Vail's Mountain Haus at the Covered Bridge
Travel Blogs from Vail
A long drive today, but the scenery was well worth it. We stopped at areas where the Indians had built their homes in huge caves, And saw spectacular scenery all day. At a spectacular bend in the river, we had champagne and nibbles. Now we are in Moab, on a Navajo Indian reservation. The view from our balcony is gorgeous, ...
The day started with a trip to the Butterhorn Bakery for the girls and I. Amazing breakfasts!!! Brian had to get "back to work" after two days off. The kids and I explored a few parks in town. We took a ride to Loveland Pass and ended up walking around the outlets before crashing. A great, restful ...
Left Denver at 7.30am. First stop was Vaile....a beautiful ski resort, with buildings like being in Austria. Wish we could have stayed there longer. Into the Moab area .......so stunning and massive. Big rock mountains and strange rock formations both sides of the bus, and it looks like there could be landslides any time !! Absolutely spectacular. Moab tonight, and we're going on a ...
... foot. Literally, everything is at your fingertips here - you walk 5 minutes and your are downtown. It's so charming and quaint here - little streets where cars are not permitted to drive - only pedestrians, bikers, and skateboarders. Lots of little shops, art galleries, clothing stores (EXPENSIVE!), restaurants and cafes, tons of fountains all over the town - with children running in the water to cool ...
... follow the Big Johnson River. The others headed for Denver.
The Canyon that we went through had been devastated by a swollen Big Johnson River and many houses and log cabins had been destroyed, the piles of discarded household belongings was still evident.
We Climbed in altitude quickly through Estes Park, Grandby and Kremmling and then entered another National Park, this time the Rock Mountains NP. Words such as Epic, Awesome and even fully sick (if ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
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