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... in 1911. He worked as the park's caretaker then for $1 a day, so dedicated was he to the site.
John Ottos's Dream: "I came here last year and found these canyons, and they felt like the heart of the world to me. I'm going to stay ... - and promote this place, because it should be a National Park."
He got married at the 450 foot ...
After all of the issues with tires on Wilbur I dec to get all 6 tires replaced. No used to worry about the next blowout. Beve spent the morning showing me the town while I waited for Wilbur. Grand Junction is loaded with wonderful restaurants and cute boutiques so there was no problem finding shops to poke around in.
Next stop is Fort Collins north on Denver. Should be an easy drive with the sunshine on my shoulder as we travel East on ...
... through the mountains when the gettin was good.
Drive was both nerve racking and, as you will see below, spectacular. Holiday traffic made progress slow in spots and thus after a late start we only covered about 400 ...
... did not suck.
Our first evening was spent taking a walk around Island Lake with Kohli, playing rummy, grilling steaks, and enjoying a fire. PERFECTION. Ohhh, besides the part where our furnace didn't work and our smoke detector went off in the middle of the night-- I awoke from a dead sleep and Keller yelling at me to "GET OUT!!!" because we thought it was our carbon monoxide detector going ...
... with each of their four limbs in different states, some tried to be cute and hugged and kissed while trying to stretch over the state lines, we decided to take the boring route and just stand on the marker and hope that the kids would stay in play for a few seconds to snap the picture.
Photo taken, we got back into the car in route to Grand Junction, CO...a short 4.5 hour trek...not taking into account any of the potty breaks that ...
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