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Telluride   Leave a comment

Telluride- Panorama blogTelluride Panorama (All Images by kenne)

Granted, we only spent less than 24 hours in this beautiful Victorian mining town, turned ski resort, fly fishing and mountain biking community in the western San Juan Mountains — I’m here to tell you that I love this town. In hindsight, we should have scheduled more time.

Telluride-0115 blogBridge over the San Miguel River

We arrived in Telluride just after a thunder storm had passed through the area and drove to our hotel located near the San Miguel River.

Telluride-0116 blogSan Miguel River

This river, like many Colorado rivers, is known for fly fishing and rafting.

Telluride-0117 blogJoy Walking The San Miguel River Trail

After checking in, we walked the trail next to the river to take the free gondola over the mountain to the companion town of Mountain Village.

 

Telluride-3026 blogFree Gondola From Telluride to Mountain Village

Telluride-0127 blogView from the Gondola

In the gondola ride over to Mountain Village, we were with four other people. Like most people in Telluride, they were originally from somewhere else — three now residents and one visiting for the summer. It was a joy having a dialog with them.

Telluride-0119 blogTop Of The Mountain

On the ride back to Telluride, we departed at the top along with mountain bikers who were eager to take on the challenging mountain bike trails. We spent a brief time walking taking in views on both sides of the ridge.

Telluride-0140 blogHomes in Historical District

Homes in Telluride are very expensive! One on this street that we walked down was for sale with a $1,750,000 price tag — one bedroom and one bath.

Telluride-0136 blogDunton Town House Is A Historical Home That Is Now A Hotel

Telluride-3028 blogDave’s Historic Tours

Telluride-3031 blogDog Jogging On Colorado Avenue

Telluride-3029 blogIngram Falls Visible On The Eastern Side Of Telluride

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Slideshow Of Colorado Avenue, The Main Street in Telluride

Telluride Joy w- Beer List-3471 blogSmuggler’s Brewpub For Happy Hour and Dinner

Telluride-0137 blogBreakfast at Baked In Telluride

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Abstrack Nature   Leave a comment

Mt. Lemmon TrainAbstract Nature (If you look carefully, this is landscape art.) — Computer art by kenne

On the road in Colorado.

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A Barrel Cactus Protected For The Winter   Leave a comment

Poudre River Wildflowers (1 of 1)-4 blogI live in the Sonoran Desert where cacti are abundant.
But I photographed this little guy alone the Poudre River, northwest of Ft. Collins, Colorado.
This cactus looks like some type of barrel cactus. (September 14, 2014)
— Image by kenne

A Sunday Outing Along The Poudre River   1 comment

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My daughter, Kate and her family (Matt, Nick and Jaxon) and I walked a trail near the Poudre River northwest of Ft. Collins, Colorado (September 14, 2014).
Click on and of the tiled images for a larger view in a slideshow format,or view the images in my Flickr account. 
I have other photos of this beautiful country I will be sharing in future postings. — Images by kenne

Capturing The Moment — Grandsons In Ft. Collins   7 comments

Nick ad Jax with Mom and Cousins at home in Ft. Collins (June 13-15, 2014) — Images by kenne

A Quick Stop In Vail, Colorado   Leave a comment

A Quick Stop In Vail, Colorado  (June 13, 2014) — Images by kenne

(CLICK ON ANY OF THE TILED IMAGES FOR LARGER VIEW IN A SLIDESHOW FORMAT.)

 

Posted July 28, 2014 by kenneturner in Information, Life, Philosophy

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Snapshots Along I-70 In Colorado   5 comments

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 Snapshots Along I-70 In Colorado (June 13, 2014) — Image by kenne

 

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