Travel Blogs from Gunnison
... Kim only had one nap today -we found Kyle, a 21 year old cycling across America by himself -Gunnjson was 'precious' -we're sleeping in a hockey/roller derby rink -a kind woman flagged us down to cheer us on, she had five kids and three dogs in her car -we left host first and lunch last -we got snot bandanas: ascots, asnots, snascot -we yelled beauty -we sang all the songs: Kim mostly and ...
... outside of the train in Gunnison, they would be arrested and quarantined for five days. As a result of the isolation, no one died of influenza in Gunnison during the epidemic. This served as partial inspiration for the novel The Last Town on ...
Beautiful canyon, very different from the canyons we've been seeing in Arizona and Utah. Awesome place for our first night in Colorado, the spring snow melt was in full swing so the river was raging. From high above at the lookouts you could here the river below, it sounded like a constant roar of thunder. Watched a beautiful sunset and Laurie got some fantastic ...
... Hollywood films, including:
- The Shootist in 1976 with John Wayne, about a dying gunfighter who spends his last days looking for a way to die with the least pain and the most dignity.
- The final scene in the 2007 drama, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, takes place in a saloon in Creede, where outlaw Robert Ford (played by Casey Affleck) is gunned down by Edward O’Kelley. The scene was shot on a set in ...
... year, and turns 29 today. Happy Birthday to all, but especially Eldon. Kathryn presented Eldon with several gifts from REI, which he unwrapped like a child at Christmas. One gift was a hit, the other a miss. Both were presents that went well with an outdoor, active lifestyle -- which describes much of the Grand Junction area demographics. We leave Palisade, so Eldon and Kathryn can celebrate quietly … or as loudly as they want. They'll just have ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed