Granite Creek Guest Ranch
Travel Blogs from Ririe
Kesey was "right on" when he named the bus "Forward," as chronicled in Tom Wolfe's Electric Koolaid Acid Test. We were thinking last night about back tracking to spend some more time in Teton National Park. The fires that devastated so much of Yellowstone in the late 80s and in more recent years are still so evident today. They really have made a impact on the beauty of the park and it left us wanting to seek out more ...
... friends in Illinois as
well as our home town, New Martinsville, WV. We are so glad to hear
that none of you were lifted off to Oz! I close with this, Stay calm,
this is only a minor bump in life. Those who loved you yesterday are
still with you today and will still love you tomorrow.
The first few miles of I-15 were
through the foothills and prairie, not a lot out there. After a stop
at Goodwill, in Pocatello to refresh ...
... barked at it. That dog must have had a sore throat last night. A clever ranch sign caught our eye; see photo below.
At the little town of Shoshone, you can continue north to Sun Valley or go east on the Peaks to Craters Scenic Byway. We took the byway, miles and miles of wide open spaces. As we saw yesterday, today we encountered many more "game crossing" signs. Even though part of our drive was in the ...
... us with a grin and a wave as we both headed out of town.
But tonight, in the Snake River campground, while watching the sunset, we experienced what MUST have been Arby's doing. Our next door neighbor, Doug Karr, drifted over, intrigued by the signage on the RV and in no time we realized that he knew EVERYTHING about RVs. He wanted to look over Arby, and we were thrilled to have ...
... Peak was for good weather on August 6th & 7th. Unfortunately, as the days passed the days when good weather were forecast weren't getting any closer. Every day they were getting pushed out by a day. Finally, on the 9th the forecast stopped slipping. The forecast was for good weather ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking