Travel Blogs from Telluride
... the bathrooms clean. So, we had to have a meeting and I volunteered to write the apology letter. So I did that. A few folks asked to ride with me today and our initial ride group ended up being me, Redding, Leash, Lorraine and Christine. Next to our host site was an outdoor bike/skate park so we went and played there for a few minutes. As we were about to leave town we saw a bunch of hot air balloons, so, obviously we had to check it out. We looked at those for a bit. Because ...
... amount of weeds was impressive. Even more impressive was that we were able to do so much of it without really any tools! Once some of the supervisors arrived, they also put some of us to work cleaning up and organizing the ReStore inside. After those tasks were completed, Kim (one of the supervisors) took us out to a local lunch spot called Evergreens. I had a grilled chicken sandwich with spinach, roasted peppers and feta. It was SO good. Best ...
... in 1919. Dempsey won one of his first fights in a 10-round boxing match at Durango’s Central Hotel.Parts of the 1991 film, City Slickers, were filmed here. Best line from that movie: “We’re lost, but we’re making good time.” The line was originally attributed to Yogi Berra, long noted for his malapropisms. *** Leaving Durango, we head north on US-550, which will take us all the way to Ouray, 70 miles to ...
... amp; Ross
another great day after another 5inches, more runs open especially tree runs, 15
Day 38, 29/1 another epic day, Graeme, Rachel & me,
huge day, fresh snow, lots of tree runs, Sullys, Little Ridge, Confidence, Happy Thoughts
very sore knee, 16
Day 39 30/1, Frances, Graeme & I
another fantastic day, 17
Day 40, 31/1, knee too sore, day off
Day 41, 1/2, still sore
Day 42, 2/2, skied morning as people arriving, ...
... people and has the only traffic light in Ouary County. (Hwy62 & Hwy550). It is the gateway to the San Juan Skyway a 236 National Scenic Byway which we will come back to ride on our motorcycles in the very near future. (yeah baby... that's how we roll)
We stopped in town at the Ridgway Visitor Center to gather information on the town. Little did we know that the Railroad Museum is also housed in the Visitor's Center. This ...