Seven Lakes Lodge
Travel Blogs from Meeker
... 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!
We got to the campground (not bad location, less truckstop like...) the plan was decided for tomorrow, whitewater rafting and zip line adventure. A little coaxing was needed for a few of the members, but it would be a go!
Much warmer, needed air-conditioning on. ...
Today , Oct.11,2013, Our 2nd Wedding Anniversary..Drive from Cortez to Glenwood Springs..The most scenic drive yet. Thought nothing could surpass the million dollar hwy Staying at the Historic Colorado Hotel. Dinner was a disappointment. I never complain, but lets just say,, they did not charge us. this place kind of reminds me of " The Shining " Jack Nicholson" remember?
O.K. tomorrow we will hit the hot springs..and I'm determined ...
Leg 24--3 Days--1330 Miles
Miles to Date--8869
Fuel Stops--Kansas City, Pilot. 95.56 gallons @ $3.629
Costco in Eagle, CO. 127.47 gallons @ $3.789
Google Map Included--A to B 346 miles, overnight at O'Fallon, MO Elks Lodge, B to C 628 miles, overnight at WalMart, C to D 356 miles, arrive at Lee and Cheri's house.
As we left this morning we had decided that we wouldn't take any pictures or post our trip across I70. Yes, I70 takes you through some of the most beautiful mountains you have ever seen and through the heart of the Rocky Mountains. But come on...we have posted and posted and posted. Then when we came down from Vail Pass, a 7% grade for almost 10 miles, we came out onto what I would call high desert. From a distance it looks like big hills of sand. It certainly has ...