UTAH (ABC4) – For many folks, road trips are the best part of summertime. They bring back memories of packing the car to the roof in suitcases and hitting the road.

Families went from motel to motel. The kids would jump into the small motel swimming pools and then jump up and down on the beds.

Once in a while, there was even a color TV in the room.

ABC4’s Craig Wirth relives those times, taking a look back at the motel scene in Utah with this week’s “Wirth Watching.”