Road Trip Blogs

Winter Journey – Travel to Green River – April 2017 (6-9)

Winter Journey – Travel to Green River – April 2017 (6-9)

Thursday April 6th – We leave this BLM primitive camping area near Goblin State Park as early as we can, as we have hopes of getting an electric site at the Green River State Park. As we traveled yesterday, we ...

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Winter Journey – Leaving Bryce Canyon – April 2017 (5)

Winter Journey – Leaving Bryce Canyon – April 2017 (5)

Wednesday, April 5th – Only 19 degrees this morning… brrr! We start packing as soon as Clifford gets up and are ready to leave by 10:15, but the electric brakes are not working. The Suburban starts, however, and we are ...

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Winter Journey – Last Days at Bryce Canyon – April 2017 (2-4)

Winter Journey – Last Days at Bryce Canyon – April 2017 (2-4)

Sunday April 2nd – In the morning here at Bryce Canyon, we are happy to see at least partial sun today. After breakfast, we take care of some bookkeeping business, then put tar on the seam of the roof, and ...

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Winter Journey – Snow Continues at Bryce Canyon – April 2017 (1)

Winter Journey – Snow Continues at Bryce Canyon – April 2017 (1)

Saturday April 1st we wake up to six inches of new snow, which I think is very exciting! This morning I hike to the Rim Trail from our loop, thinking there is a trail all the way to the rim, ...

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Winter Journey – Snow in Bryce Canyon– March 2017 (31)

Winter Journey – Snow in Bryce Canyon– March 2017 (31)

Friday March 31st – Snow and sleet off and on all day, with the high being only in the mid-30’s. For this whole trip, while much of the nation, including where my kids and siblings live, has been overwhelmed with ...

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Winter Journey – Bryce Canyon– March 2017 (29-30)

Winter Journey – Bryce Canyon– March 2017 (29-30)

Wednesday March 29th – a bit cooler this morning (24 degrees) being here at Bryce Canyon, further north and high higher elevation that we have been. I hike to the Rim Trail from the campground and am delighted to see ...

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Winter Journey – Travel to Bryce Canyon – March 2017

Winter Journey – Travel to Bryce Canyon – March 2017

Tuesday March 28th – We are up at 8:00 a.m., finish packing and are on our way by 12:30, leaving the Virgin River Canyon BLM Campground. Once again, the Suburban is reluctant to start. Hmmm.. As we head north on ...

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Winter Journey – Last Days at Virgin River – March 2017

Winter Journey – Last Days at Virgin River – March 2017

  Thursday March 23rd – Clouds today with rain off and on, wind coming and going. Tea with David and Glen, but since Clifford is fussing with the solar panel, which is not working, we all end up at our ...

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