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Nov 10, 2008 - Moab to Parachute Utah/Colorado 25th October 2008.

Sylvia’s Comments Today we will leave the state of Utah and move into our next state, Colorado, the Rocky Mountain State. To travel there we decided to take Utah State Route 128, which has been designated the Upper Colorado River Scenic Byway. This road is named by the people in Moab as ‘the river road’ as it follows the Colorado River for most of the way. The highway was originally built to connect the rural cities in east Utah with Grand Junction Colorado, the largest city in the region. As we turned onto the highway, just a couple of...

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