Salida Inn & Monarch Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking hotel
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Salida
... RV, and cleaned our hands with Goo-Gone and several washings with hot soapy water. We walked back out and found that, we could harvest a lot of nuts on the ground without the resulting pitch.
Now we have to figure out the best way to crack open the nuts to get the little edible seeds out.
We awoke to beautiful alpenglow on the hight 14,000+ foot peaks in front of us. now heading south.
It’s been a Sabbath of sorts for us today, and I think we need it, especially David. I wonder how many kms he has driven in the past ten days?
We worshipped at a Lutheran Church in Pagosa Springs, where we were greeted warmly by an active little congregation and preschool. A few supermarket supplies later, we were on our way up into the Rocky Mountains.
The first pass was pretty spectacular: Wolf Creek Pass reaches 3311 metres ...
... season so we did not see the copious elk that usually dot this landscape.
Tomorrow we are off to Canon City and the tour of the Royal Gorge. By the way, we are finding we have less than reliable cell phone and internet services so there may be delays in blog postings while we are in the mountains for the next week. We thank MacDonald's in Canaon City for high speed internet ...
... to split the extortionate $21 price tag. As it happened, we were up at 6.30am as we needed to make Breckenridge by 9am to find a bar showing the South Africa versus Australia four nations rugby match. This had the added advantage that no one actually came to collect our fee, and since there was no drop box system, it was a free night. Silverthorne had felt like a shock yesterday with all its busy town bustle, but riding out from the other side of Dillon Reservoir through ...
... the horned beauties that bask in the strong rays protruding through sporadic marshmallows I breathe in the natural beauty that surrounds my insignificant being, never feeling so small So small against the awesomeness that is consuming my mind and body I will keep looking Through my minds eye And will never forget the sight That pushed out a sigh It made me weep With breathless anticipation And with elated height I left, happy I could fly Sorry if it was a bit too 'arty' but I hope you enjoyed ...