De afbeelding hiernaast is een van m'n, o.a. in 2014, beleefde routes. Ik heb er nog veel meer, maar kan ze op deze website helaas (nog) niet kwijt...
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Authentic Native Culture Lives, Top 10 Places Where

Idee 202x?

Most of Arizona does not observe Daylight Savings Time. The state is on Mountain Standard Time year-round.

Covid-19 updates for Arizona travelers

Openings & closures (COVID-19) for Tribal Lands in Arizona

Famous movie locations.
You can actually visit.


(AZ) Arizona Capitol Museum, The
is located in the 1901 Arizona Territorial and State Capitol Building.
The Arizona Legislature is located directly in front of the historic capitol, and the Executive Tower is directly behind (and connected via the 1938 addition.)
The Arizona Capitol Museum is a branch of the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, a Division of the Secretary of State.
Free parking is available in the Wesley Bolin Plaza, east of the Museum. Parking lots are accessible by heading west on Adams Street towards 17th Avenue, or east on Jefferson Street towards 15th Avenue.
1700 West Washington Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85007

(AZ) Chapel of the Holy Cross
De Kapel van het Heilige Kruis is een katholieke kapel, gebouwd in de mesas van Sedona, en ontworpen door architect en beeldhouwer Marguerite Brunswig Staude, een leerling van Frank Lloyd Wright. De kapel ligt in het Coconino National Forest. 
Parking is limited (45 spaces).  All parking is to the right of the roadway.  There is a turnaround at the top of the hill where you can drop people off. 
780 Chapel Rd, Sedona, AZ 86336 

(AZ) Dutch Eatery & Refuge, The

...dishes with names like Uitsmijter and Patat Oorlog. 943 E University Blvd, 
Tucson, AZ 85719 

(AZ) West Fork Oak Creek Trail (~Sedona)

2-3hrs=complete6mile roundtrip. After3milePath becomes steep awayfrom creek+redirects down intocreekbed.Point: planning continue canExpect get feetwet 

(AZ) Apache Day Trial

National Scenic Byways, Scenic Roads, Apache Trail, Superstition Mountain Museum, Goldfield Ghost Town, Tortilla Flat, Dolly Steamboat. 

(AZ) Arizona Science Center

at 600 E Washington St Phoenix,across from BOB, 5-6th Street Washington. Great center with lots of fun stuff to do.

(AZ) Cattail Cove State Park
Sandy beaches right here in Arizona! Right along the Colorado River at Cattail Cove, a gorgeous little getaway!

(AZ) Chelly Nation, Canyon de

 Canyon de Chelly National Monument. A verdant valley deep in the Arizona desert.

(AZ) Cochise County
Land of legends.  Old West Ranching History.
June 3-5, 2022

(AZ) Grand Canyon Caverns

Mile 115 Route 66 63 Miles NE of Kingman AZ & 65 Miles West of Williams & the Grand 
Canyon Railroad. 

(AZ) Grand Canyon Skywalk

Grand Canyon West is also home to the famous Grand Canyon Skywalk, located at Eagle Point. 
ADD on starting from $26 (West Rim).

(AZ) Holbrook
Valt bestuurlijk gezien onder Navajo County. De plaats ligt aan de Little Colorado River.

(AZ) Holbrook Wigwam Hotel

Wigwam Village #6 : located 7 blocks west of downtown in Holbrook, Arizona on Business I-40. 811 W. Hopi Dr. Holbrook, AZ 86025. 

(AZ) Hot Spring Lake Mead NRA

...This is not to say you cannot enjoy the springs in Lake Mead.

(AZ) Lost Dutchman SP

Located on Apache Trail, State Route 88, north of Apache Junction. Highway 88 crosses northwest portion of Park, private land on south, and the Tonto National Forest on the north and east.

