Day Tripper

However, the rest of America doesn’t look this way, and that’s what makes this road so special. Unassuming and alarmingly close to the metro area (the best place to pick up Highway 67 is in Sedalia, 20 minutes from Aurora) the road between two dramatically different Colorado towns is among the most diverse and picturesque.

›› Just like the storybook Little Engine That Could, so goes the Georgetown Loop Railroad chug-chug-chugging up the steep mountainside between the historic mining towns of Georgetown and Silver Plume. The aspen tree leaves quake as the train blows its cheery whistle, cutting the crisp mountain air during a sunny ride on the train…and it’s […]