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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Banquet room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Babysitting service
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Travel Blogs from Vernal
... in a spectacular building to protect from the elements the exposed bones and skeletons which were left in place. After a friendly ranger used his laser pointer to help explain what bones and skeletons we were looking at, we hiked the ¾ miles back to the visitor center through exquisite rocks and strange formations. We then drove back to Vernal where Michael had the trailer all set up and ...
... Allosaurus skulls yet discovered, as well as the bones of Stegosaurus and Camarasaurus, amongst others.
It is funny to see how locals have jumped on the Dinosaur bandwagon. Without much else to draw tourists to the area, who can blame them. One particular town in Colorado is even called Dinosaur, and named all it's streets after different Dinosaurs.
[2230 miles on the ...
... one feel very small! You can see the 'tiger stripes' of weathering which is visible on several of this type of rock walls in the area. It is amazing how the swallows find little crags in the sheer rock to build their nests. The swallows swooped around, not quite as much as the bats in the evening, and the merganzers swam upstream. Always Mama followed by her group of youngsters of the year. They are the only ducks that we ever see on this river. ...
... nothing with which to compare it. We were standing at an overlook and there was the Gorge - as far as we could see left and right. Truly amazing!
We arrived at our campground around 6:00 Mountain Time, got everything set up and enjoyed meatballs and spaghetti for dinner. Fred had a beer watching the Olympics on the computer and Fox News on TV - if only the Red Sox had won, it would have been a perfect ...
... petroglyphs from the Native American
Fremont people etched into the rock face some 1400 years ago.
Back at camp, we started a wood fire in
the grill and cooked up some spicy Buffalo sausage and hot dogs for
dinner. You can't get more American than that. We finished off the
night with a game of volleyball (adults vs kids) to determine who
would wash dishes and then watched the fireworks in the distance.