A Brief Visit to Telluride, CO


On our way home from our week-long vacation in Ouray, we decided to take a small detour and visit Telluride.

Incredibly gorgeous, tucked away in the mountains, with that “old time mountain town” feel.
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I had never visited before, although I flew into the airport during one of my CAP mountain flying camps. The airport is a bit challenging; the west end is affectionately known as “the ski jump”

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Lots of cute things as well – check out the tires on these bicycles:
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And, of course, there is the “pooch parking”!
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Christmas Day, 2013


For the week of Christmas of 2013, we rented The Hill House in Ouray, CO.  Everyone was able to be there, even if for just a few days.  On Christmas day, we all went snow shoeing near Ironton Park, just south of Ouray.

This photo (a “selfie”) was taken from a tree stump in the San Juan mountains, near Ouray, CO

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