(AZ) Lowell Observatory

1400 West Mars Hill Rd.

Flagstaff, AZ 86001   Price: $25 adults (2022)

(AZ) Lover's Knoll
The Lover’s Knoll venue is just off a winding mountain road with world class views. There have been many car commercials filmed on this road. Spreading before you are Twin Buttes, Schnebley Hill, Lee Mountain, Courthouse Butte and Cathedral.
1891-, 1893 Upper Red Rock Loop Rd, Sedona, AZ 86336

(AZ) Montezuma Wells

Not far from the Montezuma Castle, running into Beaver Creek, sits a geological wonder known as Montezuma Well. 

(AZ) Old Tucson Movie Studio 
(80th Anniversary 1939-2019)
Deze Old Tucson Studio's zijn grotendeels een replica van het oude Tucson uit de periode 1812 tot 1860. Er staan zo'n 100 oude huizen en saloons, een gevangenis, een goudmijn en een stoomlocomotief.  Nog steeds worden de studio's als filmset gebruikt.
Youtubefilmpje van de Old West Film Studio en Theme Park.
201 S Kinney Road, Tucson, AZ 85735

(AZ) Patagonia Lake SP

400 Patagonia Lake Rd Patagonia, AZ 85624 

(AZ) Pipe Spring National Monument

Pipe Spring is a 40-acre speck in the vastness of the Arizona Strip, nearly 8,000 square miles of land separated from most of the state by the Grand Canyon. 

(AZ) Rodeo

A Round Up of Arizona’s Historic Rodeos. 

(AZ) Roper Lake SP

Has a designated swimming area with a sandy beach on the west side of the day-use island. Cabins. 
-> Aug 13th 2022:  the swim area at Roper Lake State Park will be closed until the levels rise. 

(AZ) Sahuaro Ranch Park Historic Area

9802 N. 59th Ave. Glendale Arizona 85302. One of the Valley’s oldest & most magnificent ranches. It features 13 original buildings, a rose garden.

(AZ) Slide Rock state park

In Sedona: a favorite swimming spot in Oak Creek Canyon of the Arizona desert-dwellers that escape the heat in the Phoenix area. 
Park entrance fee 2022 (depending on season) :  Tuesday after Labor Day - October 31  Per vehicle (1-4 adults): $20.00 

(AZ) State Park fees 

(AZ) State Parks Reservations

Cabins, swimming in a Arizona State Park.

(AZ) Superstition Mountain Museum
Met oa.: Apacheland Barn, Barn Construction Details, Elvis Chapel, Miner’s Shack, 1890 Powers Well Drilling Machine, Remington Bronze.
The Lost Dutchman's Gold Mine is, according to legend, a rich gold mine hidden in the southwestern United States. The location is generally believed to be in the Superstition Mountains,
Located to the east of Phoenix, in the east valley.
4087 N. Apache Trail
Highway 88  Apache Junction, Arizona 85119

(AZ) Tohono Chul Park

Northwest Tucson near corner of Ina &Oracle Roads. Main entrance: Paseo del Norte, 2nd stoplight on Ina,west of Oracle.~5mi east of I-10, exit248
7366 Paseo del Norte  Tucson, AZ 85704.

(AZ) Tonto Natural Bridge SP

About 100 miles northeast of Phoenix, off Arizona State Highway 87.

(AZ) Town of Two Guns, The
Two Guns is een spookstad in Coconino County. Gelegen aan de oostelijke rand van Canyon Diablo, ongeveer 30 mijl ten oosten van Flagstaff.
Two Guns is located in the central part of Arizona on U.S. Route 66 (US 66) in Coconino County between the city of Flagstaff and the town of Winslow. Also included are images of the Apache Death Cave and the Canyon Diablo Bridge which is located across the Canyon Diablo in Two Guns.
Leuke info met foto’s in dit PDFje
Two Guns, originally known as Canyon Lodge, started out as a modest trading post at the beginning of the 19th century, run by a couple of homesteaders by the names of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel B. Oldfield.
Two Guns is now considered an abandoned ghost town. The ruins of the zoo and the gutted gas station still stand, and you can still visit the cave.
It's on I-40/Highway 180/Route 66 between Winslow and Flagstaff exit 230. 

