Super 8 Leadville
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Day 12 +/- 3100miles
This has been another great day.We came from Richfield Ut. to Leadville Co. and had the most wondeful drive. Hwy 70 has the best interstate scenery, overall, of any that we have been on. We had good weather, it was warm & cold in places, a little rain, and I just looked out the window of the motel and it is snowing now …
... moment where I felt I could almost touch the sky. I was just there with no past and no future. Immersing in the beauty around me, I felt buoyant, refreshed, and rejuvenated. Driving in Colorado was unforgettable!
Boarding the San Francisco bound United Boeing 737, my mind drifted to the conversation I had with one of my elementary school teachers. She said, “Dream big, and reach for the sky!"
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fooled by the bland brick building and simple Victorian architectures
around town. Aspen is very opulent; the epitome of luxury, style, and
grace. Strolling down the streets, big fashion names that fill Rodeo
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Paris, and Bond Street in London are well represented here. Arts
There was certainly a lot of snow today, and while it would have been tough going driving along the I70, we learnt enough today to figure we'd probably have made it. It was a conversation with the Concierge that finally tipped our decision in favour of staying the extra night. Interestingly, she must have got muddled up as far as which direction we were heading, because I found out later that the road closures she was telling ...
We haven't been down town yet, and we had been told we need to. So we figured we'd call it a day early, take our skis back and look around. The wind died off, it was a clear day, Zac was getting pretty good, and we stayed on the slopes until the last lift closed. Awesome day... After a few runs under the A-chair (long green runs), we took Zac up the "Mercury" lift and ended up taking him down a run that was a bit tougher than we ...