Colorado Springs Journals

Road Trip 2005

A May 2005 trip to Colorado Springs by ripplefan2

Quote: A road trip from Colorado Springs to New York.

Road Tripping

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On Memorial Day Weekend 2005, my best friend graduated from the US Air Force Academy and asked me and my other friend to come out for it. So we decided to fly out to Colorado Springs, stay a couple of days there and then drive his car back to New York. We took a cheap flight out to Denver via JetBlue Airlines (back when they used to be reliable and cheap) and caught a ride from there to Colorado Springs with some of our friend’s family. The air in this place is very thin, so our first day was wrought with breathing abnormalities, but not enough to ruin the atmosphere. The place that his family was putting us up at was this phenomenal resort called the Broadmoor Hotel (...Read More