The Nederhaus Motel
Travel Blogs from Nederland
... between a giant husky of a dog that is part wolf. Sabre was a pussy cat, so well behaved.
The "hike" involved a really nice stroll along both sides of the Middle Boulder Creek - yep, a few gentle climbs that made us realise were weren't drawing as much oxygen as usual, but also some lovely paths through the Aspen forest (that's a beech-like tree trunk with leaves that look a bit like juvenile blue gum leaves)
He took us to a nice ...
... where we were subjected to a 15 minute video on how the US government was formed in 1776 and beyond, and how it "works".
It could almost bring a tear to your eye, except that the ideals of Representatives representing anything but themselves and their corporate sponsors is so laughable these days.
The tour was pretty brief because the House was sitting, but we saw the crypt (where no one is buried - that original idea of presidents ...
... three mountain passes, Juniper, Loveland and Vail. I love how I always fall into the trap of looking at the ride profile and thinking no problem, I can handle that. Some truly crazy people do the ride back from Avon to Evergreen on Sunday which is appropriately called the Double Triple Bypass. Did I mention the word crazy? So Gordy and I stayed off of the bikes on Thurs. and Fri so we could try and recover from the previous rides earlier in the week and do ...
... back to the US. I will be making my way from Johannesburg to Cape Town (potentially via Mozambique and/or Swaziland along the coast) before continuing my travels up to Cairo. I hope by the end of my travels to have visited a multitude of countries and anticipate traveling through them in the following order:
- South Africa
- Swazi land
... bringing a lot of energy to a full crowd in a show that was being recorded for live TV as well as their next DVD release. We'll be sure to catch more shows or events at Red Rocks while we're here in Colorado!
Below is the setlist from the show!
Shattered (Turn The Car Around)
Here's To You
Gotta Be Wrong Sometimes
Other places to stay in Nederland
55 Lakeview Drive, Nederland | 3 star hotelfrom $158