Good place to park for a 34 in Denver or Vail?

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  1. truckthatpassesyouby

    truckthatpassesyouby Road Train Member

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    Actually, you can park in vail. I've done it in the past. There's a rest area there. Google it.
     
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  2. x1Heavy

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    That's a wonderful news.

    Ive been away too long.
     
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  3. truckthatpassesyouby

    truckthatpassesyouby Road Train Member

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    Yeah, you just gotta be mindful of the area.
     
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  4. pmdriver

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    That rest area is on top of that pass, they do have a separate truck parking on both sides of the road, it will be cool and if you brought plenty of supplies you can do some hiking up there.
     
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  5. JonJon78

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    The hotel across the street from the TA also has a bar, so if your into drinking on your 34 you've got options lol. I know that TA is packed a lot so I would probably make sure to reserve a spot. I'm sure with the Pilot in Denver being demolished it's even more packed now. I haven't been that way in a couple years.
     
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  6. x1Heavy

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    Is that little truckstop by the oil tank downtown still there?
     
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  8. JonJon78

    JonJon78 Road Train Member

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    You got me on that one. I don't run the Denver area often. Normally if I do end up in that area I stop at Johnsons Corner on I-25 between denver and ft Collins.
     
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  9. x1Heavy

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    How is Johnsons doing up there? Are they still cooking the food?
     
  10. RoadRooster

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    Still there, great food. Standard bar food and Viet Namese, both are good.

    Don't go to the T/A in Denver.

    NOT IN DENVER!!!

    It's in wheat ridge, 5 or 6 miles above Denver on 70
     
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