Category Archive: Colorado

Hiking Colorado National Monument- Fruita, CO

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The Rim Rock Drive at Colorado National Monument was a convenient way to admire the iconic red sandstone landmarks there, and to peer into the gaping canyons. (Read post here)  After doing that for a few… Continue reading

Rim Rock Drive – Colorado National Monument- Fruita, CO

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Before my hasty departure to the Philippines, Steve and I were well underway in our exploration and hiking at Colorado National Monument.  I was happy that my “guest blogger” was willing to fill in… Continue reading

Amazing western Colorado – pt. 2

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I arrived at Alpen Rose RV Park in Durango (review here), and was disappointed after previously staying at three Colorado state parks that were so nice.  This place was pricey and the sites… Continue reading

Amazing western Colorado, pt. 1

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I didn’t intend to post while Mona Liza was in the Philippines, really I didn’t.  Blogging is mainly her thing, I’m just the peon editor in this operation.  But after driving so many… Continue reading

Colorado’s natural gems

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( Due to a family emergency we’ve had a change of plans and I won’t be posting for a while.  I’m heading for the Philippines and will meet up with Steve in Arizona… Continue reading

Our first glimpse of Colorado gold – Breckenridge

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Last spring when my good friend Ingrid learned we would be back in Colorado this fall, she quickly whipped up a list of “must see and do” mountain towns along our proposed route.  As a welcome… Continue reading

Roaming Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

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We’re back in Colorado, and this time we’ll hang around the central and western areas of the state until the threat of nasty weather runs us off to warmer grounds.  The first time we stayed in Colorado last… Continue reading

A day in the mile-high city – Denver, Colorado

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All of our prior visits to Denver were confined to either the old or new international airports, waiting for connecting flights across the nation.  Now we were just a few miles from the city and… Continue reading

Exploring the iconic Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater – Morrison, CO

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There were numerous hiking trails to choose from near our RV Park in Golden, Colorado, yet we kept going back to Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater – not once but three times! The first time… Continue reading

And the outings continued – Golden, CO

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It seems like there’s something for everyone in and around Golden, Colorado.  Although it can be a challenge to pick a tour that several people will enjoy, our group agreed on two. John and… Continue reading