Big Road Trip Day Six (1/??) – Blackhawk to Hoosier Pass

September 10, 2014

Idaho Springs (Blackhawk) to Hoosier Pass – Big Road Trip 2014 Day Six (1 of ??) We spoiled ourselves last night at the Amerstar, a great room at a reasonable rate.  Again, as always…very cool stuff…:)  And an amazing view.  We headed for Grand Junction, the long scenic way….Colorado certainly didn’t disappoint.  First up, Hoosier Pass…then Monarch Pass, but that’s a post all to itself…:)  As is South Park. Click to see…

Read More >>

Big Road Trip Day Five – Mount Evans and the Road to Idaho Springs

Mount Evans, the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and the Road to Idaho Springs – Big Road Trip 2014 Day Five Zig met Zag as we drifted back to the East on U.S. Route 40.  The day started out rainy but the weather was amazing as we headed up Mount Evans.  At 14,000+ feet, it’s the highest paved road in North America.  Very cool stuff…:) Click to see the full sized image on…

September 10, 2014
Read More >>