Crystal Lodge and Restaurant

2175 Highway 149, Lake City, Colorado, 81235, United States | Lodge
 

Travel Blogs from Lake City

Wild Ghost Chase

A travel blog entry by woollyman

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... between the State Government and Chief Ouray. Chief Ouray's desk where he wrote many letters and correspondences during this tumultuous time has a built in rifle case. As Chief of the Ute tribe, he wrote eloquently and weight in his words. Chief Ouray's wife Chipeta was stunningly beautiful. While her beauty shone, she also looked as though she had just slayed a bull elk with her bare hands.

A sign on the wall: "In the spring, walk softly...Mother earth is pregnant" ...

I would never with a trailer....

A travel blog entry by tlshade

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... pretty eyes.

Then we drove about 3 miles on Engineer Pass to a mine museum where Tom stopped to get some ice cream. We didn't go on the tour because dogs aren't allowed. No one was there and I felt that they probably didn't get a lot of business. The nice lady said it would be fine for us to tie the dog up until we got back if that would work. Tom told her the dog would be gone before we got back. Sheeba did see one of those cute ...

Rocky Mountain High...

A travel blog entry by mcgovern

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... to a place called Lulu City. It was a 7 mile hike roundtrip. The hike was described as semi-easy but I found it very easy. There were some ups and downs on the hike but it was mostly flat. When we got to Lulu City, we saw 6 moose! One of them was a baby so we had to be very careful not to make sudden moves. If we did we would appear a threat and it would charge. The mama moose was ...

San Juan Alpine Loop

A travel blog entry by mviglianco

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... Bear is considered one of the scariest and most dangerous roads in the state but since it is one way coming in to town luckily I didn't have to wrestle with that idea too much. One can, however, still take the road up to a point just at Bridal Veil falls. After making my way up the switchbacks I realized it was a bit farther up than I imagined and turning around was quite hairy. As my hands were sweating I couldn't keep my mind off of the ...

Wowser!

A travel blog entry by rockymt.high

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... were forecast for the afternoon we decided to wait until we got to Lake City. After all, how long could it take to drive 72 miles? We should NEVER ask ourselves that particular question!

At 11:30 we turned up CO 149 following what Colorado calls their Silver Thread Highway. I am assuming that is because of all the silver mining that was done in the area in days gone by. The scenery was indeed spectacular. As I think I said before, every time we think it can't get ...

Location

This lodge, located on 2175 Highway 149, Lake City, is near Trail Ridge Road, Old Fall River Road, Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre, and Grand Lake Golf Course.
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