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My first visit to a Colorado rest stop

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The Smurf mobile. My husband calls it ‘Homer’ after the ancient author.

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We ended up going around Denver because we didn’t have time to stop 😦

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I expected mountains all over Colorado, but apparently much of it looks like this

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Good speed limit for moving through all the areas seeming to lack civilization. Unfortunately, our truck is governed at 60 mph by our company so this sign was somewhat irrelevant.

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Commercial vehicles are required to carry tire chains in Colorado from September to May. They can get a hefty ticket for not having them.

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We saw many cows and horses. We also saw a few llamas 🙂

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Some of the many hay bales stacked in fields we passed. I assume they’re for feeding the livestock during the cold, snowy winter.

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My husband and chauffeur at work 🙂

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All this ranch land reminded me some of Texas except that it was a few thousand feet higher above sea level.

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Just before we got to the Wyoming line I saw some hills. I guess I’ll have to wait until next visit to see Colorado Rockies.

Until next time readers, drive safely 🙂

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