Snow Queen Lodge
Travel Blogs from Aspen
... covered hilltops of Colorado's Rocky Mountains. Going up was scary but wonderful, going down was even scarier as our horses had to figure out where to place their hooves on the rocky ground. The trail was through beautiful Aspen trees (a type of birch tree) where are gorgeous, and we saw little bits of wildlife (long-tailed chipmunks; funny looking squirrels, other little critters). ...
... it was amazing. We finally reached the summit (after some terrifying moments of Pepijn's reckless driving on cliff-like road) and there was a place where you can just admire the beauty all around. There was a wedding going on up there too - was so nice! The weather was perfect. We were at 12,000 feet above sea level.
We gradually made our way down to Aspen - what a charming, expensive ...
From Price we followed the Green River across the Colorado border to the first visitor center. While there were many scenic drives we could have taken in the vicinity of Grand Junction we decided to skip them since most were out and back or long detours. We went on to Glenwood Springs. We were shocked at the growth in this town since our last trip through twenty years ...
... time Joanna takes the wheel we have weird traffic situations...construction mostly. Boy...if you ever get the chance..drive from I-70 and then south on Hwy 128 to Moab, Utah. how glorious!! It just got better and better the closer to Moab we got...a lot off the drive is along the Colorado River with these steep RED. Rock cliffs..and sometimes wind blown pinnacles or spires or...? As we were leaving CO it was 100 ...
... for sure. I see that the motor home drivers still insist on 'giving it a go'....those extra long vehicles make it MORE than exciting trying to share the road going in opposite directions...happily...we were on the inside lane! When we finally pulled into Aspen proper...I could immediately see that rows and rows of condos have replaced the once empty lots...I. Must say though...this place does it ( building) right! There ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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