Day 968: Shiprock and Goosenecks

How you ever wondered how full-time RVers change their oil without a driveway or garage?  Of course you have:

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Trish should stop dong this, I’m really getting used to fantastic breakfasts:

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We hitched up and said goodbye to the Farmington Dunes OHV Area:

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We drove west and passed north of Shiprock.  I really wanted to fly to this massive volcanic plug, but it was too windy this morning so we settled for roadside photos:

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We continued west from New Mexico into Arizona, then north into Utah:

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We soon arrived at Goosenecks State Park, one of the best examples of an entrenched meander in the US.  We were last here in 2011:

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After paying to enter the park, we found a spot along the rim to camp:

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I went for a bike ride to explore the approach to the Moki Dugway, a one-lane gravel road that climbs the cliff face ahead::

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Along the way, I passed the turnoff for the Valley of the Gods:

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More warning signs:

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I rode until the pavement turned to gravel, then raced down the grade on the way back:

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Heading back to Goosenecks:

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Our open range neighbors:

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We really like our spot:

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View from the RV as sunset approaches:

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Good Shabbos from Goosenecks State Park!

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See the trip map for today’s drive and our current location.

Day 967: Aztec Ruins NM and the Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness
Day 970: Flying Goosnecks, Valley of the gods, and Monument Valley

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