A Snowy Visit to Rocky Mountian National Park

If you read yesterday’s post, then you know I went to Colorado. We spent Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Yarn Fest trade show in Loveland, but on Sunday, after it ended, we drove up to the mountains.

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I’ve been saying for a while now that I wanted to see snow. It’s been ages since I have experienced it.  It was snowing when we arrived in Denver, but it was a wet snow and driving in it made it hard to enjoy. What I wanted was deep fluffy white snow. My wish came true!

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On the way up we saw some wild Big Horn Sheep on the side of the road. No wool to spin, but still, they are Sheep.

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Then there was the Elk!

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And even some wild Turkeys.

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It was beautiful. Just beautiful.

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Of course the rental car was ill equipped to drive in the snow, so when the roads began to cover, we were forced to turn around. But it was a wonderful trip and one I will not soon forget.

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