Breckenridge Days 2 & 3
The Family that Hikes together stays together
My Aunt Susan (who I got my height, mannerisms & handwriting from) and I
On the trail, my cousin Abby proves that Dallas girls can accessorize anywhere
Little Miss Fashion Plate is more like it!
We crossed some bridges on the trail, which was fun. Did you know I love bridges of all shapes and sizes?
A mile and a half later, we arrived at the big destination, Lily Pad Pond
Your truly w/ the lilies
We then found a second, bigger lake which was a fun surprise
The rest of the day was spent eating pizza and relaxing. On Day three we decided to ride the gondola to the top of Peak 8 and try the Alpine Slide.
Cousins on the Gondola
My dad and brother on the ride up
The slide was really fun! This was the view from the top
The oldest & youngest grandchild – post slide
Killian tried out the maze next. We had fun shouting at him from the observation deck
Happy Birthday to the cousins! Killian is turning 21 on the 7th and Alex is turning 18 on the 8th. Both my grandfather and my brother have August 7th birthdays, and Susan went into labor with Alex on August 6th so we were all excited at the possiblity of having 3 birthdays on August 7th. But Alex, in fashionable style, decided to hang out and not grace us with her presence until the 8th.
After the slide, I had a couple of these…
And the rest of the day was groggy and downhill from there!