Tag : daytrip

Sky City Acoma Pueblo New Mexico

Acoma is where Sky City Acoma Pueblo is located and is the homeland for the Acoma people. It sits about 370 feet above the desert floor atop a mesa and dates back to as early as 1100AD. At the base of the mesa sits the Sky City Cultural Center which has a gift shop, short film area, a lovely café, …

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Written on Apr, 26, 2019 by in , , , | Leave a comment
Winslow Arizona

Homolovi Ruins State Park is just to the east of Winslow and about a 10 minute drive to the Winslow historic area with several sights to see. Standin’ On The Corner This is a public park which is dedicated to the song, Take It Easy, where the line “Standing on the corner in Winslow, Arizona” became so popular. It was …

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Written on Apr, 03, 2019 by in , , , | 2 Comments.
Grand Canyon National Park Arizona

We have completed the tasks of buying a new motorhome and a new tow vehicle along with doing a few modifications and upgrades to the vehicles and now we are in the midst of our final preparations before we begin our summer excursion.   Before we depart we thought we would enjoy a few more trips around the area. Spring …

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Cave Creek Arizona Spur Cross

We have spent the winter in the Phoenix area as we prepare for our next adventures with selling our motorhome and tow vehicle and doing a much needed upgrade to both!! We are planning to buy a  newer and smaller RV to allow us more flexibility to areas we travel to and a brand spanking new tow vehicle.  Even with …

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Written on Nov, 30, 2018 by in , , , | Leave a comment
Wild West Days Outlaw's Cave Creek Arizona

We returned from our summer trip and got nicely settled in back at home. It’s was time to prepare our big rig and tow vehicle to sell and then busy ourselves with figuring out what to purchase for a new tow vehicle. THEN what to buy for a new smaller rig to get us more places easily!  During all this …

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Written on Nov, 09, 2018 by in , , , | Leave a comment

It was our anniversary therefore it was time for a trip to Sedona to spoil ourselves with a cabin in the woods and a four course dinner. Orchard Canyon at Oak Creek provided exactly that.   Orchard Canyon at Oak Creek is a lovely, romantic lodge nestled in Oak Creek Canyon north of Sedona and provides cabins for rent and …

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Written on Nov, 05, 2018 by in , , , , | 3 Comments.
Ranch Sedona RV Park Sedona Arizona

Disclaimer: We did not stay at this RV Park. We have stayed many times in the Sedona area previously and had always assumed this RV park may be difficult for a big rig to get in and out of so on this trip we decided to do a drive thru and confirm our assumption. We were wrong. Rancho Sedona RV …

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Written on Oct, 16, 2018 by in , , , , | Leave a comment
Bonneville Salt Flats Utah

We headed south through Idaho and on to northern Utah past the northern most part of the Great Salt Lake and on to Nevada to Wendover. The drive was a lovely drive with no other vehicles to be seen.  We stopped on the border of Utah and Nevada for lunch and a short walk. It was a great drive from …

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Those Young Guys

  We spent well over a month in central Alberta and certainly wore out our welcome! But it was a terrific time. We spent lots of quality time with family and friends and enjoyed the farm life.   It was in the summer when British Columbia was under a state of emergency due to the over 500 wildfires burning. For …

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Drumheller Alberta Hoodoos

Hoodoos Trail A hoodoo is a weather rock pinnacle and the Drumheller area has lots of them. There is an area east of town called Hoodoos Trail which is an icon of the Alberta Badlands. It is a very touristy area so beware but there are a variety of short trails in the area plus a trail which leads to …

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