River's Edge Motel
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Quote of the Day: I had reasoned this out in my mind; there was one of two things I had a right to, liberty or death; if I could not have one, I would have the other; for no man should take me alive.”
― Harriet Tubman
We have arrived. We are tired having too many midnight sleep times and too many hours on the road. It has …
... ski resort to visit. The mountains surround the town like an amphitheater. The reason for being there can be viewed from everywhere in the narrow valley. Larry got several recommendations for a place to eat and we looked at the best one. The food descriptions were, shall we say, unusual. Nothing on the menu turned Darlene on so we had a drink and searched for a second opinion. We found a ...
... between the State Government and Chief Ouray. Chief Ouray's desk where he wrote many letters and correspondences during this tumultuous time has a built in rifle case. As Chief of the Ute tribe, he wrote eloquently and weight in his words. Chief Ouray's wife Chipeta was stunningly beautiful. While her beauty shone, she also looked as though she had just slayed a bull elk with her bare hands.
A sign on the wall: "In the spring, walk softly...Mother earth is pregnant" ...
... shoot and enjoying having us there! Then, we went for a quick walk up to the waterfall in Ouray before it started raining. We took our trademark "scared" photo on the top of the ridge before coming back down and heading off to our campsite for the evening. This was just a plot of land in a valley with no one around...we had a riverside plot all to ourselves which was beautiful! Jess and Jackson tried to trick me into ...
... my breath away.
Earlier I posted pictures of the view from our campsite. Having mountains rising up on all four sides of you is humbling indeed. I feel so small standing up here and looking up. Unfortunately all of todays pictures were taken with an iPhone. I put new, but dead batteries in Lynn's camera so she went to take pictures and nothing and she doesn't like to use mine, so it was the iPhone. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility