On the way north on my rusty road trip I planned to visit the Ghost Town Rhyolite close to Beatty and arrive later on at the Ghost Town Tonopah with its haunted Mizpah Hotel. The final highlight of the trip was a visit to the … Continue readingBig Circle II Rhyolite, Tonopah & International Car Forest of the last Church
Nelson Ghost Tow, is a mix between a junkyard, outdoor art display, and a tribute to the old times. It’s easy to see why it’s popular among photographers and videographers because it looks like a movie set. Located just five miles away from the Colorado … Continue readingBig Circle II Nelson Ghost Town
The city of Hurricane, UT is not only famous for the Sand Hollow State Park with its nice outdoor activities, but because of the famous YouTuber Matt’s Offroad Recovery. The family of Matt and his team are well known to rescue offroad vehicles out of … Continue readingBig Circle II Matt’s Recovery
In Page I did not spent much time – the Horseshoe Bend and the Antelope Canyons I had visited twice already and I just needed a good night sleep after a long day of taking pictures and driving. Early morning I arrived in Kanab and … Continue readingBig Circle II 4th day
From Pheonix I went north to a small town named Cottonwood in Arizona to start the next morning with exploring the Ghosttown Jerome inlcuding the abandoned Gold King Mine. The Scenery at Jerome and Gold King Mine is marvellous and due to early in the … Continue readingBig Circle II 3rd Day
The 2nd day of the rusty road trip was planned with vistis to the 3 locations of Desert Valley autoparts in and around Phoenix – very nice staff on all locations! Before I headed north I payed a quick visit to the Goldfield Ghosttown.
Leaving Kingman for a quick visit of the Ghosttown Hackberry I took a drive of about 190 miles south to Reeds farm wich is north-west of Phoenix in the small town of Wittmann. Reeds Farm is a junk and salvage yard that specializes in car … Continue readingBig Circle II Afternoon 1st Day
A business trip required me to travel to Las Vegas again and immediatly I had the idea to drive the Big Circle once more – but this time it would be different! Since I visited all the national parks on the Big Circle tour already, … Continue readingBig Circle II – Morning 1st Day
Leaving Utah and entering Arizona does not really feel like big change in the landscape, but watch out to change your clock! Utah is one hour ahead of Arizona! It´s always worth revisiting certain areas for a second time – Arizona is of course known … Continue reading4-Corners Road Trip – Part 5
Leaving Moab with a heavy heart, but looking forward to reaching Monument Valley! Monument Valley has been featured in numerous computer games, in print, and in motion pictures, including multiple Westerns directed by John Ford that influenced audiences’ view of the American West.