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After an early breakfast we hit the road we had a long day ahead of us. We drove to Loveland Pass and the Continental Divide. The Loveland Pass is where the US Highway 6 crosses the Continental Divide between the Loveland Basin and the Arapahoe Basin. It is a long climb to the Pass but the scenery is fantastic with different scenery on both sides of the road. The temperature dropped about 20 degrees Fahrenheit from the time we left home until we got ...
... on this trip. And from here on, we were in the mountains and at high elevation for the rest of the day. We passed several mountains along our route and one of them, Mt. Antero, is taller than Pike’s Peak, topping out at over 14,260 ft. The top of it was up in the clouds.
Eventually we took the turn that would take us up to Aspen, a 44 mile drive (that would take about an hour and a half to drive) through the mountains. I had ...
... a campfire which represented the best of what family and being together through thick and thin means to me. It was one of the special hopes of this trip come true.
So as we prepare to leave the mountains and head to the flat lands of eastern Colorado and Kansas and Missouri, I'm thankful for the adventure and truthfully longing for my own bed. But between now and then there are more adventures to come and few more friends to pester.
... soon they got their scooters and rode them around. Then they went on the paddle boat and soon after we went on the sky ride. It was a fun ride to the top of the copper mountain. But it was close to evening and looked like it would rain so we did not have much to do and came back. soon it started to rain and there was not much to do. all the rides closed and we ...
... be permanent.
After a good breakfast at our Glamping tent, we headed northeast four hours to Vail, Colorado. Heather had said we were staying at a nice hotel, but she could not fully prepare us for the extreme culture shock of going from RV parks and desert camping to a five star luxury hotel. When we drove up to The Arrabelle amongst Mercedes and Lexus SUV's in our rickety rental RV, I had to turn around the RV on a ...
Other places to stay in Silverthorne
560 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $87
540 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $69
530 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $94
228654 Highway 6, Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $145
675 Blue River Pkwy., Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $75
204 Wildernest Road, Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $109