Denver Colorado to Tucson Arizona

On Monday Oct 28th thetime finally came to say a sad farewell to Pat and Harry Koehler who have been our faithful companions for 4 weeks. We are heading south to Tucson, AZ, and they are heading north, home to Calgary, Alberta, before the snow arrives. So it’s back on the road again after a much needed rest for 3 days in Golden. The drive to Santa Fe, New Mexico, took us about 7 hours of flat terrain and big sky country with beautiful cloud formations. We stayed at the KOA Campground, very clean and not very crowded. We decided to take a trip into Santa Fe for the evening, but it was too late for a lot of the shops to be open. So we had a Mexican dinner at the Shed Restaurant in downtown Santa Fe. Continue reading

Denver Colorado – Exploring the Area

On October 25th we arrived at the Dakota Ridge RV Park in Golden, where they gave us “buddy sites” for our RVs so we would be next to each other. We immediately set up camp and sat down at the table for a beer and to soak up the beautiful Colorado sunshine. Then we drove up Lookout Mountain for a great view of Denver and the surrounding area. Of course, we had to stop by Buffalo Bill’s Museum and grave. Buffalo Bill Cody was born in 1846 and became famous for his Wild West shows and he passed away in Denver in 1917. Cody was buried on Colorado’s Lookout Mountain in Golden on the edge of the Rocky Mountains overlooking the Great Plains. That night we went into Golden and had diner at the Sherpa House Restaurant for an authentic Nepalese dinner. Continue reading