Great Western Colorado Lodge
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... to start cooking dinner in the porch in a minute. Neither of us intend to move from our sleeping bags before tomorrow morning unless we are about to wet ourselves. Del Norte, rest day and hotel here we come: it can snow and rain all it likes once we're there. Day 50. Thursday 2nd October. Storm King Campground to Del Norte. Whenever there's been a cold stretch of weather, it's common for people to stop in their trucks and ask how we're doing. What they normally say is 'I ...
... venue with clean, concrete floor and fairy lights. What an awesome night! We just slept on our matts on the floor - no tent needed. Day 46. Sunday 28th September. Hartsel Springs Guest Ranch to Salida. It had to happen. Colorado had given us four days straight of perfect weather and consistently stunning scenery. At some point, things had to change, and today they certainly did. Things started very nicely. We had no tent to pack up because we slept in the barn, and no stove and ...
... size and height of the mountains, the remoteness, the lack of trees and plants, there is so much to take in. It never did warm up much that first day on the trail. I had an appointment later in the afternoon to get some new tires installed, so we had to try to make good time. We got off the trail in Salida and headed N to Buena Vista. Traveling in places you've never been especially out west, it's difficult ...
Then spent a few days lazing under pines in the mountains. Now heading northwards towards Rocky Mountain NP. Spectacular scenery in this part of the country, but the mossies & flies are vicious... (you are so right Joyce!)
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G & D
... After my muscles warmed up, I was surprised by how efficiently and pain-free it was riding. This was the first day that my legs didn't burn while climbing hills. I also felt decently acclimated. My body really came together at the perfect time. I didn't even need to walk my bike up any of the mountain. I've never really trained for anything physical in my life, so I've never seen this kind of change. It's pretty awesome. There was no bike ...