Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort
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- Shuttle bus service
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... I am glad I have seen the new home of the statue. The red rocks surrounding the amphitheatre are magnificent, and clearly shows the earth's upward thrust 290 million years ago. Since my recent Arctic trip, I have a renewed interest in geology. The amphitheatre was 'discovered' in 1820, although it was home to members of the Ute tribe. The Red Rocks Amphitheatre has been used as a music venue since 1941, when a stage was designed ...
... more than dip up and down a bit as the bull elk munched on the meadow for his evening meal. I would have loved to capture the sound of a bugling elk on video, but it is so hard to do. There is no warning when it will happen and holding the camera in focus on long range zoom for any length of time is tiring. I could se why keen photographers end up with all their gear - tripods and spotting scopes etc. - ...
... 45 minutes to enjoy the view and 15 minutes to run back. Yes, I ran! I couldn't resist! I was too excited and adrenaline kicked in hard.
Once we packed up we headed to our last campground of the trip, Glacier Basin Campground in Rocky Mountain National Park. This was the only time we saw rain and it was on the drive. We had luck on our side for sure!
Tuesday we woke to a nice cool morning. We checked out of the Coyote Lodge and found a nice laundry facility. They even offered showers for $6 if we were campers that would have been the place to smell good again. Then we made our way to the Rocky Mountain Park. The scenery was absolutely breath taking with a new surprise around every switchback in the road. Temperature dropped as we climbed higher which felt ...
... of the tallest peaks. We're staying in a rustic cabin on the grounds of the YMCA of the Rockies. Two bedrooms, a kitchen and living room give us a sense of space. We enjoyed home cooked meals in our cabin. The YMCA has many activities on the grounds-mini golf, tennis, horseshoes. volleyball. Steve and Will are zip lining today-awesome time. Mei LOVES the mini golf course and we played while the laundry was washing/drying. We ...