Budget Summit Inn
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... up. After making it down there was a 70mile strech of road that took me through a lots of wildlife. I saw buffalo, orex(I believe), antelope, elk. It looked like they had jumped the fences because they were all on the side of the road eating. Talk about a scary sight. coming upon a 1200lb buffalo at 70mph. ...
... s Monday morning, it’s not raining and I’m about to start a descent out of the Rockies through Cimmaron Canyon State Park. We were still at over 8,000 ft when we descended through brilliant autumnal forests. We lingered as long as possible, rejoicing in the beauty of the flame coloured trees, the clear brooks, blue sky and warm sunshine. This is what cycling is all about!
Before the trip David had worried about ...
... treated: they might trade 8 buffalo hides for a single iron pot, for example, and then the white traders would turn around and sell one hide for about $6 apiece. In today's dollars, then, that pot cost something like $900. The Bents were known for being more fair than most traders; "fair," in this instance, is a matter of perspective. If the person trading the buffalo hides is satisfied, then isn't that sufficient? One interesting ...
... enjoy the park. By the time we set up camp and had dinner it was too dark to go hiking in the woods. We definitely will have to come back here so that we can do the hiking/biking trails and kayak in the lake.
Tomorrow should be a lot better since we don"t have that far to go.
Nugget of Knowledge:
Trinidad Colorado is known as the sex change capital of the world. (just a little something to ...
... certified and Apostilled;
Signed letter from doctor stating you have no contagious disease -- signed and his signature certified;
Proof of retirement income from your former employer, no less than $900 for a couple, $800 for a single person -- have it signed and certified as well, as we are in the middle of trying to get done.
Take at least 3 passport photos. (update: for some reason we needed 6)
Valid Passport, one not expiring in the next ...
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