Ride to the Aspen

    Day 1

    Ride To The Aspen - Part 1

    September 29, 2006 -- Home to Wilkerson Pass

    I-25 Monument Hill to Colorado Springs

    Colorado Springs: Photo op at Kissing Camels and Pikes Peak

    Up Ute Pass to Green Mountain Falls

    Past Pikes Peak

    Woodland Park

    Florissant

    Stop at Wilkerson Pass for...

    Day 2

    Ride To The Aspen - Part 2

    September 29, 2006 -- Wilkerson Pass

    Photos at & from Wilkerson Pass

    Day 3

    Ride To The Aspen - Part 3

    September 29, 2006 -- Wilkerson Pass to Breckenridge

    South Park

    Hartsel

    Trout Creek Pass

    Buena Vista: Ice Cream & Beverage

    Leadville

    Fremont Pass

    Copper Mountain

    Dillon

    Breckenridge: Lunch & Photos

    Drive Home via Denver

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Day 2: Goat Cave Karst Nature Preserve


The Preserve was set aside to buffer some of the ecologically sensitive karsts in the area from encroaching neighborhoods. Karsts are caves that feed directly into the Edwards Aquifer below ground.

Because the three caves can be dangerous to hikers and nonprofessional spelunkers, they are...

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