Travel Blogs from Estes Park
For our 30th anniversary we decided to take a mini trip to Rocky Mountain National Park. We flew into Denver and arrived at 4:30pm. Our flight was slightly delayed due to some mechanical problems and the airplane was without air for about an hour on the ground! We picked up a rental car from Budget and drove straight to Estes Park in 1.5 hours. …
Adrienne was off work so we all went up to Estes park for the night. Boozer and Reg went on a "C amp" for the two days. Enjoyed the trip up to the Rockies. Estes Park was a great place set in amongst high hills, mountains and trees. Beautiful. The Rockies were as we expected and much more. Went up into the mountains about 11,500ft. Really noticed …
... north of Denver and headed a little more west we could see the mountains. We stopped at a scenic view of Boulder and then drove through Boulder and on to Estes Park following a stream up and up. We stopped at scenic view just before Estes Park.
We drove through Estes Park to Rocky Mountain National Park and stopped at Beaver Meadows Visitors Center. We talked with a ranger there about what to do and he was very helpful. Believe it or not ...
so we packed up the car and set off for our last walk in the rockies... we parked on the other side of Estes this time and walked up to gem lake.. from this walk we had super views back to the snowy peaks we had climbed yesterday..
here nearer the town the snow was very sparse but the rocks were amazing, now very rounded huge boulders surrounded us in the gorge . i could feel the Red Indians hiding at the top of the cliffs looking ...
... she turned her head to see another woman in the room with black pants and black shoes. She then asked who was in the room with them and the therapist said no one! Jenn told her that she saw another woman just then. The therapist said it was Agnes the ghost!! The hotel and spa are both very old 1800’s and both reportedly haunted. I was so bummed that I didn’t get to see the ghost!! Damn…I never see the ghosts. ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed