Month: June 2016

Family Fun in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Family Fun in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Manitou Cliff Dwellings Our first stop in Colorado Springs was the Manitou Cliff Dwellings in Manitou Springs.  There was an excellent three story Museum to tour, next to the preserved cliff dwellings of the Anasazi, brought from southwestern Colorado and preserved so that you can walk […]

Free Activities in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Free Activities in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Garden of the Gods – One of the most popular and gorgeous attractions in all of Colorado Springs is the Garden of the Gods.  You will be able to spot the enormous red rock formations well before you arrive at the Visitor’s Center.  We actually […]

Garden Of The Gods

Garden Of The Gods

We are at Garden of the Gods.  The red rocks are gorgeous. We went to rock clime on the big red rocks! When we were there we saw cactus! It was cool that we saw cactus and there was no sand by it. We are […]

Jacob’s Travels

Jacob’s Travels

Hi! This is Jacob. We are at Fort Collins. I am at the park playing with light sabers.  I love to l0ok at the mountains!      

Great Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado

Great Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado

The Great Sand Dunes in Colorado have been on my bucket list for a long time.  These dunes are the tallest in North America, rising to about 750 feet, and were formed more than 400K years ago.  To read more about how the dunes formed […]

Fort Collins, Colorado

Fort Collins, Colorado

We chose to spend two weeks in Fort Collins, Colorado, a college town about one hour north of Denver.  This was used as a base for visiting Rocky Mountain National Park, and just for exploring a new city.  Fort Collins, to me, is like a […]