River's Edge Motel
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... on our bikes and enjoyed the ride. We rode together for the first 35ish miles: a few hills, a few descents, lots and lots of water. It was gorgeous. Red comes up with names for each of his ride groups, today we were either dubbed: Coffee Crusaders or Casual Crew. Today was a 92 mile day, so first lunch was at mile 45. It turned pretty hot pretty quickly. We climbed a 4 mile mountain and then a 12 mile descent. At that point it was just me and Leash, at the bottom of ...
... Junction took over after sunset and we wound down to Fruita.
We killed a rabbit.
Well, the rabbit actually killed himself and the truck tire was the means of his Hari Kari.
Shower. Sleep. Green River Melons and Oatmeal for breakfast. Truck detail and Peggy and I were rolling once again.
Thus ended my "day or two" in Grand Junction. I can not express the extent of my thankfulness to ma nouvelle famille de western CO.
... it snow last night up on the mountains just for us. The elevation on those peaks is about 14000 feet. When I saw the snow capped peaks it was like a heavenly vision. I have never been in such awe of such beauty. Oh, I finally got my T Shirt that says, "The mountains are calling and I must go." The have called and I am here! I know now why I have had occasional breathing issues at this elevation...the scenic ...
This morning we woke up and got ready, and had a nice breakfast out on the patio area of our hotel. Each person in our family joined us as they finished getting ready, until all nine of us were sitting around the table together. The breakfast at the hotel was good, but best of all were the freshly-baked cookies they put out! There were chocolate chip and oatmeal raisin, still warm. They were delicious! The patio area of the hotel is ...
This morning we got up, excited to start out on our Colorado trip with our aunt, cousins, and grandparents! Our dogs could not go with us this time, so we dropped them off at the kennel before going to my grandparents house. Stephanie and my dad had to go back home to get something they had forgotten, so while they drove back, my mom and I walked over to my grandparents' house so we could help everyone get packed up and ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking