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06.22.15 Part 2 – Denver Broncos’ Sports Authority Field at Mile High

Monday, June 22, 2015 - Part 2 Located less than 50' from the site of original Mile High Stadium, Sports Authority Field at Mile High stands at an elevation of 5,280 feet above sea level, a characteristic that remains today as one of the most internationally recognized of any sports venue in the world. For… Continue reading 06.22.15 Part 2 – Denver Broncos’ Sports Authority Field at Mile High

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06.22.15 Denver Rockie’s Coors Field tour

Monday, June 22, 2015 - Roy and I love professional baseball and football so traveling to Denver to see Coors Field and Mile High Stadium was a must do on our schedule. Roy wanted to see Mile High Stadium and I wanted to go to Coors Field and watch a game there. We compromised and… Continue reading 06.22.15 Denver Rockie’s Coors Field tour

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06.19.15 Riding on the COG Railway, Cave of the Winds and the North Pole!

Friday, June 19, 2015 - What an ambitious day we took on today!  We set out at 6:50 am which is way before we usually wake up!  Our reservations were for the 8:00 train.  The town of Manitou Springs is a unique, quaint town loaded with charm. First stop was the Pike's Peak COG Railway. … Continue reading 06.19.15 Riding on the COG Railway, Cave of the Winds and the North Pole!

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06.17.15 US Olympic Training Complex AND Garden of the Gods

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - Today's adventure took us to the US Olympic Training Complex and the Garden of the Gods. First stop US Olympic Training Complex: The U.S. Olympic Complex in Colorado Springs is the flagship training center for the Olympic Training Center programs. The Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center rests on a 35-acre… Continue reading 06.17.15 US Olympic Training Complex AND Garden of the Gods

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06.16.15 United States Air Force Academy

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - After all the excitement of Pike's Peak we thought we'd take it a little easier today - so we toured the United States Air Force Academy. The Air Force Academy is unique in its dual role as both an Air Force installation and a university. The 10th Air Base Wing… Continue reading 06.16.15 United States Air Force Academy

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06.15.15 – Part Two – The Chauvin’s take on Pike’s Peak!

Part Two - Pikes Peak - Monday, June 15, 2015 Two of Roy's panoramic pictures are above. Click on the panoramic pictures (and any other picture) to see them full size.  Then just click the back button to come back to the blog. At the Summit, we also ventured out at a different spot, as… Continue reading 06.15.15 – Part Two – The Chauvin’s take on Pike’s Peak!

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06.15.15 The Chauvin’s take on Pike’s Peak!!

Monday, June 15, 2015 -  Today Roy and I took on something I wasn't sure we'd be able to complete.  We drive in Boots (our truck) up the 19 mile journey to the top of Pike's Peak which is at an elevation of 14,110 feet.  I knew, of course, we could do it in our… Continue reading 06.15.15 The Chauvin’s take on Pike’s Peak!!

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06.14.15 Along the way to and in Colorado Heights RV Park

Sunday, June 14, 2015 - Roy and I are now 1,249 miles from our home in Amite, Louisiana!  We left Amite on May 5th, 40 days ago!  We've seen so much already, but the part of this journey we've looked forward to the most begins now! Along the way from Seibert, Colorado to Monument, Colorado… Continue reading 06.14.15 Along the way to and in Colorado Heights RV Park