Yuma sits in the extreme southwestern corner of Arizona, bordering both California and Mexico, at an important historical crossing of the Colorado River. In this week's Grand Adventure we'll explore the area's history, including a visit to the Colorado River State Historic Park, as well as its present-day agricultural and snowbird RV'er importance, and attend the Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival. In between, though, we'll jet off to somewhere entirely unexpected. Come along!
Filmed: October 29-November 11, 2023
- 0:00 Intro
- 0:49 Welcome to Yuma, Arizona
- 6:24 Del Pueblo 55+ RV Resort
- 9:50 Colorado River State Historic Park
- 14:37 And now, for something completely different!
- 22:51 Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival
- 30:30 Wrap-up
FOR MORE INFORMATION
- Our campsite https://maps.app.goo.gl/WK6KMCWHpGhYxQPX8
- Del Pueblo 55+ RV Resort https://livecobblestone.com/del-pueblo
- Visit Yuma https://www.visityuma.com/
- Colorado River State Historic Park https://azstateparks.com/colorado-river/
- Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival https://www.crcballoons.com/
- Q24 RV Rally in Quartzsite, Arizona - Jan. 19-29, 2024 https://www.facebook.com/groups/980141865948737
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