Category Archives: Colorado

Our last stop in Colorado was the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.  This stop was not originally on our list but someone had made a passing comment before we left Minnesota about it and we added it to our list! This place is pretty amazing, even for older ‘kids’, like us.  Camping is […]

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I’m trying to stay away from saying this or that is my favorite because it seems the next place we stop is a new favorite!  So instead I’ll say I was very impressed by Mueller State Park outside of Colorado Springs.  Actually, it was a bit further than ‘outside’, more like 30 miles.  After calculating […]

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One piece of advice that we heard/read multiple times before we left home was to slow down.  We thought we were planning a slow, leisurely trip across Colorado.  But I felt horribly rushed the entire way.  So my added advice is make a plan to go slow and then make a new plan to go […]

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