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TravelPod Member ReviewsAspenalt Lodge Basalt
This place is a ski lodge. The owners and manager and pretty cool. They do not have coffee in the rooms and if you want coffee before management gets out of bed o ae out of luck.
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... and by the second half of day 1 were going right to the very top of the mountain which is over 10,000ft to ski the trails down. On the second day it was extremely powdery and there was a High Avalanche warning which was a bit scary but apparently is still fine to ski if you keep to the trails. The soft snow makes it harder to ski and Billy found himself snow up to his waist after trying his skills on an advanced trail - silly billy.
... of the day's events we enjoyed our last afternoon here at Beaver Creek with a visit to the beautuful chapel situated adjacent to our hotel. A multi denominational chapel it is constructed of stone and glass and is set against the beautiful backdrop of the mountains.
A final wander around the Beaver Creek village and our time here was complete. We have thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and most certainly would love to come back.
... and calzone washed down with Crazy Mountain Amber Ale, a great local draft beer on tap. Watched a fashion parade for the rich and famous. Ski jackets around $2k +. Certainly not fashion for the everyday person. It was still fun to watch though. Finished off the evening with another champagne from the Korbel Ice Bar - totally carved out of ice it certainly kept the champagne chilled just the way we like it. Enjoying this lifestyle!
... as we made our way up the the newly built Red Tail Stadium at Beaver Creek. What a stunning view we had not just of the course but the surrounding mountains as well. The course was in perfect condition and the view from the stadium was great we we were able to see a large portion of the downhill run. There was a huge giant screen as well so that we could see the action close up as well.
The course is designed to challenge the best skiers in ...
Our last big ride of my trip..........
Digger has returned to Tassie so with Willy & Trudy along with Willy's son Darryl and his wife, Jessica, rode to Gunnison, Colorado and from there through some of the most beautiful country I have seen with lots of great sweepers for motorcycles. Stayed O/N at Basalt and then rode onto Aspen and up over 'Independence Pass' onto Buena Vista before heading for Willy's place. Rode 512 miles (825kms) in 2 days. For the first time ...