3:15 am: Alarm goes off. Yung immediately gets up and starts dancing. He’s pumped to be going to Colorado.
4:30 am: Arrive at the airport. Take a selfie.
6:00 am: Waiting to board the airplane.
7:15 am: Arrive in Denver. Adjust to the altitude. Eat breakfast.
11:00 am: Meet Leta. Go hiking in South Valley Park. It was unexpectedly warm, muddy, and a little slushy from left over snow.
2:00 pm: Meet the rest of our group. Eat lunch at Ted’s Montana Grill in downtown Denver.
3:30 pm: Stop in Freshcraft while the rest of the party committee ran an “important” errand.
6:30 pm: The great debate: Can you distinguish the taste of the different colored Skittles with your eyes closed?
9:00 pm: Start getting ready for bed. It was a long day.
7:00 am: Wake up. Yung immediately starts dancing again. It is hiking day!
8:00 am: Watch the boys make breakfast tacos.
12:00 pm: Walkie talkie-ing it up. These were a life saver. FYI: no cell reception in the mountains.
1:30 pm: Sandwich break.
3:00 pm: Letting the boots dry out.
4:00 pm: Selfie along the Mount Evans scenic drive.
6:00 pm: Burgers on the grill.
8:00 pm: The puzzle.
9:00 pm: The fire.
10:00 pm: Look at the stars. We found Orion’s belt, Jupiter (the PLANET!), big/little dipper, Seven Sisters. Thanks star gazing app.
3:45 am: Wake up. There was no dancing this morning.
6:00 am: Arrive at the airport, say good bye to Colorado for the time being, fly back to Texas.
10:30 am: Arrive in Texas. Say good bye to our friends.
1:00 pm: Eat our feelings away at Dallas Grilled Cheese Co. (We highly recommend it!) and wondering why Texas is so flat.
3:00 pm: Take a nap and return back to the real world.
Thankful for the opportunity to travel with new friends. Catch you on the flip side, Colorado.