Travel Blogs from Winter Park
... flute you could imagine and you play all the notes up and down starting with the low notes, going to the highest, and heading back down to the low. Her We took a cave tour of "wind cave" which has thousands of miles of tunnels all under one square mile of surface. interestingly there is no change in weather or temperature in the cave all year long. It stays a constant 50 something degrees and there is no life down there except for springtails. The cave is comprised mostly ...
... downtown block that resembles the Denver of the 1880s with shops, galleries and restaurants. A number were closed due to the holiday.
From Denver it was only thirty miles to Boulder. After checking into the motel there was a brief storm which dropped temperature about 10 degrees and made late afternoon and evening perfect for us. Visited the original area of the University of Colorado campus. ...
... Lumpy Ridge
Lindsey at the summit of the Bookend at Lumpy Ridge
That night, after a spendid dinner of tortellini, we fell asleep to the sound of elk bugling. We couldn't help recall the memories of our trip to northern BC two years previous.
Elk in Estes Park
They bugled all night!!
... coming in and out. :)
My plan for Sunday was to have breakfast with Carol and her family, do laundry, hike a bit in Chautaugua Park, then go for my horseback riding lesson around 5PM. Carol's neighbor, Don, and his wife, Anne, were to join us for breakfast but Anne was sick with stomach flu. We ended up talking until after noon about climate change, the Higgs boson discovery, India, art, Boulder history... It was a very pleasant morning. Don had a ticket for the ...
I bombed in to use the facilities [ and purchase an apple, some water and a box of Everlasting Gobstoppers ] plus some sweat pants. You see, my sleeping bag is bust and won't zip up anymore and I'm getting tired of sleeping in my jeans and then having to retire that pair till we hit a laundry stop. It's arseaching and I'm sick of it. So some sweat pants give me something warm to sleep in that will hopefully make up for the busted bag.
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed