The things we saw along the Peak to Peak Scenic Byway in Colorado
Just out of Estes Park, we saw elk grazing in a meadow. . .
the highest summit in Rocky Mountain National Park
Chapel on the Rock – designated a Historic Site in 1999
still snow in the mountains
Scenic views. . .
Blackhawk is a gambling town. . .
driving along the river between Blackhawk and Golden
was reminiscent of driving the canyon road
between Bozeman and West Yellowstone MT. . .
Three tunnels. . .big rig friendly. . .not sure!
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