Parkview Inn Motel
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... 600 feet. Sheesh. This will definitely take some getting used to. On the positive side, working out outside felt great, even at 80 degrees. With very little to no humidity, you don't break out in a sweat as soon as you walk outside. Love this ...
... inspired by that area. Yummm! It was raining all the next day and we left that afternoon, guess what, the rain didn't think that we were anything special to let up for, so it kept dumping on us. In combo with road construction, lots of traffic and darkening skies... let's just say this wasn't our most enjoyable ride.
Grace and her housemates, Mark and Eric, took us under their wing that night and warmed us up with a fire and ...
... through Cripple Creek, we turned onto the Shelf Road byway. Appropriately named, this narrow, twisting dirt road sits on a narrow "shelf" above a rushing stream. Once a toll road connecting Cripple Creek and Victor, another former mining community, the Shelf Road provides a 25-mile scenic alternative to highway travel between Cripple Creek and Canon City.
Canon City is at the junction of the Shelf Road and Highway 50. Its claim to fame is the Royal ...
... a nice young couple from Minnesota with us on the trip. It was very cloudy and rainy the whole trip, but since we were getting wet anyway it hardly mattered.
We learned an interesting fact. The difference between a canyon and a gorge is a canyon is wider than it is deeper, and a gorge is deeper than it is wide. We were in a gorge today.
We got back to the campground and Karen had taken some ...
... it damaged the bridge and a tram and several other attractions in the area. John remembers crossing that bridge when he came out here with his parents as a teenager. They are in the process of rebuilding the park that was there and the bridge.
The campground is nice and we are going to stay here for a couple of nights. We don’t have any cell phone service and no TV. This is when we are glad that we bought the DISH Tailgater. ...
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