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... back roads.
Spent a few hours hiking through the forest next to the Lodge, before heading down to Breckenridge and wandered around the town.
The morning starts off with another hike into the forest. Then its time for my friend Gerry to arrive from Cleveland Ohio.
These days are spent sightseeing in the car. Bonus was seeing a mother moose very close to the Lodge.
Tomorrow we begin our adventure to the west coast
... on the other Loveland base (Loveland Valley). We were skiing on Loveland Basin. So we decided to connect at the bottom of Loveland Basin. As they were skiing down to the base - Vienne lost control and went into the trees and hit a tree head on. The ski patrol had to get her out of the trees as she suffered a concussion. They took her via ambulance all the way back to the Denver children's hospital in Aurora. ...
... good thing! Then back to Peak 9, where we ended the day coming down Colombia to Lower American - it was great! We both really enjoyed the blues and greens, and were skiing together! Such a great day - the weather was lovely - sunny and warm, up to about 25 degrees. Back to the condo, changed clothes and headed out. Stopped by Ollie's pub and had a drink before dinner. I had a Mountain Mule - very good! A young lady next to me chatted for a bit - ...
... I will withhold from going into a long-winded praise of organizations such as Summer Search that sponsor underprivileged children on an outward bound-esq trip and mentor them). Point being, everyone can always use a gentle reminder about respecting other cultures and in turn assisting in the global dialogue as we continued to become a "flat" world. In the words of the Dalai Lama, "observe different expressions of kindness and compassion." I hear ya, mah man. ...
... the mountains all around it really is beautiful. After seeing everyone in their snow gear blasting down the mountain, we can't wait to get started!
We start work on Monday and after two, busy, admin-filled days, we are excited to spend Sunday resting and enjoying where we are.