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- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
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- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... to park and walk around among the rock formations. It was so beautiful. The rocks are so red and big! We got a good picture of the 4 of us at the park and had a great last day together.
We then left there and went to a small town called South Fork, CO. It was beautiful there and we were right along the Rio Grande River. They say there are bears that sometimes come into the RV park so my nightly walks were kind of short ...
... was back when they were striking it rich back in the day. We also came upon the Hard Tack Mine. This is a nice stop along the road. You could visit their snack shop or the underground gift shop. You could even take a tour of the mine. This too was an abandoned silver mine. So for $13 a head, Sheila and I took the tour. I have to admit it was money well spent. The tour took about 45 minutes and went about 500 feet into the mine. The tour guide ...
... could see the scenery of where these waters start their journey you also wouldn't want to leave them behind.
So while in the beautiful mountains that feed the Rio, we went on a few nice hikes into the hills and a short bike ride up almost to the continental divide before getting turned back by the hail falling from the sky. A beautiful introduction to colorful Colorado. ...
... somewhere above the V shaped turn) we got on the Bachelor Loop. Once again the scenery was spectacular and I think the four of us really enjoyed each other's company. There is a cut off road off of the Bachelor Loop going to the Last Chance Mine where we had the highlight of our day. We turned onto the Last Chance Mine road and wandered down a twisty, rocky, narrow road to the ruins of (what else!) the old Last Chance Mine. A gentleman by the name of Jack Morris bought ...
... local historical society came and gave us a talk on Creede. We found out that Creede was the last boom town in Colorado with mining starting up around 1880 up both East and West Willow Creek which lays a little north of present day Creede. This was also the town where Bob Ford, the man who shot Jesse James was himself murdered. He ran a saloon here as well as being involved in a few other nefarious businesses. Soapy Smith, who was later shot and buried in ...