Travel

Ryan’s Travel Memories from the Road (Fishing in Saratoga, Wyoming). HeidiTown.com
Dining, Travel, Wyoming

Ryan’s Travel Memories from the Road (Drift Fishing in Saratoga, WY)

I am not traveling right now and for the last of couple of weeks, I’ve written about my travel memories from the road. I’ve been the Mayor of HeidiTown for a long time, so I have more than a few ... [ Read More ]
The Mayor’s Travel Memories from the Road (Dog Sledding!) Durango Dog Ranch. HeidiTown
Colorado, dog, Travel

The Mayor’s Travel Memories from the Road (Dog Sledding!)

Right now, I’m not traveling thanks to the pandemic, and I’ve been writing about various travel memories I have made on the road. Of course, anything involving animals is a bright spot, like feeding a baby yak in Crawford, watching ... [ Read More ]
The Mayor’s Travel Memories from the Road (Winter Park, Colorado) (3)
Colorado, Travel

The Mayor’s Travel Memories from the Road (Winter Park, Colorado)

Unsurprisingly, one of my most memorable travel memories actually happened at a festival. I have been attending the Winter Park Beer Festival for years, as it is one of the best in the state. While other beer festivals struggle, this ... [ Read More ]
The Mayor's Travel Memories from the Road (Bluegrass Pick in Lyons, CO)
Colorado, Travel

The Mayor’s Travel Memories from the Road (Bluegrass Pick in Lyons, CO)

I have been trying to write a HeidiTown blog post for weeks. Let’s face it, this year has been a punch in the gut. I’m not traveling right now and with everything else that’s happening—pandemic, forest fires, nasty politics, continued ... [ Read More ]
A Road Trip in Southern Colorado, Day Three, Salida A Dog-friendly Town. HeidiTown (7)
Colorado, Travel

A Road Trip in Southern Colorado, Day Three, Salida: A Dog-friendly Town

Day Three: Salida, Colorado On day three of our Southern Colorado road trip, we rose well-rested from our slumber at Mellow Moon Lodge. It was time for coffee, a brief dog walk and breakfast. The first item on the schedule ... [ Read More ]
A Road Trip in Southern Colorado Day Two, San Luis Valley Relish Remote Relaxation. HeidiTown (7)
Colorado, Travel

A Road Trip in Southern Colorado, Day Two, San Luis Valley: Relish Remote Relaxation

Day Two: San Luis Valley I think this will come as a surprise to those of you who have moved to Colorado recently, however, this state is the largest producer of potatoes second only to Idaho. This is, thanks in ... [ Read More ]
A Road Trip in Southern Colorado, Day One, Pueblo Eat All the Things. HeidiTown (6)
Colorado, Travel

A Road Trip in Southern Colorado, Day One, Pueblo: Eat All the Things

Day One: Let’s take a road trip! The next three posts highlight our adventures from Pueblo to the San Luis Valley to Salida. A good time was had by all but especially the dog. She is never happier than when ... [ Read More ]
Fans of Downton Abbey Will Want to Stay Here Redstone Castle. HeidiTown (16)
Colorado, Travel

Fans of Downton Abbey Will Want to Stay Here: Redstone Castle

If you have ever driven Hwy 133 from Carbondale to McClure Pass, you might have seen it. Just past the coke ovens in Redstone, Colorado, a castle is tucked up against the mountains to the east. I have always wondered ... [ Read More ]
One Night in Laramie, Wyoming: A Green Chile to Remember
Dining, Travel, Wyoming

One Night in Laramie, Wyoming: A Green Chile to Remember

I feel like “one night in Laramie” would be an excellent title to a country music song. If a songwriter writes that song, I want credit for the title. We spent one night in Laramie, Wyoming earlier this month and ... [ Read More ]
While Not at the Lake in Grand Lake, Colorado Golf. HeidiTown (3)
Colorado, Travel

While Not at the Lake in Grand Lake, Colorado: Golf

Everyone visits Grand Lake for the lake. However, there are other ways to spend time in this charming little mountain town. For instance, you may want to hit some balls around at the Grand Lake Golf Course. I have heard ... [ Read More ]