Holiday Inn Express - Air Force Academy
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... tourist boom that brings throngs to the mountain top year-round. There are several ways to reach the 14,110-foot summit. We opted to take the world-famous Pikes Peak Cog Railroad to reach the summit that inspired Katherine Lee Bates to write "America the Beautiful" in the late 1800s.
You can also drive the 19-mile Pikes Peak Highway, but we had been wisely and truthfully advised that driving meant the driver would miss out on the spectacular scenery along the way.
... campus were occupied inside the buildings. Returning to the parking lot we proceeded to follow the self-guided auto tour around the campus, at least the part that was open to the public. This was a great experience, and I could just imagine the cadets being drilled and marching around
the parade grounds. After leaving the academy we headed to a local restaurant Valerie had read about at home; “Biaggi’s Ristorante Italiano” is ...
... chatting with the family seated with us who have three kids. We speak with the mom and grandfather and grandmother about the kids who are also homeschooled. We exchange views and curriculum ideas and soon we are at the bottom. I had to chuckle a little as the children referred ...
... It's a long walk down!
One of the delightful experiences we encountered on the trip was our seat-mates, Erline and Mike who were a delightful couple from Texas heading to the state of Washington. We had great conversations both going up and returning.
On the way home we stopped and picked up some dinner and had it back in our room.
Another day has come to an end, God bless all my blog readers and our new friends on the clog ...
... go check out Wikipedia...[At 14,115 feet (4,302 m), it is one of Colorado's 54 fourteeners--mountains that rise more than 14,000 feet (4,300 m) above mean sea level, and rises 8,400 feet (2,600 m) above the city of Colorado Springs. Pikes Peak is a designated National Historic Landmark. Pikes Peak is the easternmost fourteen thousand foot peak in ...