How about 65 miles? Yes, it's about that to the nearest REAL local yarn shop. I go to Yarn in Durango. Closer are the chain craft stores, but for a real LYS it's a pilgrimage. And a very pleasant one too.
There's the drive up:
What could be better than that?
What about the store?
|The table with items to be shelved|
|And Jonni, who was posing in her Dale of Norway|
Yep! That's the color of the sky...
The damage to my diet? Eight skeins of lovely pima cotton pulled out of storage in the back room. (Who knits with cotton in November?)