Mount Elbert Lodge
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking hotel
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... Matt, Morgan, & the Hartleys. Brings back great memories! This is big ATV country and we must have been passed by a million 4-wheelers on that dusty road. Weldon wore a face mask and I rode most of the way with my eyes shut--to save my ...
... 2 hours on the river. At about the halfway point we questioned our sanity as we jumped into the 40 degree water just for fun. Then onward we went!
I got the chance to "bull ride," which meant climbing onto the front of the raft, legs hanging over, and holding onto the rope. It was pretty hilarious, especially since it only took me a minute or two before I fell back into the boat.
We finished our cold, yet hilariously fun rafting trip, then continued ...
Monday--We left Lathrop State Park this morning and had a 5 hour drive through the Colorado back country. It was a beautiful ride through the mountains with only one pass to contend with. We'll be spending the next 10 days here at Taylor Lake, about 30 miles north of Gunnison. We're roughing it in a sense because we only have electricity and the ...
... suggestions on how to improve it… not always gently, but right on target. It was clear we were in for several days of hard work.
Just how hard that was going to be was multiplied by several things: all pictures were to be taken on “Manual” settings, not “Automatic”… we were going back to the old days of film cameras using our modern-day digital ones- light meters, film speeds, ...
... if not use to the higher attitude...The drive up to Independence Pass was very scenic and scary with no guardrails along the road...Forbes Magazine named this Pass one of "America's Prettiest Fall Drives!"It was not Fall, but it did show it's beauty with many 13,000 foot peaks that ringed the passage..Wildflowers were abundant and many small mountain streams and ponds added to this historic byway...We all were concerned with the deep overhangs ...