cabinet.