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May 17, 2009 - Opening Weekend at Ragged Oaks
Kleinschmidt crew made the trek to Bull Mtn for the weekend. Met up with Lloyd who arrived earlier in the week. The property and roads were in great shape--Maddie and Hershey tested the ponds on the lower road. Scott learned his lesson from last year and skipped the ice cold plunge. Temps were cool at night, beautiful during the day. Still grateful for the new wood stove though :) Next weekend, Bull Mtn Part II starts Friday!Jump to full entry
May 21, 2008 - Black Canyon National Park
We have settled into Montrose, CO for a four-night stay. Montrose sits in a wide valley north of the San Juan Mountains with a great view of the mountains to the south. There is a 3-mile long bike path, great for running and walking just to the west of the RV park. Not far beyond that is a Yak farm! Just fifteen miles from Montrose is the entrance to Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. Today we drove the Honda to the park and spent an enjoyable day of short hikes, lunch and sightseeing. The canyon has been formed over a two...Jump to full entry
Jun 30, 2007 - Can you have too much chrome?
Day 3 I started out the day with the best omelet I've ever had at the diner next to the motel: 3 eggs, mushrooms, jalapeno peppers and a four ounce ham steak cut up on the grill into little pieces. When I started out at 6:45 a.m. it was cloudy, then it drizzled and I figured the weather lady lied to me. But by 10:00 it was sunny and clear and I spent the rest of the day in perfect weather with all the storm clouds just north of me. I went into Cheyenne Wells, CO then dropped down on 285 to U.S. 50 and hung a right. I took 50 all the way to...Jump to full entry