Unseasonably warm temperatures and wanting to avoid the family crowds over the 4 day Utah Education Association school break which begins today, we decided to move higher to the Manti La Sal National Forest between Monticello and Blanding, Utah. We found a pleasant spot at 7,400’ with plenty of room for everyone.
Yesterday was Laurelee’s birthday so of course we celebrated with a hike. It was quite a change from scrambling on slick rock to wandering through the still colorful woods.
We wondered if Jerry is still single, or still alive.
It was a very nice change of pace.
A cold front is heading our way this weekend and we’re not sure we care to stay on an already rutted dirt road with three days of predicted rain. Decisions, decisions….