Dandeman Dan's Toy Page
Toyota 4Runner & Ham Radio Interests
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On the Shafer Trail at the Island in the Sky Overlook
An easy trail with spectacular views!
View from the Top
on the trail looking back up at the Island in the Sky...
in the switchbacks on the way down.....
Big rock out by the potash evaporation ponds
heading back toward Moab
Note size of rock to bicyclists!
Alpine Tunnel, elev. 11,900'
up Colorado 839 out of Pitkin (from south side of mountain)
rail bed (now 839) approaching from south side
just around the curve (where the vertical wall is visable above the talis), the trail becomes a pure ledge,
with about a 400' near vertical drop off.. no stopping for pictures there!
remains of railway bed approaching tunnel from south side
top of tunnel entrance barely visible after rockslides
Hancock Road 295 past St. Elmo from north side, heading toward Alpine Tunnel trail
Ouray overlooking 550 heading south (and up!)
and up...along the Uncompahgre River Gorge
South of Ironton in the vicinity of Red Mountain, Colorado