Saturday, April 5, 2014

Capitol Reef National Park, April 2-4, 2014

Barbara, Missy, Abby and I traveled to Capitol Reef National Park for a brief visit. We left Orem at 10:00 a.m. We stayed at the Rim Rock Motel in nearby Torrey, Utah.

First photo of the day, April 2, 2014. L-R: Barbara, Abby, Missy. Note the petroglyphs in stones in the background. (It was still quite cool that day.)

Barbara and me (Weldon) at Capitol Reef National Park, April 2, 2014, 4:45 p.m.

Barbara, Abby, Missy at Capitol Reef National Pari, April 2, 2014, 4:47 p.m.

Spectacular rock formations at Capitol Reef National Park, April 2, 2014, 5:08 pm.

One example of the numerous native American petroglyphs at Capital Reef National Park. Photo taken April 3, 2014 at 11:45 a.m.

Abby, Barbara, Missy in front of other-worldly formations at Capitol Reef, April 3, 2014, 11:54 p.m.

"Hello, up there!" Missy and Abby waving to down below at Capitol Reef National Pari, April 3, 2014, 12:31 p.m.

Our last day at Capitol Reef. Missy and Abby in the distance, Barbara photographing them. April 4, 2014, 9:20 a.m.

Lots of deer today. At Capitol Reef, April 4, 2014, 9:29 a.m.

Abby and Missy with a spectacular arch in the background. This is Capitol Reef National Park (not Arches). April 4, 2014, 10:26 a.m.

Abby, dwarfed by boulders at Capital Reef National Park, April 4, 2014

We returned home at the end of the day. It was a short but very relaxing vacation.