Road Trip Blogs

Spring Journey – Snow at Divide Bridge – May 2017 (13)

Spring Journey – Snow at Divide Bridge – May 2017 (13)

Saturday May 13th – It is 33 degrees and snowing when I wake up and I am excited to go take photos immediately! After breakfast, I work on various indoor activities while Clifford continues with his studies. After tea and ...

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Winter Journey – Provo to Divide, Montana – May 2017 (10-12)

Winter Journey – Provo to Divide, Montana – May 2017 (10-12)

Wednesday May 10th  – I am up early getting a thermos and clothes ready in case we need to spend the night at a KOA, as we don’t know how long it will take to fix Terry (our now broken-down ...

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Spring Journey – Near disaster in Provo, Utah – May 2017 (9)

Spring Journey – Near disaster in Provo, Utah – May 2017 (9)

Tuesday May 9th is our last morning at Drinks Canyon Campground. I go down to the Colorado River first thing to say my good-byes to the river, the cliffs, the trees, and the sky. Back at camp, Clifford is up; ...

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Spring Journey – Grandstaff Trail – May 2017 (7)

Spring Journey – Grandstaff Trail – May 2017 (7)

Sunday May 7th is mostly sunny in the morning, but increasing clouds during the day.  As well as the usual journal writing and editing, I also make potato salad in anticipation for having lunch with our friend, David, tomorrow. In ...

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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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