Travel Blogs from Frisco
It was such magical time this Thanksgiving. From romping in the hot tub in the 15 degree snowing weather to sledding and snowboarding to walking down Main Street which reminds the kids of their grandparents little Christmas houses- this was a trip I will always remember. It started as a "what if we did this"moment as we tried to plan ...
... by a middle aged drunk woman who took us in the wrong direction. As it got dark, we conceded defeat and headed back to the city. We spent a few hours in a pub then decided to catch a midnight bus out there. At 3:30 am on the 5th day of travel, we finally made it to the mountains.
After about 3 hours sleep we were up and on our way to Arapahoe Basin. We got to the top of the hill, bleary eyed and stiff, but all of a sudden filled with energy. We gave each other a big hug, ...
... round trip. However, those two miles that we did hike ended up being the best part of the canyon anyway. First coming into the canyon the walls were wide and tall, completely made out of sandstone. It looked smooth, but was actually rough to the touch, almost like sandpaper. We continued down the canyon and it soon started to become narrow (This was the part that Ible and I were hoping for the most). So narrow in fact that the width of the canyon had become just ...
Doug booked us for two nights at the Hotel Sebastian in
Vail, a swank place in the heart of Vail’s pedestrian zone that must be
astronomically expensive in ski season but he managed for around $100/night in
very off-season September. Valet parking was $20, which Doug thought nothing of
paying the first night – “Dude, take good care of it. Make sure there are no
scratches when you bring it ...
... a nice one and doable in several hours in the afternoon. Mother Nature
had different plans, though. The mountains had their first light snowfall the
night before. We several miles along the Spruce Creek trail south of
Breckenridge but found the trail to be far too icy to continue once we started
on steeper slopes in shady areas. It was good a walk of several miles to stretch
Other places to stay in Frisco
1202 Sumit Blvd - PO Box 552, Frisco | 2 star hotelfrom $79
110 First Ave, Frisco | 3 star hotelfrom $153
990 Lakepoint Drive, Frisco | 1 star hotelfrom $84
1630 Dillon Dam Road, Frisco | 3 star hotelfrom $107
105 Lusher Court, Frisco | 2 star hotelfrom $77
521 Main St, Frisco | Hotelfrom $54
1205 N Summit Blvd, Frisco | Hotelfrom $63
912 North Summit Blvd, Frisco | Hotelfrom $137