Colorado

/Colorado

Hip Hip Ouray!

2017-05-10T18:53:20+00:00 April 17th, 2017|Colorado|

We hiked both Mesa Verde and Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Parks, as well as the Perimeter Trail in Ouray.  The clothing optional hot springs are just a mental picture, thank you.   [...]

Denver and Crop Circles

2017-09-14T09:48:48+00:00 December 1st, 2014|Colorado|

Crossing over Kearney, Nebraska on our way fromIllinois to Colorado.  We see such weird beauty from the air.The Rocky Mountains with a new coat of snow!Our Denver family enjoying the sunshine!Ben sporting a new sleeve [...]

Pagosa Hot Springs, Colorado

2017-09-14T09:49:03+00:00 October 2nd, 2013|Colorado|

Soaking the bones in Pagosa Hot Springs, about4 hours SW of Denver.  Natural geothermal springshave been mixed with cooler water to providea delightful sulphur soak overlooking the San Juan River.There are 23 pools!  They take [...]

Guy trip to Boulder

2017-09-14T09:49:21+00:00 June 21st, 2011|Colorado|

The view from 1000 ft. up - this was pitch 3 of a 5 pitch climb. Multi-pitch climbing is ascending with stops to pull up lineand reset for the next climb.So the more caribiners you strap [...]

Colorado Guy Trip

2017-09-14T09:49:25+00:00 November 23rd, 2010|Colorado|

Mike hiked along with nephews JR and Tim in the hoodoos of Bryce Canyon National Park in UT.  The hoodoo rock formations can be as large as a 10 story building - formed by rain [...]

Ouray, Colorado

2017-09-14T09:49:25+00:00 November 5th, 2010|Colorado|

The discovery of lodes of silver, gold, lead, zinc and copper formed the economic backbone of Ouray for 125 years.   The jeep roads that we love to explore started as transportation trails to the [...]

Jeeping in Crested Butte

2017-09-14T09:49:36+00:00 September 21st, 2009|Colorado|

We did some wild jeeping on our way up to Pearl Pass (elevation 12,705 ft.) including getting stuck on a slick roadway in the rain. We had to move rocks to reshape the road so [...]