Mexican Hat to Moab - The road through obscurity October 26th 2012 Nearby to Mexican Hat is Goosenecks State Park, which overlooks part of the San Juan river. From here, the depths to the river below reach over 1000 feet as the river snakes sharply back and forth - giving the place its name. Or perhaps it was discovered by John Goosenecks. I forget. But make sure to check out the panoramic photo I took below.
At this point the route went off the beaten path some ... read more
North America » United States » Colorado » Ouray Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more