Our trip to Vail was instigated by our late life passion for the game of Bridge. We attended a session of lessons with friends from Crested Butte, given by a marvelous teacher from Canada,
The highway to Aspen is a pleasure to drive, nothing like the roads in our part of Colorado.
It is a two level freeway through the canyon, with the East bound lanes at river level and
the West bound lanes high above.
The Colorado Columbine grew there in profusion.
Driving home at the end of the week, we encountered the damage done by a week of showers.
But after passing over the McClure Pass blue skies began to appear.