If you are liking the small towns, what about Young? Small, no meth, just south of the Rim, east of Roosevelt Lake, north of Glob (not a misspelling).
Fishing, mild weather, small town, close to bigger towns, PLENTY of trails...
I can explain it to you but I cannot understand it to you
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2010 KTM 690 Enduro
2009 KTM 400XCW Plated