Trout Haven Ranch Lodge
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Up at 5 A.M. and it is time to prepare for the Marathon. Half a banana, half a bagel some Gatorade, body-glide (chaffing after several hours of running is very painful) and we're out the door.A 6 A.M. start will definitely help us to avoid the heat but I am getting a little tired of all these early mornings on this 'vacation'.I feel pretty good considering all things and Les seems ready as well. As for Linda with her big 5K ...
... has been a sunny and warm day, and I hope it stays that way, but I'm ready for the sudden weather changes that the region is known for.
Today I decided to explore Estes Park itself. The name derives form Joel Estes who came here in the 1860s and settled with his family. He was not very succesful and soon departed, but the name stuck. Here is some information from a local history book: 'In 1876 Estes Park was already famous - ...
... so I am sure the pilot light is off which I think is bad). The units are cute though with little carved animals outside and set against the mountain. I have a great view of the Twin Owls rock formation on the mountain from our unit D1. We did our check in but the room was not ready so we headed back into the park for a drive up Old Fall River road. Holy ****. There was literally a mile backup to get into the park. It was crazy and of course there is ...
... think Pigeon Forge and you'll be on the right track), and the Trailhead Restaurant. The chief advantage to the Trailhead Restaurant, other than the fact that it is just outside the gate to the park where we were headed after lunch, is that it has tables out on a balcony where you can sit and enjoy the cool breeze, look at the view, and watch a variety of critters. Which we did. Our critter visitors included:
... peels it dropping the peels on my head, eats about 1/4 of it then drops it on the ground. He and Rodney will really hit it off when he gets here. I've seen him chasing the pet beagle around the yard in the mornings. (The squirrel, not Rodney. :)
I'm having breakfast with the family whose home I'm staying in the morning then I'm having a horse-back riding lesson in the afternoon. Life is good. Miss you all very much. Come see me!! :)