Tag: mines

A review of Box Canyon Lodge and the City of Ouray

While I’m busy road tripping around Colorado, I thought I’d re-post a review of Ouray and the Box Canyon Lodge that I originally wrote back in 2011.  The owners were gracious enough to offer me a complimentary stay at their hotel while I explored…

How I almost died in Colorado

One of the things I wanted to do was seek out an old mine for a longtime reader of mine, an ancient mine located deep in the mountains of Colorado that had once belonged to her grandpappy.  It was located right off the tiny…