Travel Blogs from Silverthorne
... a good portion of our time with Dean, tied up on the phone.
Dean is an extraordinarily mellow guy who seemed to be the mayor of Beaver Creek with folks nodding hello as we sat on the patio. It was a pleasure catching up a bit after our last visit here in 1992. He and his family have been in Beaver Creek for 30 years. His daughters are grown and out on their own and his business has recovered from the recession but remains lean. He ...
Last night Heather was starring in her own little horror movie called Sleepless in the Desert chronicling the overnight slide into insanity of the main character driven by irrational fear of bats, scorpions and unknown desert monsters lurking in the dark just outside a vulnerable tent and exacerbated by chronic lack of sleep, dehydration and exhaustion. The main character survived, but the audience was left wondering if the ...
An excerpt from:
"Hózhóogo Naasháa Doo"
“In Beauty May I Walk”- Navajo Prayer
With beauty before me may I walk
With beauty behind me may I walk
With beauty above me may I walk
With beauty all around me,
may I walk.
I love the perfect simplicity of this poem. I just spent a week traversing Navaho Reservation territories in Utah and Arizona and I have seen firsthand ...
The girls and I took a mine tour today. It was on the list of things the girls really wanted to do before we leave. We went 1,000 feet into a mine and panned for gold! Daddy and the boys met us for a picnic lunch. They wanted to ride the gondola in Breckenridge one last time. ;-) Most pictures are on my camera but here's a few from my ...
... down the mountain before we reached our goal. Still, it was breathtaking. We walked through fields of wildflowers. We noticed a few camping spots near this remote lake....maybe an adventure for next time? I need to upload photos from my camera from today. Just trying to log a summary of the day for our vacation ...
Other places to stay in Silverthorne
560 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $87
540 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $69
530 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $94
228654 Highway 6, Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $145
675 Blue River Pkwy., Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $75
204 Wildernest Road, Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $109