Super 8 Georgetown
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We awoke to a lot of fog on the Grand Mesa. Drove out the Lands End Rd but the view was about 10 ft this day. Back to 65, down to 70, and heading East toward Denver. Started hearing a humming sound (not good) so we pulled over and discovered a bad wheel bearing on the passenger side. Found a repair shop but parts won't be in until some time …
... the rain and hail began. With no place to hide we pressed through it, but were very cold and soaked by the time we finally arrived to the car. Tucker was a champ and didn't seem to mind, but the humans learned to get out on the mountain earlier, wear warmer clothes, and bring a rain jacket just in case! Luckily there was a quaint town and some delicious ice cream waiting for us at the base of the mountain in Georgetown.
... because of the fires. I say on the Internet that Circle W Ranch, where we were planning on possibly going to was burned to the ground yesterday and the fires were getting worse down there. The reports are that the fire is only 5% contained and many many people have lost their homes. We thought that it best that ...
... magicall marvelous Grey Lynn.
Pot luck dinner was extremely enjoyable but mental note to self, next time make sure you befriend someone who has the proper cooking equipment (cooking in the van was interesting to say the least and swinging a mouse around would have been a mission in itself let alone a cat!) and is a better cook than oneself;-)
So having shamed myself at the alter of theatrethe little devil on my shoulder decided that I hadn't ...
With Friday evening and Saturday morning to spare, we headed out as the sun set on the mountains just we pulled up to the trailhead. We loaded up our gear in our packs and on our backs and headed up the rocky trail as the last rays came over the ridgeline. We detoured off our trail a bit and came upon Hidden Lake just after dark. The 1st spot we found was right by the small lake and we threw down our sleeping mats ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed