Monthly Archives: October 2014

10/28/2014 – Headed to the Grand Canyon

Well, we’ve had a very nice 3-day rest-up here in Kanab.  Went out to eat at Escobar’s Mexican Restaurant and wandered down to the Little Hollywood Museum.  It’s actually just a collection of movie sets (about half of which actually … Continue reading

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12/24/2014 – Zion National Park

Our introduction to Zion was less than auspicious.  At the entry station we were told that the campsites had all filled up about an hour ago.  It was about 10:30 AM when we got there.  However, the ranger directed us … Continue reading

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10/23/2014 – Bryce Canyon

Neither of us had any idea what to expect of Bryce Canyon.  Sure, we’d both heard the name pretty much forever, but, other than that we knew nothing.  Figured since it’s in Utah it must have some good rock formations … Continue reading

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10/22/2014 – Escalante

We left Capitol Reef National Park with the intention of stopping at the Capitol Reef Cafe for either a late breakfast or an early lunch.  We had stopped there on our first time through the area back in 2005 or … Continue reading

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10/20 2014 – Capitol Reef National Park

The trip from Hanksville to Capitol Reef was beautiful.. We just can’t get over how fortunate we are to be here this time of year when the aspens, ashes, and cottonwoods are all bright yellow. The weather has been excellent … Continue reading

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10/16 – 10/20/2014 Grand Junction and Hanksville

Our plan had been to spend a couple days in Moab doing laundry and such while waiting for our La Paz boat-buddy Frank (s/v Island Seeker) to drive over and visit from where he was staying in Grand Junction, Colorado. … Continue reading

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10/15/2014 – Canyonlands National Park

From our base camp at Horsethief Campground, we were able to easily visit both Dead Horse Point and Canyonlands.  So, after breakfast on Wednesday morning, off we went to Canyonlands.  This is another one of those places that, like Dead … Continue reading

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