Category Archives: Road Trip

Twin Falls

We stopped in Twin Falls, ID on Saturday to have lunch and to see the place where Evel Knievel attempted to jump over the Snake River.  There’s not much left of the ramp that was built. However, there is a … Continue reading

Posted in Road Trip | Tagged | 3 Comments

Nomads

Today felt exhausting.  We finished our drive through Northwest Colorado, past Dinosaur National Park and into Utah.  The main highway is Route 40 which is mostly two lanes with an occasional third ‘passing’ lane for climbing hills.  The traffic was … Continue reading

Posted in Road Trip | Tagged | Leave a comment

What a Difference A Day Makes

Yesterday, I was complaining and today was a wonderful day.  We met up with a local person, a blogger known as ‘One Fly’ and he gave us the best tour of this northwest part of Colorado. Our first stop was … Continue reading

Posted in Road Trip | Tagged | 2 Comments

How Messed Up Can Things Get

Don’t visit Craig, CO.  It is a less than 1 horse town.  We are staying in a place, the Rocky Mountain Inn that looked fine when we booked through Priceline but it has the slowest Internet service. It smells like … Continue reading

Posted in Road Trip | Tagged | Leave a comment

Hey Colorado

What a beautiful state.  We traveled through part of the Rockies outside of Denver and into a beautiful little town named Idaho Springs.  I could stay here and never leave. The most excitement of the day was when my phone … Continue reading

Posted in Road Trip | Tagged | Leave a comment

Notes from the Heartland

This is our third day away from the East Coast. Tonight we are in Cozad, Nebraska. It is a sorry little place just off the intestate. It is mostly run down with a couple of agriculture related industries, a major … Continue reading

Posted in Road Trip | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Today, I Thought I was a Gonner

We were leaving Des Moines, Iowa, traveling on route 80.  It was rush hour and there is a place where routes 80 and 235 merge and there is also an ‘Exit Only’ lane on the right.  Really bad road design.  … Continue reading

Posted in Road Trip | Tagged | 2 Comments