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North America » United States » Colorado » Lakewood August 29th 2015

Game one of our traditional Gripe Rummy Tournament!... read more

North America » United States » Colorado » Morrison August 29th 2015

More photos from Red Rocks! Cruised through just before a concert so we didn't get to stay long. ... read more

North America » United States » Colorado » Denver August 29th 2015

Mark giving instructions to everyone before Greg did a pre-ride prayer. ... read more

North America » United States » Colorado » Lakewood August 28th 2015

New tire day! They said I still had about 2,000 left on them but might as well put the new ones on. Jody helped get highway pegs repositioned yesterday and the Ram Mount mounted and reengineered so other than gas, after 12 were ready for tomorrow morning! ... read more

North America » United States » Colorado August 28th 2015

Various pics. More when Sally downloads hers. ... read more

North America » United States » Colorado » Salida August 28th 2015

Hello folks, from Salida (pronounced sal-EYE-dah), where Fi and I are enjoying a casual day in one of Colorado's best mountain biking and outdoor sports towns... just a hip, fun town to spend a day or two. From here, our route becomes more remote, mountainous, and arid, so we're soaking up a couple nights of restaurant food and comfy motel beds before we head back out. We've also had to buy some more water storage bladders and filtering gear, as we're advised that finding water will become more challenging as we continue into southern Colorado and New Mexico. Pulling water from cow troughs doesn't really appeal to us, and we're really hoping it doesn't come to that. Traveling from Silverthorne, we passed first through the thriving ski and summer resort town of Breckenridge (where an old, ... read more
Dillon Reservoir, Frisco, CO
Old railroad water tower, circa 1910
Coming down from Boreas Pass

North America » United States » Colorado » Lakewood August 27th 2015

Great time last night with the Wilson's and the Witts at Tequillas. Great price paid today and much time confusion. Slept until 8:30 somewhere, so I either got up at noon TN time or 4 am. ... read more

North America » United States » Colorado » Salida August 26th 2015

THE BASICS We trundled on through Nebraska and finally into Colorado. We spent three very enjoyable days in Fort Collins with John's cousin Donald and his wife Nancie. Then three nights in Loveland, with days in Boulder and Rocky Mountain National Park. One night in Golden and then our as-yet-unnamed RV made it over the Front Range to Salida, where last evening we celebrated Brady and Susie's second wedding anniversary, only a day late, with excellent pizzas and salads. THE FLUFF (I realized how silly, maybe pompous, it is for me to make generalizations about the individual states based on our narrow drive through. But Nebraska did seem more "rugged" than Iowa.) Because of several quirks with the RV, we felt it wiser to go to campgrounds when the temperatures hit 50 or below. At a ... read more

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