Casa Grande Ruins National Monument is nearby in Coolidge. Coolidge is a bit further from the Interstate 10 but just get off the highway at any exit for Coolidge and then follow the signs. Casa Grande Ruins National Monument is open from 9 am to 5 pm daily except for Thanksgiving and Christmas Days. The entry fee for everyone age 16 and up is 5 dollars per person, good for
Eric Carltock Elements of Public Speaking 100 Section 01, 2017 Spring, Monday Wednesday Friday Professor: Diana Alblinger Speech of Description: The Grand Canyon General Purpose: To Describe and Inform Specific Purpose: To give a reason and cost to visiting the Grand Canyon Central Idea: The Grand Canyon is a great place to visit, and is closer than you think. INTRODUCTION I. Today I want to take us on a trip to the Grand Canyon. It is after all one of the seven natural wonders of the world, and its closer than you think.
Everyone he encountered and got close to thought he was following his dreams. His adventure into the Alaskan wilderness was all he talked about with his parents when he started college. At the beginning of each chapter of Into the Wild, there are quote(s) that relate to each chapter. The following quote was included at the beginning of chapter three from Wallace Stegner’s
The Yuma Territorial Prison opened in 1875, but the first prisoners were not moved to the prison, in till 1876. Over three thousand prisoners sentences were served during the thirty three years the prison was operational. Yuma Territorial Prison was perceived throughout its many different roles as a luxury for the community of Yuma, Arizona. The community of Yuma,Arizona might think this because of the many benefits the prison gave the inmates and the town people .The prison also played many different roles other than just being a prison.
We repeat a pattern of: go out, explore new trails, get lost, and somehow find our way back each time, but today is different. Today we are going to Custer’s Peak, this is the moment I have been waiting for all week. Ever since I got here, the locals and other people in my group have been telling me that the view here is something unlike anything back in Minnesota. It takes us about 20 minutes of driving up a steep incline but now we are at the top and this is, by far, the best view I have ever seen. I was told this was one of three huge fire watch towers
It is spring break and you decide to go to the Poconos for a week with your friends. You guys decide to go on a small hiking trip through the wilderness. Mesmerized by a deer eating near a river, you decide to take a quick picture. However, your oblivious friends decide to keep on hiking, utterly forgetting about your presence. Now you're lost in the midst of an uncharted 70,000 acre wilderness in the Poconos.
Once I pack up the camp, I set out on the road- just me and my truck. I start onto the main road through glacier national park, Going to the Sun Road. Emilie loved to tell me about her adventures in the mountains. She said the road through the middle hits every landscape and landmark and it has the power to set free. Upon entering the park, I noticed a sign that says that this road comes with a warning: Warning this road will enable you to dive into nature and adventure.
Ian Frazier’s On The Rez is a first-person view of one’s life as an Indian. He spends this chapter talking about his good friend Le War Lance, and their many adventures spanning over 20 years. It gives just a little bit of insight as to the life of an Indian without watering it down. Starting Chapter 2 of On The Rez, Ian Frazier begins by telling the story of how him and Le War Lance had met.
Commemorate the memory of Tejano Queen, Selena Quintanilla, at the Selena Museum and learn all about her life. When you’ve explored all you possibly could in the southern parts of Texas, drive on I-37 and I-35 to go North and sight see the all too famous Dallas. Visit President John F. Kennedy’s assassination site at the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and visit his memorial downtown. If you’re not feeling the morbid history vibes, you can get over your fear of heights instead and view the city from a higher perspective by visiting the Reunion Tower. Enjoy fine dining and Dallas’ beautiful skyline from the rotating tower.
There was more, these are just the ones that were there for the… incident. For this merit badge, we had to go out into the camp’s trails to explore nature for fifteen minutes a day. We found this nice spot.
Then continuing on this amazing road, you’d see beautiful citing’s that consist of tall cliffs. Along the road you may realize an edge of the Uncompahgre plateau. This road leads to the sixteen major viewpoints and the seven trailheads. Further more the monument contains a main visitor center and camping for the family members. Colorado national monument wasn’t named after the state, but is was rather named after the Colorado river (FRUITA).
Introduction [Attention Getter] Do you want to escape to nature, walk or ride your bike on limitless trails, all while learning something new? [Relevance to Audience] The Clark County Wetlands Park is the largest park in Clark County.
Three years ago in July, my family was surprised with a vacation to Frisco, Colorado. It was my first time seeing mountains, and I was not disappointed. Ever since we returned, I have been in love with the towering rocky formations that unfortunately do not exist along the coastline of Florida. Therefore, if one were to ask me where in the world I would wish to live the most, I would easily insist Frisco, Colorado. There happens to be something about the glittering aspens and white stone coating the mountainsides of Colorado that I love.