We all love gazing at the Flatirons in Boulder, Colorado. But did you know there is a giant “CU” etched into the Third Flatiron? I say etched because it has been treated with so many chemicals and mechanical devices over the years. That the letters are pretty much etched into the rock. There is even a faint “I” next to the “CU.” Spelling “ICU.” In this video, we tell the story of how those letters appeared and how to locate the damage. Continue reading Did you know there is a giant “CU” on the Boulder Flatirons?
Wings Over the Rockies is a wonderful museum in Denver, Colorado. Before recent events, the museum had a great Star Wars Day during the week of May 4th. Better known as Star Wars Day. The event still has not returned to the museum. But we are hoping next year it will. May the fourth be with you! Continue reading Happy Star Wars Day!
There are two aging pillars at the east border of Boulder and Erie, Colorado. I have always wondered what these were used for. But just found out they are a WWI Memorial. Continue reading What are those pillars at the City of Boulder border?
I caught this when I was driving down a dirt road in Loveland, Colorado. A herd of elk were grazing across several ranches/farms. When this young elk started to play with these dogs. Continue reading Young elk playing with ranch dogs
Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is a historical castle called Glen Eyrie Castle. Glen Eyrie is an English Tudor-style castle built in 1871 by General William Palmer. Who happens to be the founder of the beautiful city of Colorado Springs. Come along as we explore and walk the historical grounds of the castle that is hidden between the red rock of The Garden of the Gods. Continue reading Exploring a Hidden Castle in The Garden of the Gods
The Stanley is a historic hotel and is best known as The Shining Hotel. Because it was the inspiration for Stephen King’s novel and movie “The Shining.” Continue reading Touring The Hotel That Inspired The Shining
During the day the Denver Botanical Garden’s beauty surpasses the rest. Maybe because the dirt has compost like no other. Because this is the site of the long-forgotten Mount Calvary Cemetery. Continue reading The Mysterious Story Behind the Denver Botanic Gardens
Distortions Monster World by Distortions Unlimited in Denver, Colorado is a perfect place to visit during the Halloween season. Distortion Unlimited manufacturing company has been “Making Monsters” since 1978 and are based out of Greeley, Colorado. They design and develop animatronics, props, masks, costumes and displays for a variety of customers. You most likely have seen their creations used by Halloween events, theme parks, haunted houses, and horror movie. Continue reading The Ultimate Monster Maker in Denver, Colorado
We tell the History of Jack O’ Lanterns, while visiting the event The Magic of the Jack O’ Lantern at Hudson Gardens in Colorado. So, come along with us as we walk through one of these brilliant Halloween events and talk about the history of the Jack- ‘o-Lantern and the deal that was made with the devil. Continue reading The Jack O’ Lantern History
Looking for the best fall foliage road trips? Well you will find it in Colorado. This video goes over our favorite fall colors in Colorado on the Peak to Peak Highway between Boulder, Colorado and Estes Park, Colorado. We will go over some facts, place to see and things to do along the way. So come along with us as we travel one of the best fall foliage roads in Colorado. Continue reading Best Fall Foliage Road Trip in Northern Colorado