Spring Break 2006

The Spring Break 2006 roadtrip was 594 miles spread over two days.

Day One

Drove AZ Hwy-87 (Beeline Highway) from Tempe to Payson through Pine and Strawberry to Coconino County Road 3. Drive past Mormon Lake and Lake Mary to Flagstaff. In Flagstaff, we visited the Riordan Mansion and the Lowell Observatory. Drove I-40 east to Walnut Canyon National Monument, Winslow, and Holbrook.

Day Two

Drove I-40 east to catch a sunrise at the Petrified Forest National Park. Drove south through the Painted Desert and Petrified Forest National Park. Did a short drive on AZ Hwy-61. Drove US Hwy-60 through Show Low to Salt River Canyon. Continued US Hwy-60 through Globe and visited Miami and Superior before returning home.

Author: Gerald D. Thurman [gdt@deru.com]
Created: 20 Mar 2006