Wyman Hotel and Inn (The)
Travel Blogs from Silverton
Last night we arrived in Silverton really late (well, 9:00 PM and by tiny Silverton standards that is way past closing time!). In fact, we almost missed being able to stay at The Wyman, a charming historic hotel built in 1902, but as luck would have it, we …
After Mesa Verde we headed northeast toward Silverton and Ouray. Well, technically we are headed for the home of some long-lost friends of Jim's in Ridgway. Here are some pictures of our drive.
Ok, this 4th stop was not on our list, BUT we are so glad we stopped here because of the weather, it is the most beautiful historical town we have seen so far! It is just adorable! Everything is old style but classy! Just a few hotels and restaurants; a few houses. This is the most extreme slopes from the US. We had no idea. The people here told us …
... looking out at this scene filling our windows, I had an inspiration for the RV industry. It's the merging of two current technologies.
- "LED" windows in houses can be turned opaque by flipping a switch. They’re used in certain bathroom situations.
- My brother Steve’s Mustang dashboard lighting can display thousands of colors of your choice. ...
... between the State Government and Chief Ouray. Chief Ouray's desk where he wrote many letters and correspondences during this tumultuous time has a built in rifle case. As Chief of the Ute tribe, he wrote eloquently and weight in his words. Chief Ouray's wife Chipeta was stunningly beautiful. While her beauty shone, she also looked as though she had just slayed a bull elk with her bare hands.
A sign on the wall: "In the spring, walk softly...Mother earth is pregnant" ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
This historic hotel (B&B) has done a great job with the themes in all of their rooms. However, the thing we appreciated most was being there on a slow night, because they leave the doors of the unoccupied rooms open so you can plan out which one you'd like to stay in next time! :)
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.