Bob and Shirley's Great Adventure 2011-12 travel blog


Road to the Air Force Academy

Part of the athletic fields AFA

Beautiful setting for the AFA


Incoming class

Founder of the Academy

Part of the campus

Not sure the cadets have time to appreciate the beauty

Up up we go

The big honkin' dually is doing fine

Way up there

We are now in the Rocky Mountains! Left the flat upper plains of Colorado and into the mountains at Colorado Springs. We stopped off at the US Air Force Academy and found it was there this time. Believe it or not we could not find it in 1976. I guess they just built it since then (Ha Ha). It was very impressive. We had rain for the first time in a long time on our trip up the mountain. It even was cool enough to use our heater for the first time since March. It got down to the upper 40s. Heading north today towards Rocky Mountain National Park. This is beautiful country. Enjoy the pics.

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