On the Road to Denver Colorado via Amarillo Texas



IMG_2050 (2) Ice forming on the wipers…… IMG_2053 IMG_2052 Bobby  laughing as he Chaps away at the ice, Darned Windshield washer froze Florida Hertz only uses water much to our Chagrin. IMG_2054     IMG_2055 On the way up to Amarillo……. Arrival at the Hotel and Sasha shows us how it’s done>>>>> IMG_2059 (2) IMG_2057 (2) IMG_2056 (2)

We head out of Amarillo…..Pass through New Mexico onto Colorado

 Bob Signing Guest Book into New Mexico THERE WAS  SNOW””””””””””” and he was the First Scot the staff could remember signing the Book.IMG_2077


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Consoling Sasha as she could not sign the Book.

Bears in New Mexico can Skateboard

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I will bet the first Car in New Mexico did not have a road like this….

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Because of the Snow we decided to go to Trinidad…unfortunately the GPS led us to Trinidad Colorado  ha ha ha ha ha

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No Rum but lots of Snow

The Rockies start to appear through the white outs.

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Bob has really turned out to be a GREAT Chauffeur He drove through whiteouts and sunshine..  A series of brief views from the Navigators Seat: Tumbleweeds Low Clouds and Blowing SNOW what a day





We hope these new fangled Home Movies were not to boring, this trip certainly isn’t…..In Fact Bob decided  that as we listen to the great music of the 50s on Sirius radio we should become mates with Roger Miller and be the updated>>>>>>

 Hard at er ! ! ! ! !


The 2013  “KINGS of the ROAD > > > > >

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In Denver we stayed with a Cruise Mate of Bobs. Michelle Thanks for the great supper and  spare beds.

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I hope that the modern version of Home Movies is not too boring for you ? ? ? A here is a  wee bit of Back tracking. Brad father of Koan and Lily, Partner of Stephanie told me how to up load these videos. So these are from our Day at the Rodeo in Corsicana…….YAHOOOooooo.  Yippppeeeeee    AAAIIIIIiiiiii ohh Kiaaaaa










Tomorrow we are off to Palm Springs and warmer Climes to meet up with Limey and Irene Bob and Limey first met in 1963 in Peterhead but have not seen one another since 1965.


Author: Robby

Entered this world 69 years ago today. I am now entering my 7th Decade. Starting with a trip back to the middle East with a boyhood friend from Peterhead Scotland. Bobby Bruce I have 2 hard working Children and 7 grand children. I am proud of all of them, and their life partners.

One thought on “On the Road to Denver Colorado via Amarillo Texas”

  1. buy washer fluid & Hertz should reimburse you at the other end if you hand in the receipt. Enjoy the rest of your trip.

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