(AZ) Tucson
Bekijk eens El Barrio Historico, en dan met name El Tiradito en El Presidio. De laatstgenoemde ligt op de plaats van het oude Spaanse fort. 
Parkeer op de hoek van Mainstreet/Franklinstreet, waar je gratis twee uur mag staan? 
El Presidio ligt ten noorden van het Tuscon Convention Center en Barrio ten Zuiden ervan. In Barrio bevinden zich een aantal oude adobe-huizen. Weg 77 van Catalina wordt bijna vanzelf Granada Avenue, die langs beide wijken loopt. De kleurigste huizen staan overigens in Meyer Avenue in El Presidio. 

(AZ) Tumacacori Historical Park

1895 E Frontage Rd Tumacacori, AZ 85640 Exit 29 Interstate 19, 45mi/80km south of Tucson,18 miles/26km north of Nogales.

(AZ) Walnut Canyon National Monument
Come gaze across curved canyon walls! Among the remarkable geological formations of the canyon itself, the former homes of ancient inhabitants are easily evident. Walnut Canyon is open daily from 9:00-4:30. Entrance Fee Required.
Can't visit in person? Go virtual!
3 Walnut Canyon Road, Flagstaff, AZ 86004 

 (AZ) Wupatki National Monument

Flagstaff:US89 north for 12mi. Turn right at sign SunsetCraterVolcano. VC=21 mi from here. Scenic drive~1hr:view of grasslands+Paonted Desert:with som 

Covid-19 updates for California travelers

(CA) 0 Storm Damage 2022

This map will help you determine where road damage has occurred and how it might impact your plans to visit the national forest. 

(CA) 00 InciWeb

Sequoia NF, Kern River & Western Divide Ranger Districts, Schaeffer Fire Area, Roads &Trails Closure Order effective from xxxxxx 2022.

(CA) AirBNB:
Bij Vicky in Palo Alto.

(CA) Amboy
Little ghosttown. Vlak bij Route 66 buiten Amboy is zicht op een vulkanische krater.  In Californië 's Mojave Desert , ten westen van Needles en het oosten van Ludlow aan de historische Route 66 . 0
Filmdecor van oa. een deel van de 1986 film The Hitcher met Rutger Hauer.

(CA) Beautiful Spots

The 30 Most Beautiful Spots in California? 

(CA) Big Bear Lake

Unique mountain resort community located 100 mi northeast of LA + surrounded by the San Bernardino National Forest. 

(CA) Burney Falls

The McArthur ~ Burney Falls Memorial State Park, 24898 Ca Highway 89 Burney CA 96013

(CA) Cottonwood Lake Trail
Length: 5.7 miles to the furthest Cottonwood Lake (number five), or 12.8 miles for a loop additionally visiting Muir Lake.

(CA) Cuyamaca Rancho state park

Cuyamaca Lake Cuyamaca State Park 

(CA) Grant Grove Cabins

These rustic national park cabins offer the perfect address from which to explore the natural splendor of Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park. 

(CA) Ione

pronounced 'eye-own' = historic town in Amador County. It's well preserved +feels like a city where time has frozen. Saloons, vineyards.
It includes Preston Castle.

(CA) Iron Door Saloon

Iron Door Saloon | The Oldest Saloon in Calfornia. HWY 120 Main St, Groveland. 

(CA) Irvine Ranch Historic Park

13042 Old Myford Rd. Irvine, CA 92602. Site of the original Irvine Ranch headquarters. Several original buildings still stand, incl. home of James Irvine. 

(CA) LA Zoo

Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens, open from 10am to 5 pm every day. Visit the Zoo & the Aquarium of the Pacific for 1 low price! 

(CA) Lady Bird locations

Visit these locations seen in the coming-of-age movie set Lady Bird in Sacramento. 

(CA) Laguna Hills

23932 Paseo De Valencia,Laguna Hills, CA 92653. Prachtige lodge. Only minutes from the Irvine Spectrum. 

(CA) Laws Museum

Is located 4.5 miles north of Bishop, off U.S. Hwy 6. GPS coordinates are Lat. 37.401, Long. 118.346. 

(CA) Marin County

Fairfax, Mt. Tamalpais, Marin Municipal Water. Cataract Falls 

(CA) Natural Bridges State Beach

An excellent vantage point for viewing shore birds, migrating whales, as well as seals and otters playing offshore. 

