Sitzmark Lodge at Vail
Travel Blogs from Vail
A long drive today, but the scenery was well worth it. We stopped at areas where the Indians had built their homes in huge caves, And saw spectacular scenery all day. At a spectacular bend in the river, we had champagne and nibbles. Now we are in Moab, on a Navajo Indian reservation. The view from our balcony is gorgeous, ...
The day started with a trip to the Butterhorn Bakery for the girls and I. Amazing breakfasts!!! Brian had to get "back to work" after two days off. The kids and I explored a few parks in town. We took a ride to Loveland Pass and ended up walking around the outlets before crashing. A great, restful ...
Left Denver at 7.30am. First stop was Vaile....a beautiful ski resort, with buildings like being in Austria. Wish we could have stayed there longer. Into the Moab area .......so stunning and massive. Big rock mountains and strange rock formations both sides of the bus, and it looks like there could be landslides any time !! Absolutely spectacular. Moab tonight, and we're going on a ...
... fountains with climbing things in them (so M and J had a lot of fun climbing)! There is a beautiful stream with rather rapid water flowing all through the town - it is such a beautiful thing to see, hear and enjoy! We had some fried calamari and french fries with drinks at a cute outdoor cafe and then meandered around endlessly. When we began to get tired, we returned to the hotel, relaxed a bit then went ...
After leaving Scott's Bluff we headed North West back into Wyoming headed for Fort Laramie. All the way I could hear the tune of F Troop playing in my head. We crossed the Platte river seeing the historic Platte river bridge that opened up new avenues for the early settlers.
Around the corner we entered Ft Laramie, it was a lot bigger than we expected and it was not the wooden structure depicted in the TV series (funny that) Ft Laramie played a vital role ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking