Fairmont Heritage Place, Franz Klammer Lodge
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
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... so far. We drove from there and only had 2 more hours before reaching Telluride. That was such a gorgeous drive. We drove right along this creek for most of the time and there were mountains all around. It was awesome. When we got to Telluride, I actually ended up feeling a little grumpy. I don't know exactly why. I think I was still feeling the altitude sickness, I was exhausted, I almost hit a pedestrian, and I couldn't find ...
... But due to confusion with a California town of the same name, it was renamed Telluride in 1887, for the gold telluride minerals found in other parts of Colorado. A telluride mineral has the telluride anion as a main component. Consult someone with a chemistry or mining background for a better explanation. Gold tellurides include calaverite and krennerite. These telluride minerals were never located near Telluride, causing the town to be ...
... were completely natural springs with gravel and rocky floors, and if you dug your feet into the gravel you'd get a little hot jet massage :) one of the springs was way hitter that the others, it was called the lobster pot and it lived up to its name as I came out bright red! It was soo scalding hot!! One of the pools was only about a foot deep so you could lie back and watch the stars, it was all very lovely! And nice to be warm after several cold nights ...
... to head back to Ouray, it was starting to get dark, and that and the rainclouds turned the sky a deep blue color behind the reddish-orange mountains. It was beautiful!
Driving back into town, the lights from the town filled the dark valley. We drove back to our hotel, and we are now watching the Opening Ceremonies of the Olympics, while we plan for our day full of jeeping tomorrow!!