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Sep 15, 2018 - Erickson's springs cg

Drove a whopping 35 miles today and stopped at Erickson's springs CG right on the edge of the Raggeds Wilderness area. It's right off of Kebler pass road which is on the way to Crested Butte. Perfect campground - nice and quiet on Anthracite Creek. We hiked about 1.5 miles into the Raggeds and it was beautiful! Talked to some fishermen who said they caught a lot of trout. The aspen are changing and this next week should great. The campground host was wonderful with her little Maltese named So Sweet. Bill cooked a great burrito covered with...

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Nov 10, 2015 - Paonia to visit Jason

Alamosa to Paonia. Left at 8:15 am. Hope to get there before 1:00. Fantastic drive on the West Elk scenic loop through Crawford- the twisty turny route past Blue Mesa lake and Black Canyon. 20 to 30 mph drive. Some spots 40 mph but did not want to go faster than that. No guard rails and sheer cliff drops. We happened to stop at the perfect lookout to see how deeply carved the canyon is. Walked down the trail. Brit asked me to take a picture of her on the rock overhanging. Flash back to Grand Canyon when she was little, doing the same sort...

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