(CA) Norm's Restaurant (-keten)

11001 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles 90064 (At Greenfield Ave) Schijnt beter dan bijv. Denny's COUPON op website. 

(CA) Palomar Observatory
The Observatory is located within the Cleveland National Forest on Palomar Mountain in North San Diego County at an elevation of 5,598 feet (1,702 meters) above sea level.
The street address is:
Palomar Observatory
35899 Canfield Road
Palomar Mountain, CA 92060-0200
Due to the continuing pandemic, Palomar Observatory remains closed to the public. No date for reopening has been announced.
Updated Sat 06 Aug 2022 6:28 am PDT.

(CA) Paramount Studio

Paramount Studios is located at 5555 Melrose Avenue in Hollywood.

(CA) Parkopedia
Waar kun je nog gratis of goedkoop parkeren?
- Oceanside  

- San Francisco  

(CA) Stovepipe Wells 

Samen met Furnace Creek + Panamint Springs 1 vd 3 mogelijkheden tot overnachten in Death Valley in motel. Vlakbij beroemde zandduinen + Mosaic Canyon. 

(CA) Sturtevant Falls

Is one of the finest waterfalls in Angeles National Forest. The 3.25-mi hike from Chantry Flats to Sturtevant Falls follows a pristine creek past resort. 

(CA) Susanville

A former logging and mining town. Nearly half the adult population works at the three prisons in the area. 

(CA) Torrey Pines

Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve =located within San Diego city limits +yet remains 1 of the wildest stretches of land on Southern California coast!

(CA) Walt Disney Family Museum
104 Montgomery Street, The Presidio, San Francisco, CA 94129.

(CA) Waterfalls

World of waterfalls.(Handig kaartje met) 

(CA) Yreka

West Miner Street Historic District. Greenhorn Park is mooi? 

(CO) Ouray

Is known for its famous hot springs, the Batchelor-Syracuse Mine tour, and the Box Canyon.-> Jeeps, kind of Switserland in USA.

(NM) Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi
De kathedraalbasiliek van Sint Franciscus van Assisi, beter bekend als de Sint-Franciscuskathedraal, is een rooms-katholieke kathedraal in het centrum van Santa Fe, New Mexico. Het is de moederkerk van het aartsbisdom Santa Fe. Bouwstijl: Neo-romaanse architectuur
With a population of 70,000, Santa Fe, which means Holy Faith in Spanish, is New Mexico’s fourth largest city. Residents are primarily Hispanic, Anglo and Native American people.
131 Cathedral Pl, Santa Fe, NM 87501.

Covid-19 updates for Nevada travelers

(NV) $$ Movies filmed in Nevada.
Go behind the scenes with some favorite shot-in-Nevada films.

(NV) $$$ hotel promo Las Vegas

Kijk ook op Nevada Welcome Centers offer several coupons. 

(NV) 10 Most Unique Towns

Nevada is the seventh largest state by area in the USA. Zijn de afgebeelde foto's nog te vinden?

(NV) Austin oa. Stokes Castle

Austin is a living ghost town, and is perhaps the best preserved example of an early Nevada mining town.

(NV) Belmont Courthouse
Belmont, Nye County, is located about 45 miles northeast of Tonopah via Highway 6, SR 376 and SR 82. 
2022: Mogelijk permanent gesloten?

(NV) Bonnie Claire

Bonnie Claire, previously named Thorp, is located about 30 mi northwest of Beatty Nevada. =Ghosttown.

(NV) Dig This
The world’s heavly equipment (excavators!) playground.
800 W Roban Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89044.

(NV) Galleria at Sunset

1300 West Sunset Road Henderson, NV. Met o.a. Subway, en Panda Express. 
Cheesecake factory is at 160 S Green Valley Pkwy. 

(NV) Gerlach

The town of Gerlach might be tiny in size, but is rich in history and natural wonder to say the least. 

