Category Archives: Big Adventure 2016

A View from the Top

A trip on the Aerial Tram to the top of Rendezvous Mountain does NOT disappoint, and is definitely a winner if you have kids.  You can catch the Aerial Tram in Teton Village – just look for the big clock … Continue reading

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GTNP: Breakfast Cruise to Elk Island

We were up and at ’em our first morning in Grand Teton.  I booked a breakfast cruise on Jackson Lake that left from Colter Bay.  I think we were all a little concerned it would be really cold, and not … Continue reading

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Where We Stayed

Over the course of several trips to the Jackson Hole/Grand Teton/Yellowstone area, I’ve stayed in a few different places, and there are still several places that I would like to stay.  Different types of trips call for different types of … Continue reading

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Jackson-bound!

We spent one night in Casper, Wyoming.  I had been telling Chas the entire trip that he was going to be underwhelmed by our hotel in Casper.  There weren’t that many choices – and we ended up at the Quality … Continue reading

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Brief Interlude

On our way back from our detour to view Oregon Trail sites, we noticed something moving in a field to my right (I was in the front passenger seat).  After some looking, we realized there was a group of wild … Continue reading

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Colorado Springs to Casper, WY

**I got so busy having a good time on my trip, that I neglected to keep up with the blog while on my trip. I’ve finally decided to finish writing it all up.** After spending two really restful nights in … Continue reading

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Colorado Springs!

We spent two nights in Colorado Springs, hoping to give the boys a break from our long drives.  We were so glad we did!!  There is so much to do, it makes me want to go back and just spend … Continue reading

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