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Travel Blogs from Crested Butte
Day 7 & 8
Our first shopping day yay!!! Today we decided to hire a car and check out the outlets, Rick's Restorations and Vegas in general. We managed to purchase all of our ski gear and lots of other bargains, even Billy went a little cray cray in Tommy Hilfiger lol!! After a big day of shopping we headed back to the motel to pack our bags for our flight to Aspen in the morning.
Day 8 was pretty much ...
... globe for this.
Some of the original buildings are evident and very well maintained. They are similar in style to the 'painted ladies' houses that we saw in San Francisco. All the local businesses are in the process of putting up their decorations. You have to admit the North Americans do this better than most. It was great to see real live Christmas trees for sale outside the local supermarket. Different types Spruce, fir, etc) ...
... with us again and were delighted with their 2nd placegetter.
1st Nikki Hosp - Austria. 2nd Frida Hansdotter - Sweden 3rd Kathryn Zettel - Austria
After two huge days on the hill it was good to have a quiet evening. A couple of delightful Californian Pinot Noirs in front of the fire was a lovely way to finish one of the most exciting weekends we have experienced. To think we do it all again with the men next weekend in Beaver Creek! Bring it On!!
... but it was a day for the Austrian stars to shine.
1st Eva-Marie Brem -Austria. 2nd Kathryn Zettel -Austria. 3rd Federica Brignone -Italy
We farewelled our All American Family and we cannot thank them enough for making the day even more special. Warm and friendly, incredibly well behaved children, it really was a joy to share our day with them. We hope to visit them in Wisconsin one day.
... mix (about two servings) Granola bar Almonds (two handfuls) Waffle energy bar A few energy jelly beans Gatorade Peanut butter sandwich Coffee Pita chips Orange A sip of Starbucks espresso iced coffee Two strawberry pop tarts Gatorade Enchilada casserole Black bean quinoa Salad Three slices watermelon Two brownies Poppyseed muffin Two beers A bagel with low fat cream cheese Water all day ...
Other places to stay in Crested Butte
500 Gothic Road, Crested Butte | 4 star hotelfrom $123
11 Snowmass Road, Crested Butte | Hotelfrom $184
620 Gothic Road, Crested Butte | 3 star hotelfrom $153
20 Hunter Hill Road, Crested Butte | 3 star hotelfrom $204
11 Snowmass Road, Crested Butte | Hotelfrom $185
11Snowmass Road, Crested Butte | 2 star hotelfrom $208
18 Hunter Hill Road, Crested Butte | Hotelfrom $105