La Quinta Inn & Suites Rifle
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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Travel Blogs from Rifle
... we laughed & jumped out if our skin at the thunder claps all the way down. We arrived back in Aspen to be told there was a monsoon warning! We changed our clothes in the garage & headed for coffee to warm up. After a short stop we hit the road again in drizzle this time but made in back to a Rifle where we warmed up in the hot tub. We re-joined Frank & Mel for a wet walk to a Rib House & a somber meal. Let's hope moods improve ...
... much from the beauty of this canyon. The drive takes you through tunnels cut in the rock and follows the rushing waters of the river. Every now and then you can see rafters going down the river on a tour. It reminds us of Europe and the mountain passes that we went through there. A beautiful drive if you are out this way.
Well we are back down to 5400 feet. I think it will take a couple of days to get back to normal. That is okay because we are ...
... The same goes for the giant swing ride that sends you spinning out over the canyon as well. They also had what has to be the best alpine slide in the world. This is not your father's alpine slide. This was a high tech kart that sent you hurling down the mountain at break neck speeds without the chance of flying off like so many other alpine slides. It was so fast and generates such G forces that I could not breathe. Of course there was a break to ...
... meat and shoot guns of course! I pulled a brisket from the fridge, seasoned it with a dry rub that I threw together and tossed it on the smoker. We then grabbed Hunter's .22 and headed to a public shooting range a few miles from the campground. This was to be the first time either Colby or Hunter had shot a gun. After the obligatory safety talk, we set up some targets and had at it. Both boys were crack shots from the beginning. Me on the other ...
... station for our liquid replenishment ritual (gas for the motorcycles and sports drink or water for ourselves) and, then, we proceed north on Rt. 13. There is nothing particularly interesting about Rt. 13; just miles and miles of open spaces and WIND.