Travel Blogs from Canon City
Westcliffe, Colorado is to the east of the beautiful Sangre De Cristos (Spanish for “Blood of Christ”). The elevation of Westcliffe is 7.888 and offers many wonderful views. The town of Westcliffe has a population of 568, neighboring Silver Cliff has a population of ...
We met up with Brian's folks today for a train ride through Royal Gorge. It was a spectacular view from the train. We followed the river through the canyon and were able to see the Royal Gorge suspension bridge above us. What a great memory for the kids. The boys were enthralled with being on a train. Best of all, we got to spend the day with family. Happy Father's Day to Brian, Grandaddy, and Grampy ...
... life jacket, spray jacket and helmet. There were 6 to a raft and about 8 rafts in our group, Jim was our rafts guide. Allana and I were absolutely loving it! Giant red granite walls in the gorge were besides both sides of us as we rafting down the river for approx an hr. We went through various exciting whitewater which ranged from a grade 2-4. I couldn't stop laughing and smiling it was such ...
... are fast and cold.
I was going to spend the night in Ponchatoula Springs or Salida but the lodging was too expensive! The cheapest I found was over $125.
I am only an hour away from Dwain and Chris but I needed a break.
I will be spending the next week with them in Colorado Springs
... I had about a 7 mile downhill ride into town which was a good way to end the day. An ever better way to end the day is Dairy Queen which I instantly spotted from across town. Tomorrow my goal is to get to Falcon which is about 65 miles from Canon City. Today I rode 58 miles. Not my best day but progress is ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center