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Hiking to Rim Overlook: Dead Horse Point State Park – October 2018

Hiking to Rim Overlook: Dead Horse Point State Park – October 2018

Sunday October 28: Clifford and I are camped at the Dead Horse Point Utah State Park, thanks to our Colorado friends who are in the site next to us. First thing this morning I call my daughter Katie to wish ...

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Hiking in Dead Horse Point State Park – October 2018

Hiking in Dead Horse Point State Park – October 2018

Saturday October 27: Today Clifford and I hike with our Colorado friends who are camped next to us at Dead Horse Point Utah State Park. We start from the Visitor Center and walk the canyon east rim trail out to ...

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Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah – October 2018

Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah – October 2018

Thursday October 25: I take photos as soon as I get up, watching the play of sunlight on the desert scene. This is our last morning here on Mineral Point Road outside Canyonlands National Park. After breakfast, we begin packing ...

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Last Days on Mineral Point Road – October 2018

Last Days on Mineral Point Road – October 2018

Tuesday October 23: I walk in the fog again this morning at our camping spot on Mineral Point Road outside Canyonlands National Park. So strange to see the fog in the desert when there is not even a river nearby. ...

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A Trip to Canyonlands National Park – October 2018

A Trip to Canyonlands National Park – October 2018

Sunday October 21: Clifford and I are boondocking with Cougar on Mineral Point Road outside Canyonlands National Park. Even though our original intention was to find a spot in Horsethief Campground, we are liking the view and the quiet of ...

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Mineral Point Road – October 2018

Mineral Point Road – October 2018

Wednesday October 17: It is cloudy and rainy today and we spend the day at our campsite on Mineral Point Road near Canyonland National Park. I take photos, send texts with photos to family and friends, play viola, and edit ...

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Mineral Point Boondocking – October 2018

Mineral Point Boondocking – October 2018

Saturday October 13: It is 32 degrees, clear and windy this morning at Beas Lewis Flat, west of Capitol Reef National Park. The sunlight on the mesa at sunrise is amazing! Clifford has been watching the weather forecast; a storm ...

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Another Visit to Capitol Reef National Park – October 2018

Another Visit to Capitol Reef National Park – October 2018

Friday October 12: The low last night was 32 degrees, but the morning is calm with some puffy little clouds against a blue sky, a nice day for an outing. I make sandwiches and thermoses of tea, and then we ...

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