Last month, my husband and I started a commitment to road trip every month or so to explore the wondrous surroundings of our southwest desert location. In the past, we’ve done some traveling to Joshua Tree, Bisbee, Moab, and other Colorado locations but when we lived in Sedona, that locale was excellent for exploring and hiking so we often stayed put. Other trips were primarily based on family visits, leaving us little opportunity for new wanderings and discoveries.
Recently, we planned a three day trip to Escalante, Utah. Our main impetus was to check out the glamping opportunity at Yonder Escalante, a new upscale campsite offering elevated amenities such as comfy cabins, spa-like outdoor showers, an indoor-outdoor clubhouse and assorted meal, cocktail and s’more kits for creating your own campfire fun. We took the cabin with the private bath and extended patio for more privacy because, frankly, we are slowly sliding into the idea of camping so that it sticks.Continue reading “Escalante & Lake Powell Road Trip”