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540 miles today. Left Nevada traveled thru Arizona, Utah & finally Colorado. We are now in Glenwood Springs. Funny thing we have been out west in '05, '10 & now '14. Every time I plan a trip the mileage just seems to bring us to this town. Every time we also eat at a local Mexican place (MaryAnn....Ola!!!!!). Nice little town about mid state. So it was another hot one, with a very scary storm that we skirted around in Utah. We got to a ...
... It was great background noise. From there it was off to Glenwood.
Glenwood sits in a valley within the Rockies and is just a few miles from many of the ski resorts. Vail is just 30 miles east. They have the famous hot springs that feed 95 million gallons of water into their town pool each year. The town pools are about 150 yds long by 50 yds wide and they were swarming with people at all hours. Pretty amazing. On top of one of ...
... and walk now after setting off. Our guide, Jeremy, was very nice and we had a blast. By the end we all wished we could have done the rapids (class IV) all over again.
Zip line was fun too. They had a little ropes course that you walked over too. I went with Mr. Aguglia and he bounced a bit, sending me spinning and getting dizzy nearly unable to stand up straight and get across. I put on a great show!
... event is the "calling of the beds". Apparently there is a new law that prohibits the "calling" of beds on EST. it is now only legal to call on same time zone that we are currently in. (Refer to earlier post about confusion with clocks throughout the RV).
... fresh Colorado Trout or lamb..
Glenwood Springs 20,000 pop elevation 7000
Very Pleasant Town.. We love the AmtraK station ...could hop on and take the 2:30 to S.F.
Sat. Oct. 12
Walked where Colorado river meets the Roaring Fork River.
Visited marijuana shop - see pics - very interesting, counters of stuff, drinks, chocolate bars, infusions,eye-drops, salves and about two dozen jars full of different strains. ...