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Our trip to Pagosa Springs started as a past due Anniversary trip (from June). We had been looking at hot springs in Colorado and when we came across Pagosa we both agreed it looked great. Brendan booked the reservation for one of the weekends (10/20-10/21) we had together amidst a lot of travel in September and October so that it would be a nice …
Day 15 Durango Colorado to Pagosa Springs Colorado 60.9 miles 3,423 ft of climbing
Had a great evening with one of my oldest friends Helen from Boulder, Colorado who made the 6 hour trip to Durango for dinner. We remembered the summer we spent together at the vacation ranch, Longs Peak Inn in Estes Park where Helen was a competent waitress …
... that Georgia O'Keeffe lived at Ghost Ranch for many years but little else. I decided to stop in.
Ghost Ranch is now an education and retreat center run by the Presbyterian Church. They also have Georgia O'Keeffe Landscape Tours so I signed up for one. I then went to their Museum of Anthropology and Museum of ...
... her last night and locked her in the camper and went to the neighbors to visit for awhile. When we came back she had messed up the covers on the bed (she did not go to the bathroom on it), so we knew we had to crate her. So we set the crate up last night with the zip ties and carbiners ready to go for today.
We woke up to a cloudy, cool morning at 7:30. We had to move to a different campsite for tonight. We got ...
We concluded with a champagne toast to the balloonist's prayer:
The winds have welcomed you with softness
The sun has blessed you with it’s warm rays
You have flown so high and so well
That God has joined you in laughter
And set you gently back again
Into the loving arms of Mother Earth
And that is a perfect ending to a perfect ...