Sun Canyon Ranch
- Refrigerator in room
- Pets allowed
- Family rooms
Travel Blogs from Dove Creek
... red coloring.
All the while we are riding, the clouds just kept getting darker and darker. As we start to approach I-70, we can see what looks almost like fog over the landscape in the distance. We knew it wouldn't be fog , but must be rain. We had seen a few sprinkles, but nothing substantial yet. As we turned onto I-70E, the rain seemed a little closer, but as we started to climb up a rise, it was obvious that there was rain ...
We had a lie in this morning, we had to drop our cases at the coach at 0545,have breakfast and then we were off at 0615. It is a bit of a shock to the system but we do get to the places we need to see quite early before it gets too hot. First we went Powell Lake Dam which is the second largest man made lake in the USA after the Hoover Dam. We then moved on to Horseshoe bend. We had to walk from the coach for approximately a mile and a half up and down on this ...
A 6 hour drive from Taos NM, through Carson National Forest and the lower San Juan Mountains, will deliver a days worth of skipped heart beats and "holy *****". Southwest Colorado is a gem. Part of the Four Corners region, the area is home to numerous Native tribes like the Ute, Navajo, and Apache, each unique in it's language, traditions, and culture. For hundreds of years they lived and thrived in what is now Mesa Verde National Park and ...
... ruins, photos and stories about these peoples.
Here's a number of photos showing the artifacts that have been collected. Notice the geometric patterns...something unique to them.
O.K. The merry band of riders is in the middle of country that few people see. They are headed to Telluride, CO and they will be easier to locate there. This day's ride was long, 105 miles with a shuttle into Priest Gulch. Hopefully they had a fine time there with fire pits and all. Tomorrow they head into the Rockies. Roll ...