Inn at Silver Creek
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... the gate showed a massive park. It would take at least 30 minutes just to drive around. There were walking tracks all over the park, up into the heights. And I was at 10,000 ft sitting at the entrance. I decide to head to Bear Lake and it was a left turn off the main road, right into the heart of the park. As I head down the road I start to see wildlife. Elk and deer stroll the park. Not really concerned with the people and cars that are about. I keep driving towards the ...
... with the State Patrol because we were clocked on the way up. Darlene mused, "I wonder if he’ll give us a ticket for going too slow?" After crossing the Continental Divide at 9426 feet, the road undulated mildly like a rollercoaster ride. After being passed by the County Sheriff with his lights and siren on, we came upon the cause of his haste. At the bottom of a hill, a loaded 18-wheel truck had a failure of some type and ...
... moving out of the park. Despite not being able to drive through our intended route due to the closed roads, the scenery was spectacular, and the light dusting of snow on the mountains made the scenery more beautiful than ever.
We decided to take an alternate route back to Denver, and the trip down the mountains was spectacular with the pine trees with a light dusting of snow on them. We stopped briefly to take some photos, then slowly returned ...
... are the ROCKY mountains) but were surprised at the gentle swell and fall at the top. This road is only open a couple of months a year and is closed due to snow the rest of the time. We had certainly timed it well in order to see the annual explosion of green grass and the multitude of tiny yet vibrant and colorful flowers. We only saw a couple of elk on our drive, but I think it is safe to say that this was the highest (in altitude) we have been on our adventure.
Today we essentially wrapped up the major segments of our vacation. We started the day with a nice long hike to Alberta Falls here in Rocky Mountain National Park. As has been the case the entire time that we have been here, the views were spectacular. The reward at the end was a fantastic waterfall cascading down the mountainside. When my boys start to complain about then long hikes, the steep inclines and the rugged terrain, I always make the same point. Nothing ...