Royal Gorge River Ranch
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... were inspirational in the adventures they had been on and the ambition with which they pursue new challenges. I very much enjoyed hearing their stories and looking out their window at the incredible view of the snow-capped Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
Now I'm heading south and east for a few more days and I am excited to reunite with my partner, Powerstroke, in Austin, TX.
Golden eagles! Gold rush towns! Golden sunflowers and prairie grass wafting in the steady, welcome breeze!
As our meander through the Centennial State came to an end, we were seeing gold at every turn as we drove the scenic byways in southern Colorado.
Following our day-long Pikes Peak adventure, we headed to the Crags campground that is located on the "backside" of the peak. Our campsite was next to the Crags trailhead that hikers take as ...
We woke up to a cool cloudy day. Karen made us breakfast this morning and then we took a long walk with the 2 dogs up the hill by the campground. After breakfast, we got in the Jeep and took a drive behind the campground to the river. We drove in a very isolated area on a dirt road up and down through the canyon. It was an awesome ride with beautiful views. We parked the Jeep and walked a trail down to the river. ...
This one is pretty high up their on the best experiences list! We heard about White water rafting from a lovely lady on our Whale Shark Tour in Mexico. She knew we were headed to Colorado and said we must do this trip. So Bree got in there and did the research, and here we are leaving Royal Gorge, stoked about another epic day.
We joined the afternoon groups, got kitted up, put on the bus and dropped down in ...
... when you stop. After that, you really get to enjoy the ride! With the advice from our guides, LD and I chose to "cannonball" our way through the course to ensure optimal speed to make it to the other side. IF you don't get to the other end - you have to turn around and pull yourself in hand over hand over hand...Not so much fun!
We had a total blast and cannot wait to do it again sometime ...