Travel Blogs from Snowmass Village
We left Price early in the morning for another hot day. We continued down US 6 to Green River and then headed east on I 70 to the Welcome Center at the first exit in Colorado. There was a quite a lot to do in this Grand Mesa area and Grand Junction but most of it involved long side trips and we are a little tired at this point. We continued on to …
... 70 East signs showed no services for 105 miles. We stopped and got gas, etc. and headed onward. About 20 miles in all we could see to out left was solid black from the sky to the ground with multiple lightning strikes within the storm. Out here there are few underpasses and it was an uninhabited area as well. I will tell you with no shelter in sight I prayed multiple times that we would keep going towards our right and NOT left. I think god heard ...
... adorable, charming town. The town was pretty crowded due to all of the people coming to see the fireworks at night. We went to an awesome ice cream store for dessert and heard a lot of musicians from the Aspen music school performing in the streets for money. Was fun. Then, when it was dark, we went to the rugby field and sat with everyone else on blankets to watch the fireworks. Was a wonderful ...
... little village that is! We went to Snowmass, where Veda and Herb have their apartment and relaxed for a bit with Herb. We then went to pick up Veda where she teaches (beautiful) and went out to dinner in Aspen (only 10 mins. from their house) at a place called Hickory House - best ribs in all of Colorado! And they were. Returned to their home, and then Pep, me and the kids walked down to ...
... and walk now after setting off. Our guide, Jeremy, was very nice and we had a blast. By the end we all wished we could have done the rapids (class IV) all over again.
Zip line was fun too. They had a little ropes course that you walked over too. I went with Mr. Aguglia and he bounced a bit, sending me spinning and getting dizzy nearly unable to stand up straight and get across. I put on a great show!
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed