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Bob's 60th Birthyear celebration continues. February 2nd & 3rd we took the Amtrak California Zephyr from Denver to Glenwood Springs and back. It has been something we have talked about for a long time and finally got to do. The train travels through areas that are not accessible by car. It winds its way up to the Continental Divide, through the Moffat Tunnel, ...
... and spills galore as the skiers tackled the very fast and demanding tight turning course.
What a weekend! The end of our time watching the Workd Cup skiers and we were certainly not disappointed. To travel half way around the world was worth it. An experience we will never forget and certainly aim to do again.
We farewelled Chris Ernst 'Uncle E'. We had found out that Uncle E was in fact the creator of the sport of ...
Back to do it all again! Men's Super G on the difficult Birds of Prey Course at Beaver Creek.
Super G is like downhill but with a few more gates that the skier has to pass through. Unlike downhill though they do not get any training runs on the actual course only a course inspection an hour or so before the start time. This adds to the challenge for the skier and excitement for the spectators as sometimes it all goes horribly ...
... We hiked up and up and up and stopped a lot to take photos which was really an excuse to catch our breath. We all did really good and were feeling pretty fit and spent a lot of time encouraging others to complete the hike.
We made it to the top and as always Hanging Lake and Spouting Rock were awesome. The water is so clear and the underwater formations almost take on an essence of a coral garden. We met a fun couple that were on their Honeymoon ...
... showed better weather on the west side. Dropping down into Vail the road was dry and sky mostly cloudy. No precipitation the rest of the way. We stopped for a quick dinner break, and arrived at Glenwood Springs around 8:30. We were all very thankful because you never know what to expect when crossing the Rockies.
Other places to stay in Glenwood Springs
52039 Highway 6, Glenwood Springs | 2 star motelfrom $66
51823 Hwy 6, Glenwood Springs | Motelfrom $84
141 W. 6th St, Glenwood Springs | 2 star motelfrom $72
1826 Grand Avenue, Glenwood Springs | 2 star motelfrom $74
51871 Highway 6 and 24, Glenwood Springs | 2 star motelfrom $89
2834 South Glen Ave (Hwy 82), Glenwood Springs | Motelfrom $64
121 West 6th Street, Glenwood Springs | Motelfrom $64