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MADMAN ON A MOTORCYCLE - Skip Spence - Oar (1969)

One man on a cross-country motorcycle trip to try and record an album in seven days before being sent back to the looney bin. Sounds a bit like a terrible Adam Sandler movie or something, but as with all the best stories, this one’s actually true.  668 more words

The Whole Shebang

Goin' Up To Cripple Creek To Have Some Fun

Cripple Creek, Colorado (June 16,2014) — Images by kenne (Click on any of the tiled images to see larger view in a slideshow format.)

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Gold Mining, Cripple Creek, and Victor, CO...

July 26, 2014

We set out to explore the mining towns of Cripple Creek and Victor, CO, and hopefully find cooler temperatures. In this small area between the two towns, there were over 500 gold mines back during the Gold Rush of the 1890s. 732 more words


The Crags- Feel Free to Camp!

Hikers, Campers, and outdoorsman rarely share their secrets in regards to specific spots for hunting, camping, or pristine views. Many times they do this to protect the sanctity of an area, or they are just holding on to that one special spot they find so dear. 673 more words

Colorado Exploration

Donkey Derby Days in Cripple Creek, Colorado

This is what I, Zeb the Duck, saw as mom and I entered Cripple Creek.

This is a beautiful town 44 miles southwest of Colorado Springs, and there is a festival now. 282 more words

Mountain Creek

Losing oneself in the depths of the mountains is a sort of immersive therapy. Amazing is that a brief walk in the woods, inhaling the crisp mountain air, can deeply refresh one’s being at a bone level. 134 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Contrast

Cruise Above the Clouds is an annual car show which begins at Woodland Park , Colorado with an altitude of 8,465 feet above sea level, and then cruises to Cripple Creek, Colorado with an altitude of 9,494 feet above sea level.  70 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge