The Canyon Motel
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... right in front of the car.
We also saw marmots at Forest Canon Overlook and walked part of the Ute Trail to try to see pikas. We were successful in that but they are very hard to spot unless they move! The are related to the rabbit, but have no tail.
The scenery on the west side of the Continental Divide was very different to the East side. It's beautiful and winds along ...
Saturday July 26, 2014
It was our plan to leave this morning and find a campground in the Boulder / Denver area, but because of Pioneer Days Celebration there was not a campsite, that would accommodate our camper, available; so we changed our plans and stayed at the Red Mountain RV Park for
another night. We decided to head east over the scenic US Rt. 40 and then ...
... the best motel in the nation. For a very decent price, about half that of rival chain motels in a larger city nearby, we got a whole suite. There are three rooms: a bedroom/living room, a kitchen/bedroom, and a large bathroom with a tub. The beds are moderately comfortable, but with soft, clean linens. The rooms are covered with wood paneling like cabins you might rent in the Nortbwoods. There's a homemade photo of a bull elk above the bed to set the mountain mood. ...
... many people had spotted moose, we saw none.
While we were up in the area, we also had some time to visit our good friends (Melanie and Jake). They just rented a house in Gold Hill, and they definitely have it made up there. They have amazing views, and they share their bunches of acres with horses and goats. We camped in their front yard for a night. It's funny how I always feel more at home while sleeping in a tent.
... 110 degrees. They had a couple of other smaller pools but it was kinda stinky (duh, sulpher pools) and just too small. I thought the pools would be bigger and more natural looking. And besides the color of the water and the floating sulpher just unnerved me! We won't need to visit them ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Canyon Motel Hot Sulphur Springs
Go some place else. This place is nothing like it is advertised.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.