Category Archives: Transportation

Royal Gorge Route

We rode the train through the Royal Gorge. It was pricey, but we could have spent a lot more money than we did. Even the hamburgers were $20, so we went foodless.  Before we took off, I climbed up on … Continue reading

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Colorado Railroad Museum

The Colorado Railroad Museum is tucked between hills in an industrial section of Golden. The place was hopping on a warm and sunny Saturday afternoon.  It’s not huge or fancy, but I had a good time. The old station has … Continue reading

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Dr. Lester L. Williams Fire Museum

I never pass up on an opportunity to see old vehicles. I don’t even know why I find the fascinating, but I do. This small museum houses a couple old firetrucks and some even older wagons. It’s only open on … Continue reading

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Penrose Heritage Museum

Spencer Penrose was one of the lucky few who got rich on gold and silver mines in Colorado. He used his money to build the Broadmoor, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Pike Peak Highway, and all sorts of other stuff in and … Continue reading

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