Category Archives: Colorado

Moving on – to Trinidad, CO (Walmart)

10/1/16 (Saturday) in Trinidad, CO (Walmart) Not only did we consider how we’d get safely out of our campground but we also considered how soon to leave. On the one hand we didn’t want to spend our day sitting in … Continue reading

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Quiet Days

9/29/16 (Thursday) in Monument, CO (Colorado Heights Resort-ROD) Did the wash and worked on the computer most of the day. Their WiFi is an absolute struggle. We understand that it goes through their phone line and drops frequently. No kidding. … Continue reading

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Garden of the Gods and Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

9/28/16 (Wednesday) in Monument, CO (Colorado Heights Resort-ROD) Time to get out in the world again. Our first visit was to the Garden of the Gods, a Colorado Springs city park considered by Tripadvisor the best city park in the … Continue reading

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Catching Our Breath

9/24/16 (Saturday) in Monument, CO (Colorado Heights Resort-ROD) I pretty much spent the day creating and posting to the blog. This was my first chance to really spend the time. Meanwhile, John read. We watched a fun movie at night: … Continue reading

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Royal Gorge Bridge and Park and Pike’s Peak Mountain

9/23/16 (Friday) in Monument, CO (Colorado Heights Resort-ROD) We’d have preferred to stay home and relax some more but the weather appeared to be headed for windy, cold conditions beginning this night, so we decided it would be best to … Continue reading

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Moving on – to Monument, CO

9/22/16 (Thursday) in Monument, CO (Colorado Heights Resort-ROD) We left at 9:30, to miss the commuter crush in Denver. The TV was showing a bad accident on I-25 there, at 8:30, that they figured would take ½ hour to an … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain National Park

9/21/16 (Wednesday) in Fort Collins, CO (Horsetooth Reservoir, South Bay Campground-$37/night (County of Larimer Dept of Natural Resources) Since we were a good ways from the park, we took off before 8am. What with more construction on CR 38E, then … Continue reading

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