(NV) Great Basin NP

355 mi/571 km mostly on U.S. Highway 93; Vegas to Ely, covering 8 state parks & Great Basin National Park.  2022: Great Basin National Park does not have an entrance fee.

(NV) Lamoille Canyon

Lies in the heart of the Ruby Mountains, Nevada’s wettest mountain range. 

(NV) Nevada State Parks

Non-NV Vehicles: $10-$15 per vehicle.
Notice fire restrictions! Check desnoods DCNR News.

(NV) Pioneer Saloon, The

Nearby Jean, a small$ commercial town in Clark County, located approximately 12 mi north of the Nevada-California state line along Interstate 15. 

(NV) Valley of Fire State Park

Dichtstbijzijnde faciliteiten in Overton! Onderweg 'mini-VoF' =picknickplaats genaamd Red Rock Recreation Area. 

(NV) Worlds Largest Chocolate Fountain
It’s located at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas.

(TX) Abilene

Abilene is big on what matters: history, culture, innovation, and West Texas hospitality. Make a little time to stay and to see and feel authentic Texas.

(TX) Bandera

Cowboy Capital of the World 

Covid-19 updates for Utah travelers

(UT) Arch Canyon Ruin, Blanding_Cedar Mesa

Is a family friendly roadside attraction. Most vehicles can drive within 100feet of the ruin, others may need to walk the last 1/4 mile. 

(UT) Chimney Rock Loop

Chimney Rock Loop, Capitol Reef National Park.

(UT) Gifford Homestead

The Gifford farm lies in the heart of the Fruita valley, a desert oasis. In Capitol Reef NP. Located 1 mile south of visitor center on the Scenic Drive.

(UT) Goosenecks Point

Short unpaved road to Panorama Overlook &continues to GP. Foot trail from the PO guides along the canyon rim where views sandstone formations.

(UT) National Park Free Days 2021
This year, National Public Lands Day falls on September 24, 2022.

(UT) Ruby's Inn virtual experience
Experience the innovative virtual reality motion ride that will leaved guests wanting more of Utah's majestic landscape!

(UT) Spookhuisroute

This Haunted Road Trip Will Lead You To The Scariest Places In Utah. 

(UT) Webcam Ruby's Inn
Although it is not quite the same as what we personally experience, the live stream video can show you something or maybe even show us.

(UT) Wire Pass Slot Canyon

Unlike the "Wave" a permit is not required to make the hike, only a day use fee at the trail head. Distance: 3.4 mi.  If you don’t want to pay the ridiculous amount of money. Bring water.  It is a fee area so have some cash at the trail head. >$6/person. 

(UT) Zion Angels Landing

Ride free shuttle to Grotto Shuttle Stop. Trail starts at bridge crossing Virgin River. After 5mile 4 hour round trip trek. In response to concerns about crowding and congestion on the trail, on and after April 1, 2022, everyone who hikes Angels Landing needs to have a permit. Day-before Lottery: You can apply for a permit the day before your planned hike. It costs $6 to apply for a permit. The fee covers an application for up to 6 people (including the person filling out the application). This fee is non-refundable.

(WY) Cody

De culturele activiteiten hier draaien voornamelijk rond de figuur van de pionier van Cody en van de cowboy- en western-cultuur. 

(WY) Old Trail Town

=one of Cody, Wyoming's most popular family friendly sites and is conveniently located on the road to Yellowstone National Park. 

(WY) Yellowstonecountry

Cody - Yellowstone Country. Shoot-outs and rodeo's.  

(CA) Pow Wow  2022
Explore Native American Culture (flyer nog te embedden) 

Kedeng kedeng

Het leukste loc-je! van de hele wereld zag ik afgebeeld op een verouderde poster aan een wand van het stationnetje in Jamestown (CA). Laat je er over vertellen door reuze enthousiaste vrijwilligers bij Railtown 1897.

De webcam in Flagstaff (AZ)
 die dit beeld heeft geproduceerd, zou ik graag opsnorren.

Dit beeld lijkt misschien wat saai, maar in enkele uitgerangeerde oude wagons bij
het Barstow station (CA) kun je gemakkelijk wat eten én leuke souveniers shoppen.