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Spring Journey – Colorado River Canyon – May 2017 (3-6)

Spring Journey – Colorado River Canyon – May 2017 (3-6)

Wednesday May 3rd – I go down to the river first thing, as I am so enchanted with the beauty and power of this flowing water. I sit for awhile, and back at camp I build a little campfire, make ...

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Spring Journey – Colorado River at Drinks Canyon – May 2017 (1&2)

Spring Journey – Colorado River at Drinks Canyon – May 2017 (1&2)

  Monday May 1st – We go to Moab this morning, run a few errands, and then take the Suburban to the Chevy dealership. We wait around there until more diagnosis is done; it is decided that the fuel pump ...

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Spring Journey – Suburban Issues – April 2017 (26-30)

Spring Journey – Suburban Issues – April 2017 (26-30)

Wednesday April 26th – I take photos of the mesas at sunrise, say good-bye to the young couple who spent the night camped next to us, then run through the campground before taking the path down to the Colorado River. ...

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Spring Journey – Arrival at Drinks Canyon CG – April 2017 (25)

Spring Journey – Arrival at Drinks Canyon CG – April 2017 (25)

Tuesday April 25th – we are up by 7:15 and leave Horsethief Campground at 8:45, which is the fastest we have ever gotten out, except for overnight stays. No breakfast or showers, but we can do that later. The Suburban ...

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Spring Journey – Horsethief – April 2017 (17-24)

Spring Journey – Horsethief – April 2017 (17-24)

The week of April 17th to April 24th was not remarkable in regard to photo outings, but it is scenic everywhere here, so most photos were taken from the window of our moving vehicle as we made numerous trips to ...

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Spring Journey – Canyonlands National Park – April 2017 (16)

Spring Journey – Canyonlands National Park – April 2017 (16)

April 16th is Easter Sunday and as I go for a morning run on the Chisholm Trail at Horsethief Campground, I think about the significance of that and what it has meant to me over the years. Thoughts to ponder. ...

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Winter Journey – Arrival Horsethief BLM – April 2017 (11-15)

Winter Journey – Arrival Horsethief BLM – April 2017 (11-15)

Tuesday April 11th is a travel day, as we are leaving Green River, Utah, and heading to Horsethief BLM Campground near Canyonland National Park, about a 60-mile drive. We are surprised to see how full it is here on a ...

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Winter Journey – San Rafael Reef – April 2017 (10)

Winter Journey – San Rafael Reef – April 2017 (10)

Monday April 10th – we have decided to stay another day so as to explore the area a bit more. As we drive west on I-70, we talk about the battery situation, deciding to get better batteries, but not the ...

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