2015 Massimo & Elio in Colorado
Peak 1 over Lake Dillon
Elio doing the boy thing
Both throwing rocks into the lake.
Waving to the Camera
A Russian Sukhoi Trainer the first plane in the air show
Paddle Boarders and boats enjoying the show
A homebuilt Jet powered plane - over 300mph
30's vintage bi-wing
They haven't filled the lake yet
Low pass over the lake
A really low pass by a Pitts Special
Making a strafing run with Keystone's North Peak in the background
When they were not throwing rocks they sat with me on the Bike Path at the edge of the lake
Pitts and Stearman flying formation
Can we go throw some more rocks?
At the view point on I-70 above the railroad
The Boy's in downtown Georgetown.
The Boy's sitting on a bench in front of the Famous Hotel De Paris in Georgetown.
Enjoying a Soda
The Jail in Silver Plume
The Boys at Silver Plume and the start of the railroad
The 30's vintage oil fired steam locomotive used by the Georgetown Loop Railroad. It's all wheel drive for the grades
On the train ready to go
The train on a curve so you could see most of it.
Halfway down the mountain
Small Bridge over Clear Creek running at flood stage
The boys with their hard hats at the start of the Everett Mine
Kevin (a Scotsman) explaining to the boys about dynamite stored in the boxes
Halfway into the mine.
This was a hit with boys. Got probably several grams of real gold and some copper flakes. They think they are rich. Massimo came home and searched for Laptops he could buy. (Not)
Massimo showing off his hoard of gold
Train coming in to let us finish the loop
Both boys showing off their gold
Heading back up to Silver Plume
We came back over Loveland Pass and here is a shot of the last day of Skiing at A-Basin.
Here is the obligatory group photo of us at the start of the trip
Here is a video of part of the train ride. Click on the movie image at the lower left of the picture