TripAdvisor Reviews Prospector Motel Grand Junction
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... and later. We decided that we'd splurge and get a nicer hotel for our last night on the road. The Fairfield Inn provided us with amazing beds, hot showers, and wifi for catching up on the blog and for Jan to participate in a Virtual Symposium tomorrow morning. We will arrive home a little cleaner and a little more refreshed for having stayed in such a comfortable place.
... stage and I needed a plan to stop. I see a town on a sign an hour and a half away, Grand Junction, and that is my plan. I organise a hotel on the fly and drive into Grand Junction and check in. My hotel room smelled of stale cigarettes. I set up and could hear music pumping from the Bar right behind my room. I go and investigate and the bar looks busy, and a long line up. A line up that's not moving. Maybe the place ...
... I say that because it seems that each thing we see is more spectacular than the last. The Colorado National Monument is so beautiful I can't conceive of anything more beautiful.
I wonder if the people of Colorado take what they have for granted. This is the most beautiful state I have ever been in. And as Lynn and I were talking about this morning, there are 3 major areas of the state we didn't get to ...
... of Breckenridge and some of the highway views we had today.
Colorado still had more fantastic scenery for us...the section of I-70 around Glenwood Springs is some of the most beautiful views i've ever seen from an interstate. The road meanders through these spectacular canyons that obscured the setting sun. We also went through Vail which was also cool.
Got into Grand Junction and got into bed. Only a few more days and we're at Lake Tahoe!
... but the service was mediocre. For us though it was more about the company. We have made many great friendships through TripAdvisor. This is but one.
Max promised us a Farmer Casserole for breakfast and she delivered, along with a bowl of fresh fruit that could have served half of Grand Junction. Since our drive to Denver would be a shorter day we took our time and lingered, but soon it was time to move on.
Next stop, Denver and dose of ...
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