Originally Posted by Huff
GC south to Williams is very pretty, mostly forested mountains and cool since its elevation is about 7000'. West from Williams heads downhill towards Kingman quickly becoming desert. However, even that area is more scenic than I-10. You'll also pass thru Barstow and Victorville for places to stop to eat, shop etc.
Thanks for that! I think I'd prefer that route but it seems that would only work out if we spent the night at the GC, whereas I think right now we're just planning to drive up from Phoenix and back down. Who knows, maybe we can power through it!