Havasu Sands All Suite Resort
Travel Blogs from Lake Havasu City
... bring hydroelectric power and drinking water to Southern California. Located at Parker, AZ, the dam is about ½ hour drive from Lake Havasu City, so we headed there one day to check it out. It’s a concrete arch-gravity dam that straddles California and Arizona over the Colorado River, and is the deepest dam in the world (235 ft of its 320 ft is below the riverbed). The Hoover Dam is 155 miles upstream.
Leaving Parker Dam, we came across a ...
... boat launch at the other end. Roger loves watching boats, which is funny because he doesn’t care to be on them. The boat launch is extra special because it has boats, AND people backing up trailers (another thing he loves to watch). :oP
Birds – some mornings, we wake up to the sound of birds tap-dancing on our roof. It makes me giggle ... as long as it’s after 7:30. Earlier and I’d be out there chucking rocks. LOL. Not ...
... of the original US Route 66 which remains. We saw several series of Burma Shave signs, many freight trains and folks enjoying the historic towns along the route. We passed, but didn’t visit, Grand Canyon Caverns along the way near Peach Springs.
Because of our early start we arrived at our end-of-day destination about 3:00. After texting India, we continued into Lake Havasu City and had a wonderful visit with everyone ...
... good speed for going with the top down, and fuel consumption in the 3.9l V6. By now we were getting a bit peckish, so we stopped at the McDonalds to get an Ice Cream. We’ve not experienced this before, but the prices were so jacked up there so much that we soon forgot about it. We probably didn’t need the extra calories anyway!
We paid our $25 for the car and was let into the park. A very short drive later and we reached the southern rim of ...
... pictures. This drive north goes up into some of the canyons and mountains in the area and the views are stunning but no place to stop and take pictures.. The river drive down below has RV parks, hotels, motels, a casino and areas to boat and swim. Driving by Buckskin Mt. State Park we could see down and most of the sites are right on the river. There are one or more golf courses that look really difficult starting down on the river ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center