Old Corral Hotel
Travel Blogs from Centennial
... number of trucks on the road. It was below 0 outside so we were happy to stay in the car. The road is very high up with big snow drift fences on either side of the road which indicates there is lots of snow and wind on the road. There were also icicles on a number of the road signs and the trucks. Finally made it to Laramie and got to our warm and clean Days Inn. Then out to look at the CBD and get some ...
A nodded my head to many a steer on this route, but few people. A quick stop in Lusk (Wyoming) for gas and bathroom break. Yes, Lusk -- Cavan spent the night there! Weather is getting increasingly better. 50 degrees and hazy until Laramie. ...
... amount of snow blowing on the highways. They are in place for hundreds of yards at a time, in fact, there's more than 500 miles of snow fences in Wyoming.
We were treated to a western sunset over some of the distant mountains. Then we ended the day in Laramie, Wyoming, home of the University of Wyoming Cowboys, but not before a big steak dinner at Altitude's Steakhouse.
Yesterday morning I went to see one of Laramie's main attractions: the Wyoming Territorial Prison. It opened in 1873, four years after Wyoming became a territory. It served as a correctional facility for 30 years, housing murderers, rapists, thieves - even a man sentenced to a month behind bars for "stretching the truth". A total of 1,063 men and women (yes, 13 women) spent time in the prison before it was closed in 1902, and ...
... other side of the Rocky Mountain National Park.' She smirked, “Oh you mean Estes Park!” (We had evidently been saying the name wrong....) Sigh.
Later when loading up the car, a pretty blonde woman came over and asked if we were from California because of our number plates. I told her were from New Zealand and on holiday. We proceeded to have a nice chat about Colorado and New Zealand, then she asked me if I
knew any Jehovah Witnesses in ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
More great choices in Centennial
Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Centennial
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations