This weekend, after some very crazy weeks of basement stuff, our family took a much needed overnight trip to Goblin Valley. It is a beautiful spot in the middle of the Utah desert surrounded by. . . . NOTHING. Sometimes NOTHING can be beautiful, though.
Much of the scenery on the drive to Goblin Valley looks like the above. But as you get closer--you start to see this:
Those little funny rock "blobs" are the "Goblins". In the state park, there are several places to climb around on the "goblins." My kids loved the climbing part.
And on the drive out of Goblin Valley, we saw this:
I am editing this post to just emphasize the climbing part of this trip. Now that I am looking back on some more of these pictures, I am wondering if this activity was safe. Luckily, my children all survived.
On the assent up the rock.
One up top and one on the way down. YIKES to both!!