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Here we are now out of Colorado and into Utah. We really enjoyed Colorado, the outskirts of Denver where we were is very beautiful. Cold some days but the next day the sun would come out and it was pleasant.
The town was settled in 1882, and known for a time for the name given
to the …
... stop at Mile Marker 13 heading towards Mexican Hat, Utah. This was the spot where, in the movie "Forrest Gump", Forrest suddenly stopped, said he had run as far as he needed to, and turned around. That scene was filmed at this point and Tom Hanks was actually there, not superimposed in a studio. There was a huge number of people there, standing in the road, blocking the small amount of traffic, and taking pictures all over the place! What fun! We joined into the spirit of ...
... now on. we had to stop and clear out the mud at times every 20 meters, and this with a storm helping us!!
we eventually reached a clearing and my bike had enough, there was no drive so figured the clutch had burnt out.
not too happy about our situation but only thing to do was set up camp. ummm now this is bear and mountain lion country big time...night night sleep tight, could be your ...
... dirt trying to park my bike in the loose sand. First fall on my bike since I've owned it... I didn't even fall that one time in Tucson when I wasn't paying attention and ran over an entire rotisserie chicken! The bike is a lot heavier now though, and I couldn't unclip my shoe in time. It fell right on the back of my knee, but I seem to be fine. Clipless petals are mostly great and sometimes ...
We are in Goblin Valley State Park. Goblins are thin sandstone pillars with bigger 'heads' on top. The top rock is harder so that it protects the softer rocks below from erosion. The rock on top doesn't get eroded as fast so it ends up being bigger than the bottom. We went to a huge valley of goblins and they were incredible, however, the most amazing thing was how many of them were around. There were hundreds, seeming to swarm out ...