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On our trip to Northern Arizona last month we took a side trip to the Painted Desert, which also contains the Petrified Forest. It is a 26 mile road (of which we traveled a little over half).

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The petrified forest consisted of large chunks of petrified wood. The family was a little disappointed that there weren’t any complete trees, but it was pretty awesome nonetheless.

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Growing up in Phoenix, there was a lot of Native American Culture in school. One thing I remember doing was making sand paintings. After seeing the painted desert I can see exactly where the idea came from.

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The Agate Bridge

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Am I the only one reminded of E.T. ?

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My fellow travelers, Eric and Aspen

 

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Love all of the cool rock formations. This National Park was definitely worth a stop.

 

 

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