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The Colorado Hot Springs You’ve Never Heard of near Craig. HeidiTown (6)
Colorado, Travel

The Colorado Hot Springs You’ve Never Heard of near Craig

Down a lonely road, through herds of cows and calves and across the Yampa River, is a well-kept secret. It’s Juniper Hot Springs and locals have cherished this little-known place for many years. Located near the bank of the Yampa ... [ Read More ]
Great American Horse Drive 2019 (5)
Colorado, Travel

Craig & Maybell: Horse Drives & Tacos in Northwest Colorado

When Ryan accuses me of falling in love with every place we visit he’s not wrong. I tend to adore each place I visit and Northwest Colorado was no exception. I’ve had a special place in my heart for this ... [ Read More ]
A Little Vacation in a Tiny Home in Lyons, Colorado
Colorado, Travel

A Little Vacation in a Tiny Home in Lyons, Colorado

I have stayed in four tiny homes and have concluded that I could not permanently live in a tiny house. I am too messy and quite frankly, I like having stuff. As a vacation rental, however, tiny homes are perfect ... [ Read More ]
Photo by Aleta Wolf | Sand Wash Basin Wild Horse Advocate Team - SWAT
Colorado, Travel

The Wild Horses of Northwest Colorado: Sand Wash Basin

High clouds and lots of sunshine guided our way from Craig to Sand Wash Basin several weeks ago. We saw more cows than cars as we drove Hwy 40 through Maybell and then turned slight north on Hwy 318. Photo ... [ Read More ]
A Visit to Kearney Nebraska Steak, Sandhill Cranes & Vinyl. HeidiTown (5)
Nebraska, Travel

A Visit to Kearney: Nebraska Steak, Sandhill Cranes & Vinyl

We sailed into Kearney after spending two nights in Grand Island, which is a little under an hour east. We had been booked by Visit Kearney into the Best Western Plus. In both Grand Island and Kearney, I encountered the ... [ Read More ]
A Taco Tour & Mezcal Outing in Greeley, Colorado. HeidiTown (18)
Colorado, Dining, Travel

A Taco Tour & Mezcal Outing in Greeley, Colorado

People really, really like tacos. I learned this when I wrote a little piece in November called, “When it Come to Tacos, Longmont, Colorado is Winning.” This post caused quite the stir and was even picked up by Google News ... [ Read More ]
A Grand Island, Nebraska Getaway Beer, History & Coney Dogs (4) HeidiTown
Nebraska, Travel

A Grand Island, Nebraska Getaway: Beer, History & Coney Dogs

Ryan knew he had familial ties to Nebraska, he just didn’t realize how deep. When we returned from a recent trip to Grand Island and Kearney, we discovered that Ryan’s great-grandparents had come from Germany to farm outside of Omaha ... [ Read More ]
Full-service at The Sebastian & Luxury Dining at Leonora in Vail 4. HeidiTown.com
Colorado, Dining, Travel

Full-service at The Sebastian & Luxury Dining at Leonora in Vail

We ate our way through Taste of Vail, but the delicious food didn’t stop at the festival. We were lucky to be staying at The Sebastian, a full-service resort property at the edge of Vail Village. The hotel offers the ... [ Read More ]
Kicking Back in Cowboy Boots at Vee Bar Guest Ranch in Wyoming (7)
Travel, Wyoming

Kicking Back in Cowboy Boots at Vee Bar Guest Ranch in Wyoming

Right about now you’re thinking, what am I going to do this summer that will set this year apart from all the other? Okay, perhaps you don’t think like this, but you should. Vee Bar Guest Ranch, Laramie, Wyoming One ... [ Read More ]
A Night with the Sandhill Cranes at the Crane Trust in Nebraska. HeidiTown (9)
Nebraska, Travel

A Night with the Sandhill Cranes at the Crane Trust in Nebraska

When I was a little girl, we had a family friend who was an avid birder. She taught me early on that birding was a great excuse for taking a walk in nature. Today, I can watch any nature show ... [ Read More ]