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Travel Blogs from Prescott
... the city is a pleasant place tucked into the hills and mountains of northern Arizona at 5400'.
In 1864 Prescott was designated as the capital of the Arizona Territory, replacing the temporary capital at Fort ...
... nature’s wonders and bringing home some actual as well as “mind’s eye” photos, but I didn’t do any prep for this stop ahead of time. With a short and variable amount of time before sunset, and with this entire road trip adventure starting to ramp down and not as much time planned for the remaining stops along the way in the coming days, I knew I wouldn’t be doing “full justice” ...
... my AZ fishing license ("Yes") and my trout stamp ("what's that?"). Since the lake is stocked with trout, and since DNR "sits up on the hill with binoculars and will get you if you don't have the trout stamp", I nevertheless decided to roll the dice as it was highly unlikely a trout was going to be caught with the plastic worm set-up I had rigged.
As luck would have it, we were in this small ...
So I've been growing out this hair for like forever and finally decided it was time to end the madness. The plan has always been to donate it to Locks of Love, so getting the length was crucial because I still wanted to have some hair left when I cut it. Well, yesterday was the day, so I made the little ponytails and chopped away. It was pretty startling and I found I was kind of attached after all the years of just letting it ...
... other sights to see.
We then traveled about 20 miles outside of Sedona to visit Montezuma's Castle. This is another area of cliff dwellings set in a remote canyon, with a beautiful stream running through it. After driving through the arid high-desert countryside, it was obvious why the canyon, with all it had to offer, was such an ideal location for indian settlements for hundreds ...
Other places to stay in Prescott
1317 East Gurley Street, Prescott | 3 star motelfrom $89
3454 Ranch Drive, Prescott | 2 star motelfrom $99
1105 East Sheldon Street, Prescott | 2 star motelfrom $59
1225 E Gurley St, Prescott | 2 star motelfrom $60
1111 E Sheldon St, Prescott | 1 star motelfrom $59
1130 East Gurley Street, Prescott | Motelfrom $59
500 Copper Basin Rd, Prescott | Motelfrom $91
503 S Montezuma St, Prescott | Motelfrom $109