Category Archives: Colorado

60+ VW Buses

When we found out there was going to be a VW show in Evergreen on the Sunday we were planning to leave Golden and head up to Fort Collins, we extended our stay at the Dakota Ridge RV park one … Continue reading

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Around and About

Golden During lunch on Friday there were a few errands to be run at the bank, gas station and grocery store. This provided the opportunity to try out the Empanada Grill, a Venezuelan eatery in Golden. It’s a tiny place, … Continue reading

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Denver

We just had to make up for that lousy pizza the other night and Karen came up with a good one in downtown Denver, Marco’s Coal-fired Pizza. When we saw the twin pizza ovens we were pretty sure this was … Continue reading

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Yet More Ales and Eats

Boulder On July 4th we went to downtown Boulder and found the Walnut Brewery and Restaurant. They had some pretty good food and a few beers that looked good. Karen had a grilled chicken Ceasar salad and the Devil’s Thumb … Continue reading

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Breweries, Brew Pubs and Restaurants

The number of breweries and brew pubs in Colorado is staggering and although time won’t allow us to try them all we’ve signed up at our RV park here in Golden for another week and will do our best. This … Continue reading

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Golden

It was only by chance, or more accurately, Providence, that we found out that Karen’s niece’s husband, Chris, would be in Golden on the same day we arrived. He has been on the road for several weeks with the group … Continue reading

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Breckenridge, Dillon, Frisco, Georgetown

So, Friday after work we hit the Breckenridge Brew Pub. We were about 15 minutes early for their happy hour so we ordered food and asked for the beer to be brought when happy hour started. Hey, two dollars saved … Continue reading

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Vail (food) and Edwards (beer)

I’m sure that Vail is a different place altogether during ski season but not being much interested in winter weather I’m not too anxious to find out. Our three visits to this major ski resort town have all been in … Continue reading

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Breckenridge, Leadville and Minturn

Instead of taking I-25 south to Denver and then I-70 west from Colorado Springs to Breckenridge, we traveled the shorter route on US-24 west to CO-9 north and arrived in Breckenridge from the back side. This was a great decision … Continue reading

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Bristol Brewing Company

A couple of years ago, when stopping in Colorado Springs just for the night, we discovered the Bristol Brewing Company due to it’s adjacent proximity to the Edelweiss German Restaurant. So, on our way back to the motor home we … Continue reading

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