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Jul 3, 2009 - To Aspen & Snowmass

Some words about the trip through Independence Pass into Aspen....Holy Crap!!! That was a nailbiter of a ride through some of the narrowest switchback roads I have ever seen! I wondered why Google Maps would not map a trip on Hwy 82 from Balltown to Aspen? Now I know why they call the city on the east end of Independence Pass, Balltown! You better have balls because much of the road doesn't even have a straight yellow stripe down the center of it since the guys that paint them had to be scared to death doing it! Much of the highway has no...

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