Category Archives: Roadside Attractions

Never In My Life Have I Needed a Bathroom So Badly

It had taken us an hour and 50 minutes to get to Dillon from our house. We figured it would take a little longer to get home. For the entire 40 miles from Idaho Springs to Dillon, eastbound traffic had … Continue reading

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Ice Castles

Somebody has figured out how to make icicles and fuse them together to make walls and towers and other formations. The company looks for places— Minnesota, Utah, Alberta—where it stays cold long enough to build a castle. This year, the … Continue reading

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Denver Museum of Nature and Science

Sally and I spent Saturday in Denver. Here’s a slideshow of the highlights, many of which will be mentioned later in the post. We arrived at the museum half an hour after it opened. We decided to do a thorough … Continue reading

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Ghost Town Museum

We knew going in that this place was going to be cheesy. But in the interest of seeing what our new hometown has to offer, we decided to visit anyway. I was smart enough to find a coupon online that … Continue reading

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