Saratoga Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Saratoga
... Bill and Calamity Jane.
Then like the majority of gold rush prospectors we found our hopes dashed upon discovering that the Broken Boot Goldmine was closed for the season and we couldn't take the tour or go panning. With heavy hearts we left the black hills and headed west into Wyoming.
Next stop was Devils Tower Wyoming, Americas 1st national monument and favorite UFO landing spot. We took some pictures but missed out on any close ...
Another 300 miles on the road today. I took a shot of Tina as we were near the west side Continental Divide. Spending the night in Rawlins, Wyoming which is the east side of Continental Divided and at 6800 ft, which would explain why my 2 mile walk to get dinner wore me out.
It should be a lot of down hill from hear. Heading of Ogallala, Nebraska tomorrow. More pictures then, I ...
... Not to disappoint on this trip. Raining buckets. OK back to the positive..Wyoming has a lot of railways. The trains running along here are very picturesque. I like them! There, how's that!
Uh oh for the day: Microwave wouldn't work when it came time to make Honey a scrumptious Chicken Fettuccine WW dinner. Plan B, garden fresh tomato sandwich (thanks Jaimie) with a side of cottage cheese and avocado. Perfect! Uh oh turned into a yum yum!
... I even spotted a lone white bellied buck grazing just off the highway. Rawlins is fairly uninspiring and appears to be a mining centre. We checked in at the Holiday Inn and have a nice suite including two TVs . Dinner was at Cactus Jack's. I had a 16oz T- bone with hickory pit beans! I love to live dangerously! Now I'm reclining on bed sipping my hot air balloon champagne in a plastic cup and thoroughly enjoying ...
... most of the time" and sure enough that is exactly what his was trying to do to us this morning.
Looking at the map we were to head in a North/Easterly direction but this silly sat-nav system of his wanted to send us way off to the West.
We headed out of town and decided to join highway 15 until we came to route 6 East and then followed this road for mile through the hills. It was now pouring with rain and as we climbed the mountains to the summit at 9496ft ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility