The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs
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Soooooo this place is amazingly beautiful. I woke up this morning feeling a bit down. (Its a bit hard sometimes watching all the families holiday with 2 parents. ) anyway we left the hotel by 9am I just wanted to get out there and see everything and by 9:05am my heart felt happier and a smile was on my face just from the views alone. Its simply …
On the way to colorado springs today I decided to take the lady at the visiters centre advice and drive to c.s via the highway of legends. It adds an extra 2hrs to the drive but its totally worth it. Every movie you have ever seen set in colorado with the amazing scenery I am convinced was shot somewhere along this road. Its a bit windy and scarey …
... giving up the ascent in waist-deep snow. They had already gone almost two days without food. However, he used the landmark on many of his maps, but the bottom line of the story is that Pike never made it to the summit of the mountain named after him.
Another story we were told was about the origin of "America, the Beautiful". People had been going to the summit of Pike’s Peak for years. In ...
... finally at 8:00-ish. Oh well! Mark took first shift driving, always staying about 8 miles above the speed limit to make good time without getting a ticket. Across Missouri via I-70, we settled in for the long drive. Today we would try to make it to Colorado Springs, so about 12 hours of driving. Mac and Josie are excellent car trip kids. They slept, played on phones and I-Pads and annoyed each other, but all in good fun.
Josie was crest ...
... found us at the south parking lot on Paint Mines Road.
Driving east from Colorado Springs, the terrain consists of gentle, rolling hills with very few trees. As one reaches Calhan, turns toward the Paint Mines and scans the horizon; one sees...nothing. It is not until the hike in from the parking lot that one begins to see anything of the Paint Mines. After about a half-mile and a couple ...