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Colorado-April 2016

While exploring the area around Colorado Springs we found an amazing FREE campsite in Royal Gorge Park in Canon City with a great hike up to the top with fantastic views over the gorge.  310 more words

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New Mexico, a brief visit-April 2016

We seem to be racing whenever  we get to New Mexico, in November last year we had to race through it to beat some nasty weather and in April we had to race through to get to an appointment in Colorado.  170 more words

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Arizona-March/April 2016

On our way East from California we spent another week in Arizona.  Joe being a bit of a space geek we stopped at Kitt Peak Observatory… 301 more words

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California, National Parks-March 2016

We spent most of March in California, visiting friends and two beautiful National Parks. We had not intended on going to Death Valley NP but when we heard that there was a… 200 more words

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December 2015-Arizona

Arizona is one of our favourite states, there is so much to see.  Thirteen years ago during our first trip to this beautiful state we visited those sites that most tourists see; the… 285 more words

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Monument Valley

We arrived at Gouldings lodge around six having left Vegas at 8 with the iconic mesas and buttes(beaut as in Australian) standing tall across the road in the very centre of tribal Navajo lands – a dream come for yours truly from watching Stagecoach and any one of 40 other films made in Monument Valley. 522 more words

Gouldings Lodge

November 2015-Kansas

We did not know what to expect with Kansas, I pictured something similar to the Canadian Prairies, which I have been driven through several times in my life but Kansas was beautiful with its rolling countryside.  232 more words

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