Travel Blogs from Riverton
... kids were tired by the end of it. Although we saw a lot of scat on our hikes we could not spot any wild life. The scenery is so spectacular that we could not stop taking pictures, so there are a lot of pictures added to this entry.
Got back to our campsite and made maggie for dinner and played a game of apples to apples and called it a night.
The flight from Anchorage to Denver was uneventful, and we touched down early. Rachel's connecting flight to Washington and Buffalo was at the gate next door so we left Brendan to farewell her, and went and collected the baggage.
Outside, we jumped on a free shuttle going to the Fairfield Inn as it was one of the hotels that the RV place picks up from. I always feel a bit awkward about hitching a ride if we aren't actually staying there, but the shuttle driver ...
... the lack of tourists meant that we made such good progress that we soon reached our turn off at Moran and soon after left the park.
The mountains and forests soon gave way to bad lands, broken eroded ground, cut with gullies and dry washes. This made for great photos, with some beautiful colours, but it didn't last long. The badlands gave way to prairie land.
We soon arrived ...
Today was a 102 mile ride but it was one of the easiest rides we've had. The entire day was a slight downhill grade with a prominent tail wind. While on the bike we were averaging 23-25 mph for the whole day. This was a great moral booster for the team seeing as how every member finished that started the day. The town we stayed in ...
... Ruby being the friendly person she is, asked where they were visiting from. The woman occupant replied that shewas from NY and began to speak about how much she liked seeing the mountains but everything else in WY was UGLY!! She repeated this a number of times and then explained to us that the cows she was seeing were not wild and that they had tags on their ears.!
Well, I had to hold myself back from laughing. It takes all ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed