Articles in Category: Getaways-Vacations-Outings

Big Rock Candy Mountain

on Tuesday, 04 June 2013. Posted in Getaways-Vacations-Outings

Big Rock Candy Mountain

It’s that time of year again…time to plan your Summer Getaways. And what better place to escape to than Big Rock Candy Mountain Resort? Located on Historic Heritage Highway 89 in South Central Utah, on the line between Piute and Sevier Counties, Big Rock Candy Mountain is the perfect place for a weekend getaway, or an extended vacation.

 

Big Rock Vacation-Now Our Home!

on Tuesday, 16 April 2013. Posted in Getaways-Vacations-Outings, Trails, State and National Parks and Recration Areas

Big Rock Vacation-Now Our Home!

My husband and I are full time RV'ers, we have a 33 foot 5th wheel. We planned a trip from Flagstaff, Arizona to Salt Lake City, Utah. Since we don't have to hurry, we like to stay off the Interstate highways. We decided to travel on Hwy 89 for our trip to Salt Lake. What a beautiful drive. Once you leave Kanab Utah, the scenery is beautiful. The route takes you through several small towns, valleys and farming areas.

Epiphanies, Thrills and Exhaustion

on Sunday, 14 April 2013. Posted in Getaways-Vacations-Outings

Epiphanies, Thrills and Exhaustion

What defines an awesome adventure?  I always thought it was something that might be risky or dangerous; something undertaken purely for recreation, excitement or an adrenaline rush; something unusual, exotic or challenging; something that people say everyone should do at least once in their lives.  When I embarked on my trip to Gunsite Academy, I was expecting just such an adventure and a great learning experience.  I was not expecting to return home as a different person, but my life changed positively and irrevocably.