Our Colorado Property
2006 Jim and Elaine's Road Trip
in Colorado Springs
Falls is a series of seven drops in a very scenic canyon.
road up to Cripple Creek
We drove up this scenic 4 wheel drive
road from Colorado Springs to Cripple Creek.
Heading westward to Buena Vista
west on route #24.
to Cottonwood Lake
Cottonwood Lake is about half way up to Cottonwood Pass.
over Cottonwood Pass
up to Cottonwood Pass is a paved road but the drive down the other
side is a dirt road.
the ghost town of Tin Cup
is a beautiful little ghost town surrounded by tall mountains.
Tin Cup to Pitkin
We drove over the scenic 4 wheel drive Cumberland Pass which is
12,015 ft. elevation.
from Pitkin to Lake City
Back onto the paved roads.
San Cristobal to Slumgullion Pass
Camping at the beautiful Lake San
Creek Falls and Fire Road 510
Clear Creek Falls is one of the most
photographed waterfalls in Colorado.
Creede's old mining district
Many of the old buildings remain in
Silver Thread Highway to Alamosa
Route #149 is one of Colorado's scenic
Forbes Park, Colorado
We found a lot in Forbes Park which is
a gated community.
Train ride from Alamosa
to La Veta
A tourist train ride from Alamosa to
LaVeta and back over Fir Pass is new this year and passes by our
Trip from Alamosa to El Paso, Texas
We drove down to El Paso to visit with
Elaine's daughter and two grandkids.
Trip from El Paso, Texas to Alamosa
We took some of the scenic back roads
from El Paso back to Alamosa, Colorado.
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