Days Inn Salida
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- Microwave in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Concierge desk
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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Driving over 10,000 ft passes and through 9500 ft meadows could seem a bit mundane after exploring Rocky Mountain Park but it wasn't. We had a safe drive of about 180 miles southwest from Fort Collins through some really beautiful areas with 12,000 ft peaks on either side. We stopped at this state park campground south of Buena Vista Colorado and found a delightful, albeit not level campsite with views of the ...
... our GPS. The valleys were dotted with log cabins and chalets and the mountains were covered in fir trees and autumnal aspens. The latter really do appear to shimmer, as their small golden leaves
quiver with even the slightest breeze. Soon after, we reached a high, dry plateau surrounded by mountains but without many trees and with poor-looking soil. It wasn’t what I had imagined, and it lasted until we gently crossed another highish pass ...
... it up" for a bit! Our elevation is 6300 feet. We do notice the difference. We also notice that we are drinking a lot more water. Thank heavens for our large insulated jug!!
We are on the Arkansas River which is a fly-fishing river here, narrow through the gorge, and this campground hosts the annual Royal Gorge Anglers Fly fishing school in early April. We saw several anglers in ...
... ended for us in Montrose, as we turned east on US-50E. It was 128 miles on US-50E to Salida where we were spending the night. The first 100 miles were pretty uneventful, though there were a couple of passes that weren't very high and a short stretch where we followed a river and had canyon walls on both sides. Just a nice, relaxing motorcycle ride.
Until the last 30 miles or so, We didn't realize it, but to get to Salida, you had to go ...
Today we didn't visit any National Parks and we drove 250 miles from Durango to Salida. However we actually had a really nice day. We drove via Silverton, where the steam train from Durango shuttles to and fro. It is a very small town with a single street and a mish mash of shops and houses so we didn't stop. We then came to Ouray, a lovely little town where we did decide to stop. In the ...