Travel Blogs from Wickenburg
Wickenburg is a pretty quiet town after dark (and probably during the day, too). Nich and I found a little motel operated by an Eastern Indian woman, The Westerner Motel. It was by far the cheapest place in town, but it was very well maintained, and the decorations and furniture all seemed to be handmade. Nich said he had stayed at the same place …
We have no phone coverage most of the way which is a tad disturbing, internet as i pass by a wifi spot or celcom tower if we park and stay still by it. So no offense to anyone that we are not calling, best way is to e-mail..I do get all the comments daily a tleast!!!
We went On a Hike up one of the votexes in Sedona, lots of new agers there, some hippy, some ...
... good effort over 115 miles and in 85F heat.
So we have put in 216 miles across a desert in two days. Penny found the desert a lot more green than she expected. The giant cactus are very impressive.
Wickenburg is a tourist town and 'Dude Ranch Capital of the World'. I am not sure I fully endorse that but it will do!
Chris and ...
... lots to be proud of anyway and I hope I can accomplish the same someday. Go Frieda!!
After our hike we went to the Vulture Gold Mine, which was a major disappointment to me. Wayne did find some of it interesting but it was a bunch of falling down buildings filled with junk. I learned in the Chamber/CVB world that if you promote something you better be able to deliver and this was a case of the opposite. I will be stopping at the Visitor Center or sending them an ...
... until we got on I-10, the trip across the top of Los Angeles was uneventful. We passed Magic Mountain, hundreds of wind turbines in the pass above Palm Springs and the very high and dramatic San Gabriel Mountains.
We stopped for lunch in a rest stop near Moreno Valley and somewhere between there and Indio Don noticed that the alternator problem had returned and was getting worse. We were unable to get ...
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1551 S. Vulture Mine Rd., Wickenburg | 3 star motelfrom $298