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Day 7: Grand Canyon – The North Rim

Oh my! This is a trip I nearly missed out on. I have been to the Grand Canyon South Rim a number of times. It's breathtakingly beautiful. So when we planned this trip, we thought [...]

Day 6: Bryce Canyon which is not really a canyon

After the beautiful and unexpected day in the Grand Staircase-Escalante region, we are off to see some more beauty today. We are taking Utah Scenic Highway 12 and I am a little sad that we [...]

Day 5: Sheer unexpected beauty

  An unplanned detour today, 'cause the sign said "road open to all vehicles unless wet, then 4x4 only". It was dry. And something about an old movie town... First, we leave Kayenta, AZ behind [...]

Day 4: Have you ever stood in four US States at once?

  What? You haven't?! Tsss... Today is a day of deliberate detours. While I was planning this trip I noticed how close we are to the spot where Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona all [...]

Day 3: Arches, canyons and a beautiful sunset

  I am super excited this morning - like a little kid. Today we are going to Arches National Park, which is kind of the reason why we are driving all the way out here. [...]

Day 2: A long drive to the pretty part of Utah

  We already know this will be our longest day driving on this trip. We don't look back as we leave the bustling town of Tonopah. We know our first stop is going to be [...]