Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park

I decided to make my final National Park experience on this Drive-about to be Rocky Mountain National Park. I’ve been to RMNP at least three other times, maybe more, but I hadn’t ever camped in the park and haven’t really spent much time here. I was...
Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Steamboat Springs was my first stop after I returned to Colorado after being in Wyoming. I was in Steamboat Springs from August 19th to the 20th, 2016. My first stop in Steamboat was at a burger restaurant called Big House Burgers, and I got a pretty good burger there...
Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National Monument

I was in Dinosaur National Monument from Day 12 (August 7th) to Day 14 (August 9th). So, Dinosaur National Monument was a place that I had always wanted to go to, but I never knew much about it until I was there. Mainly I wanted to go there because of the name,...
Colorado National Monument

Colorado National Monument

Colorado National Monument was the fifth stop on my drive-about. I was here from Day 10 (August 5th) to Day 12 (August 7th). On the first day, August 5th, I did the Devil’s Kitchen Trail, and then I went into No Thoroughfare Canyon. I was alone in the canyon,...
Gateway, Colorado

Gateway, Colorado

I left Telluride (well, officially Ophir, Colorado) on the morning of Wednesday August 3rd. I then made my way up Highway 145, then got onto Highway 141 to get to Gateway. It was on the way to the campsite that I stopped at the infamous Hanging Flume. I camped a few...
Telluride, Colorado

Telluride, Colorado

Telluride, Colorado was my third destination on my drive-about. I stayed near Telluride for three nights. The first night, after driving there from the Black Canyon, I stumbled upon Woods Lake after getting off Highway 145 onto a national forest access road. The lake...