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September 4th 2020
Published: September 8th 2020
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Last week we took a road trip to Colorado. I don't want to call it a vacation as it was more an escape from reality.



We spent a week in the Rocky Mountains and Steamboat Springs social distancing at 7,000'. We hiked, we biked (some better than others lol and I think I will be healing up for awhile) and we even spent a day driving through Wyoming. It was a fantastic altitude adjustment.



Colorado is beautiful and magical. Every day was a different adventure. There is so much to do there! I felt like we could slow down and enjoy nature's beauty.


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Steamboat SpringsSteamboat Springs
Steamboat Springs

Walking along Lincoln Avenue in historic Downtown
Steamboat SpringsSteamboat Springs
Steamboat Springs

This town is so full of charm
Rabbit Ears MotelRabbit Ears Motel
Rabbit Ears Motel

A classic and charming piece of this town's history. The Rabbit Ears Pass is a high mountain pass that is one of the most important transcontinental road links in the nation; it connects Steamboat to other parts of the state and is one of three crossings of the continental divide along US 40 Highway.
Lincoln AvenueLincoln Avenue
Lincoln Avenue

I love street art

The LaundryThe Laundry
The Laundry

Amazing food is served in this charming atmosphere. We were seated outside by a creek to enjoy our dinner and cocktails. Perfect date night.
Fiery Margarita at LaundryFiery Margarita at Laundry
Fiery Margarita at Laundry

So so good! Winner of best cocktail in Steamboat for 6 years.
Steamboat SpringsSteamboat Springs
Steamboat Springs

It's a quaint and cultural city, founded in the 1870's, which is located in the upper valley the Yampa River and just west of the Continental Divide.
Lincoln Avenue Downtown SteamboatLincoln Avenue Downtown Steamboat
Lincoln Avenue Downtown Steamboat

Spend an afternoon lazily strolling down Lincoln Avenue to enjoy the many shops, cafes, restaurants and art galleries.
I will always stop at a museumI will always stop at a museum
I will always stop at a museum

The Little Snake River Museum is a fantastic step back in time. Worth the stop.
The Covered WagonThe Covered Wagon
The Covered Wagon

the original camper
Little Snake River MuseumLittle Snake River Museum
Little Snake River Museum

The buildings have all been moved to the museum from around this area and preserved for us to see.
Original schoolhouse from the areaOriginal schoolhouse from the area
Original schoolhouse from the area

This volunteer was so helpful and knowledgeable. She even attending school in the building.


9th September 2020

Colorado is the best!
Great photos, enjoyed reading this one :)
9th September 2020

Colorado is the best!
Great photos, enjoyed reading this one :)

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