Annie's Mountain Retreat

2462 Big Thompson Canyon, Drake, Colorado, 80515, United States | Campground
Prices starting from $100.00

Travel Blogs from Drake

The Journey...not the Destination..

A travel blog entry by lounik


... lick was more than a little tempting..

no sooner had we entered into the park
were we greeted by a herd of mule deer..

then a lone elk...

and yet more elk :) ...

The Little Sister

A travel blog entry by farnie10


... and we arranged to meet in Boulder that weekend. It turned out to be the perfect weekend to lay low, as the locals were all out and about on the roads celebrating Labour Day. Boulder was also lovely city to spend some time. It has a sizable university, and this has brought with it the bars, cafes and microbreweries for tourists to enjoy.

[2,650 miles on the road]


Day 7: Heaven on Earth

A travel blog entry by acombslane


... would make an appearance. But they had not been seen in the area for 13 days, and today wasn't the day either.

It was getting late, so we decided to cruise our way through the highest elevations since we needed to get to the west side of the park in order to drive to Grand Lake. As we reached higher elevations, the temperature steadily dropped until it was 55 degrees. There was snow on the north faces of the mountains! The side of the road ...

Rocky Mountain Highest

A travel blog entry by cphenly


... park. (Or maybe only two on the Western side--I wasn't clear on that.) So Roy and his wife decided to donate one, then they got some friends involved, and in the end, they donated three, which were put into patrol cars. Then one day a few years ago, a man who had a heart attack while hiking was saved by one of those roving defibrillators. This prompted the park superintendent to ask how they came to have a defibrillator in the car. When he ...

Interview with Kaela

A travel blog entry by specialk35


... again, and when I go back I want to get this own house so I can be a neighbor of the last hotel we went to.

Any last thoughts about your trip to China?
I did the hula dance, which looks more like I was swinging my arms patting something, just like the ocean does. I made it up in China. And the toboggan slide went really fast, it was nice. And Daddy, my favorite part was the fast part. For mommy, not so much.


This campground, located on 2462 Big Thompson Canyon, Drake, is near Rocky Mountains, Estes Park Golf Course, Indian Peaks Wilderness, and Leah's.
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