The Inn at Steamboat
Travel Blogs from Steamboat Springs
... or gondola ride to the top of the mountains where skiers purposely direct themselves down a very steep mountain side and call it entertainment. The sights from the mountain tops were spectacular. I want to come back in the winter time to just watch people. That would preclude a life threatening event of trying to ski down the mountain. Not happening, but good food and drink and people watching would be fun.
Today at Steamboat we ...
... make tons of $$ - movie rights anyone?).
So, I packed up my wet tent (again) in the rain and headed for home, Sally, a hot shower and my own bed, but alas it was not to be.....
Back on beautiful highway 191 south, the rain was steady but my suit kept me dry. Now heading east on Hw 40, the rain intensity increased. By Craig, CO, is was steady, by Hayden, CO, it was so heavy that it pooled on the road ...
... near the town of Steamboat Springs, a very expensive campground centred around seven natural hot springs which were ‘clothing optional’ after 9pm. Yes, Graeme had brought us to a naked hot springs.
Apparently, our camping space, sat on its own little island accessed by a covered bridge that was basically a little log cabin in itself, cost several hundred dollars alone. ...
... favorite pizza in Colorado! We had to wait a bit as they weren't even open yet. We used up some by going in some of the touristy shops on the main street. We bought some beautiful glass columbines (our favorite Colorado flower) for grandma. After a few shops Beau Jo's was open! We chose the buffet and had great pizza, salad and soft drinks. A great way to start the day.
We drove to the area of town ...
... that is when my next adventure began. I got my first bag fairly soon and then waited . . .and waited . . .until everyone else had claimed their bags and left the area! It was clear there was no more luggage to come, so I had to go to the baggage services desk to place a missing bag claim. They looked up my bag’s tracking number and told me my bag had gone to Aspen! We filled out the paper work and they said they would call me when they knew when it was coming. This ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking