Monthly Archives: May 2013

Wiregrass Canyon Hike – Lake Powell

Page, AZ The weather on Friday was about eighty degrees and cloudy, a good day to hike a canyon.  So we drove to the northwest and took a dirt road around to the north of Lake Powell to do the … Continue reading

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Boat Trip to Rainbow Bridge

Page, AZ On Wednesday we had a reservation for the Rainbow Bridge Boat Tour on Lake Powell.   They run the trip once a day in the winter, departing at 7:30 AM, and twice a day in the summer beginning … Continue reading

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Hanging Garden and Horseshoe Bend

Page, AZ Monday was our first full day in the Lake Powell area.  With temperatures in the low 90s we took it easy and just did a couple of short hikes nearby.  The first is called the Hanging Garden Hike, … Continue reading

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Moving Day – Page, AZ

Page, AZ Sunday morning we were up early and on the road, headed for the small town of Page, AZ along the shores of beautiful Lake Powell.  After the cold and snow of Bryce Canyon this past week, we were … Continue reading

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Red Canyon Hikes and Bryce Canyon Overlooks

Bryce Canyon City, UT This is our last day in the Bryce area, and since the weather was nice, we decided to take a couple short hikes in Red Canyon, about fifteen miles west of Bryce Canyon.  Earlier in the … Continue reading

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Peekaboo Trail – Bryce Canyon

Bryce Canyon City, UT After an all day rain on Thursday, Friday morning dawned clear with bright sunshine.  A chance of rain was in the forecast for the afternoon, so we were up and out early (for us) and at … Continue reading

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Kodachrome, Mossy Cave, and Old Man Winter

Bryce Canyon City, UT Tuesday dawned cloudy with a forecast of scattered showers, so our plan for a long hike in Bryce Canyon was cancelled.  Instead, we drove the Jeep west on Rte. 12 to Kodachrome State Park.  We thought … Continue reading

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Red Canyon Near Bryce

Bryce Canyon City. UT After hiking in Bryce Canyon Monday morning the skies darkened around noon, so we went back to the motorhome.  When some blue appeared on the horizon we quickly headed back out to visit nearby Red Canyon. … Continue reading

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Navaho Loop – Queen’s Garden Hike – Bryce Canyon

Bryce Canyon City, UT Our first full day at Bryce Canyon dawned cool and overcast.  The weather forecast is for this same weather throughout the week.  So when the sun broke out in the morning we quickly headed into the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Bryce Canyon

Bryce Canyon City, UT Sunday was moving day for us, as we come to the end of our visit to Torrey and nearby Capitol Reef NP.  So about 10:30 AM we said our good-byes to our neighbors, Howard and Linda … Continue reading

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