Fairmont Hot Springs Resort
Travel Blogs from Anaconda
June 20, 2009 (Saturday) - Pocatello, ID (210 miles)
Traveling from Provo to Pocatello was a beautiful drive. The countryside is dotted with large farms and ranches with the mountains as a backdrop. Wendell and I hardly spoke other than to say "ooh, that's pretty", or “aah”. As we approached the summit, …
... The place I chose had Teepees!
Pulled into Fairmont RV Park and hoped that we could get a site without a reservation. The thing that caught my eye was "24 hour laundry" which i knew would be a big seller and got situated. The kids first priority wasn't to eat or get out and relax or anything like what you might expect from four teens. They all immediately said, "let's do laundry!!!" It was officially ...
... good to me. She agreed.
We drove over to the Brown Derby on the Highway back to Anaconda. It's been under new ownership since December of 2011. It was a Thursday so not at all busy there. The owner, Sharon, waited on us and is quite friendly and interesting. The food was very good. Lynn had a delightful tomato soup with a green salad. I had an appetizing order of fish and chips. Very ...
... twenties. The snow should be prime in the AM and I'll try another ski.
Thanks for stopping by. Photos are mostly at http://www.flickr.com/photos/ralphieboy o/
Incidentally, one photo "Elk Park Flats near Woodville Hill," shows the area where My grandmother, Mary Cote, was born in about 1890. Her father was a woodcutter. My dad pointed out the location of the cabin, but that information has been ...
... settled in waiting for the storm. The "Sky Bowling" continued for a time, but only a few drops of rain fell. I was busy reading when Lynnie shouted; "There's the moose!" I jumped up and grabbed the Fuji and went outside. It was a large, bull moose, swimming not far offshore. In spite of my quiet whistle, it continued south of our place and stopped just as he came out of the deep water. At ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility