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Enjoyed the photos.
With a daughter & grand-daughter in Denver, we enjoy taking different routes to visit.
Especially since last two trips found I70 shut down due to avalanches and then fires.
Very cool. You are fortunate to live near so much great riding!

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Wrapping up the day, riding the Million Dollar Highway back to camp-

There are fantastic curves...







...and amazing scenery...








...even More Fun Riding...the curves just keep coming!









And then you have stuff like this. It is hard to overstate...









...how much fun this road is. It just begs to be ridden...









...BUT, you gotta stay ON the road...








...so ride it at a brisk pace and enjoy the photos later, or ride it twice, once for the joy of the road and once for the scenery...








...this is one of the sections that get folks nervous, it's a long way down if one does not stay between the lines!









And just like that, we are descending down into Ouray.








After getting back to camp we putter around a bit, take a photo of another sunset...





Tomorrow we leave Colorado, headed over to Bryce Canyon in Utah! WhooHoo!!!



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We left out of Colorado a bit late...around noon time.

It is about 400 miles from Ouray to where we're staying in-between Bryce Canyon Nat. Park and Zion Nat. Park.

So we stopped a little over halfway there.

Just finished up supper and doing a bit of work on the computer...







...this is the sunset from the doorway where we are staying.










Got up this morning and made it to our next stop mid-afternoon.




Got some more work done, and excited about the ride to and thru Bryce Canyon tomorrow.




Starting out early, Mary In The Mirror...








It's about an hour ride from our base camp to Bryce. The road is fun and it it GOOD to be Back on the Bike!










Whoa! My mirrors are dirty!








Turning off 89 toward Bryce...









Not long before we're rolling thru Red Canyon in Dixie National Forest...









A look back at the tunnel we just rode thru.









At the entrance to Bryce Canyon National Park...Free entrance for everyone today!






More in next post.


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We're in the Park now. Mary In The Mirror-







It's about 20 miles from the entrance to the end of the park road...








...since 99% of the good views are on the return side of the road, we are just going to roll all the way to the end, enjoying the curvy road...









...then, on the way back we'll be stopping at all the scenic overlooks. A look back...









...and a look ahead. This is another FUN Road if you like the curves.









Ok, the navigation shows we're almost at the end of the road...









...eek, look at all those people. Nope. Just gonna turn around, don't need to be near that many folks.









Headed back-Now for the sights!








First stop. Did not even have to get off the trike. Just pulled up to the edge of the road.









And still more, right from the edge of the road. Absolutely Stunning!








Will be posting more of Bryce, as time allows.


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It is amazingly beautiful out there. Rode many of those roads a few years back but did not do Bryce Canyon. I will need to get back!

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Yes, fantastic riding and scenery.

The road thru Bryce Canyon is not a long road, but the sights are crazy good. More to come, although, doing a google search will yield even better photos!


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Bryce Canyon continued...

Got off the Trike for a bit more of a look around...








...View caught while riding to the next scenic overlook.










Black Birch Canyon...









...what a view!









Natural Bridge, maybe the most famous of the overlooks...








...no telling how many photos Mary has taken here over the years. She does not get tired of it.









Riding between scenic overlooks. (btw, I am not showing all of the scenic overlooks. There are far better ones available on the interweb via google searches...just showing a few highlights of what we saw that day)








We stopped here along the side of the woods...making this our own private scenic overlook. (plus, we both had to pee. lol )








After taking care of business, we walked out to the edge...









...pic Mary took while I was taking a pic of her.






Will try and finish up Bryce Canyon soon.


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