Travel Gathering 2013 - Colorado Loop of the Lincoln Highway

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Travel Gathering 2013 - Colorado Loop of the Lincoln Highway

Postby Pam Wright » Thu Jan 10, 2013 1:44 pm

Are you ready to do something different? This year is the CENTENNIAL Celebration of the Lincoln Highway.... (check out the link below for more specifics on it!!!!)

Join us for a nostalgic vacation along the Lincoln Highway Colorado Loop during the Centennial Year of that road.. This gathering is designed to allow time to Travel the original trace ( as near as possible ) of the Colorado Loop of the Lincoln Highway and visit what ever attraction catches your attention.

We will start at the Summit Rest Area on I-80 east of Laramie, WY on Monday June 24, 2013 at 9:00 AM. Following the old trace to Cheyenne, Wellington, Fort Collins, and two nights in the Loveland area to visit Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes

Wednesday thru Berthoud, Longmont, and Lafayette. To avoid traffic in down town Denver we will shift the route to the Greeley Branch of 1914 entering that trace at Henderson. Then to Greeley for overnight.

Thursday June 27 travel east to Orchard, Fort Morgan and camp at Brush city park.

Friday June 28 on to North Platte, NE for camping.

Saturday June 29 to Kearney, NE. This is the location of the Lincoln Highway Centennial Celebration ( the midway point between Boston and San Francisco MM 1733) http://www.lincolnhighwayassoc.org/

A few items of interest: The Lincoln Highway Memorial, Ames Monument,Tree in a Rock, unique shops, The Stanley Hotel, Museums, Period architecture, Wall Dog paintings, Model trains, Fur Trader Forts, Micro Breweries, flower gardens, Cabbage patches, buildings used in movies, Rainbow Bridge, Glen Millers Home town, Music in the park, onion fields, a carnival ride factory, Historic Fort Museum, Sam Bass train robbery site, Ole’s Big game Bar, Buffalo Bill’s Home and Scouts rest, a National Cemetery, and a large car show and parade of antiques cars.

Mark your calendar and save the dates. You do not have to sign up for the whole tour. Join in and leave on your schedule.

More info to come,

Bill and Nancy Petersen.......... Bilancy@Hotmail.com

Pam Wright ...................... pamelawright-1@hotmail.com
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Re: Travel Gathering 2013 - Colorado Loop of the Lincoln Hig

Postby Pam Wright » Mon Jun 10, 2013 2:03 am

EXCITING NEWS!!!! :applause:

We now have a full itinerary of the traveling gathering...

email me at pamelawright-1@hotmail.com and I will email it to you!!!

This will be an awesome trip and a lot of fun... if you have not made plans to join us... do it!!! the neat part of it because of the itinerary... you can join us anywhere during the trip for as long as you want too!!!

See you in 3 weeks!!!! :)

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