Colorado Scenic Byway: Highway of Legends

Colorado Scenic Byway: Highway of Legends

The Highway of Legends is a beautiful 82-mile scenic drive along Highway 12 through the Rocky Mountains in southern Colorado and also serves as an alternate route to New Mexico.  The drive begins or ends at either of the Cities of Walsenburg or Trinidad off Interstate 25. To truly enjoy and experience what the drive has to offer, we recommend taking a couple days to […]

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Exploring Colorado: Why Visit Chalk Creek?

Exploring Colorado: Why Visit Chalk Creek?

For our first trip with the RV, we headed to central Colorado, to the Chalk Creek Campground located between the Village of Nathrop and the town of Buena Vista in the Upper Arkansas River Valley at an elevation of 7,965 feet. It was a beautiful and scenic 3-hour drive from Denver on Highway 285, traversing the mountains and climbing to 10,000 feet over Kenosha Pass. Don, […]

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Different Type of Adventure – RVing

Different Type of Adventure – RVing

Many times during our travels we are asked by locals “have you seen or been to…?” in the US. Sadly, more often than not we say “no…we haven’t been there or seen that”. This made us think we need to split our travel time and include exploring the good old US of A. There are many ways to travel around this beautiful country. You could […]

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Quick trip to Newport, Rhode Island

Quick trip to Newport, Rhode Island

Historic mansion in Newport, RI……   Last week we made a quick trip to Newport, RI just a few days after their big snow storm.  It was biting cold the first few days of our stay. The dry cold in Colorado is a lot different than the cold combined with the wind of the sea and the wind chill of Rhode Island.  We made the journey […]

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A day in the Razor – Renee’s first off-road experience

A day in the Razor – Renee’s first off-road experience

There’s nothing like getting behind the wheel of an off-roading vehicle……   While visiting friends in Apache Junction, Arizona the guys decided it was time for a little adventure and fun.  So we headed to the local rental shop and hitched up two Polaris RZR 1000’s.  The “Razor” as they are known is an All Terrain vehicle powered by a gas engine.  They have a […]

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