TravelStar Inn & Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... the tree line, the descent was
sheer exhilaration. I could easily hold 30-35mph and topped out close to 40mph. I could have gone faster but had to slow down for traffic in front of me.
Now that I've climbed Pikes Peak, I don't have a strong desire to do it again, unless it is a very calm day (one of the rangers told me that the winds of 15-20mph were about average).
But what would be fun is to ride from the base up to the tree line, ...
... Luckily I did do a snow angel earlier in the morning on one of our pit stops. The kids hadn't though. When it was lunchtime we were still traveling so we had a gourmet lunch from the 7 eleven! Hmmmm stale bagel, Doritos chips and an ice cream for dessert Christmas lunch was complete! It was clear when we got to Colorado Springs there would be no snowman building :( There was no snow in sight. We stayed at the five star mansion that is the "Broadmoor ...
... the views would be something. They also have their world famous donuts and coffee. They were good, but it doesn't say the worlds best, just world famous. And I suppose if you are the only mountain top in the world to have donuts then they would become world famous.
Guarantee...no blog tomorrow because we aren't doing anything. Then on Thursday we leave for Frisco which is on I70 west of Denver at an elevation of 9,000 feet. Then from there on it is all down ...
... the same sleepiness, so hopefully we can overcome that for our 5:30 AM start tomorrow to continue our sightseeing. So far we've seen the Garden of the Gods, and tomorrow we will be exploring the Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park (with Seven Falls), the famous Stanley Hotel, and something in/at Denver.
... had to take a few pics in the snow before riding back down for more pics at the North Pole! By now the temps had risen and needed to stop and shed a few layers, then it was on to the Garden of the Gods, man that very beautiful ! Finding our hotel was a little confusing but in the end we managed it, after unloading our stuff we got back on the bikes and went and found a 'Outback' restaurant for a well deserved steak dinner! Miles ridden today - ...