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... to start cooking dinner in the porch in a minute. Neither of us intend to move from our sleeping bags before tomorrow morning unless we are about to wet ourselves. Del Norte, rest day and hotel here we come: it can snow and rain all it likes once we're there. Day 50. Thursday 2nd October. Storm King Campground to Del Norte. Whenever there's been a cold stretch of weather, it's common for people to stop in their trucks and ask how we're doing. What they normally say is 'I ...
Day 44. Friday 26th September. Kremmling to Heaton Bay Campground. Colorado dished up another beautiful day which included the stunning Williams Fork Reservoir and the best pass on the whole route so far in Ute Pass (9524ft), which was followed by the best descent. 53 miles made it a fairly long day, but the riding was mostly mellow and moderate. The climb up to Ute Pass resembled an Alpine road climb in its steady gradient and smooth surface, but fortunately it was fairly short at ...
... icy slope.
We decided at that point we weren’t going to make the summit, and if we did there was some danger we might get blown off, so best to turn around and head back. Foiled a second time in my attempt to ascend Mount Massive. Interestingly, we didn’t see another person the entire day on our hike but could see Leadville the whole way up once we got out of the trees and had strong telephone signal all the ...
... we reached the end of the road. The last leg of the climb, up to 14 thousand feet, had to be done on foot after adjusting to the altitude. I decided to channel Martina the mountain goat and get up that final stretch as quickly as I could, and it felt incredible to reach the top and gaze down on a lake far, far below. And it wasn’t raining!
Later, we hopped over to Buena Vista ...
The South Park Valley has fascinated me long before it
became famous in a cartoon. I first passed through it just before Thanksgiving
in 1991 on my way to Santa Fe to meet a friend. It had been an unusually cold
start to winter and South Park seemed like a barren frigid wasteland of deep
and blowing snow. South Park is one of three so-called “parks” in Colorado, the
others being called Middle Park and North ...
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530 N. US Highway 24, Buena Vista | 1 star motelfrom $110