Re, Boondox question - we were there in the last week of July 2010 and to my thinking the traffic was not bad at all.
At the bottom line I think that the severity of the traffic on a given day is something of a crap shoot.
'00 BMW R1100RT, Gone away: 5 previous BMW's, 3 Honda's, 2 Suzuki's
"The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane." - Marcus Aurelius