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Shooting rampage leaves 2 California deputies dead, two wounded

(CNN) – Two veteran California sheriff’s deputies were killed in a shooting rampage in two counties that began Friday morning when one deputy was shot in the forehead while confronting a suspicious vehicle, authorities said. 400 more words


Leslie Gulch

We got to take a drive through Leslie Gulch in Oregon.  These rocks were there and in the surrounding canyons.  I didn’t know that anything like this was in my area!  14 more words


Grove of the Patriarchs


One of the neatest areas at Mount Rainier doesn’t even have views of “The Mountain”. On the southeast edge of the park, just beyond the Stevens Canyon entrance on Hwy 123 lies the Grove of the Patriarchs. 306 more words

on the rocks

Visrivier (Fish River) Canyon / Michael being Michael / bit of desert landscape / I don’t know about the zebras. It was Christmas Eve walking along and through the canyons – brilliant sun all around and I just wanted to run into the light. 19 more words


Day 69-76: The Salta Diaries

October 4th-11th.

This week, to congratulate ourselves for all our hard work revising for exams, a friend and I played hookie (if that is how you spell it?) and took a trip off to northwest Argentina, to the regions of Salta-Jujuy, close to the Bolivian border and nestled deep within the Andes. 1,022 more words

Buenos Aires

Colorado See's Red

The wall of the Colorado’s rocky mountain canyons painted red with these beautiful underbrush,  a fantastic addition to the golden autumn aspen trees.   This is a view in Left Hand Canyon in Boulder County, Colorado. 187 more words


Vail is not the Enemy: It is the Problem

Outside Magazine recently published an article on its website by Derek Taylor entitled, “Vail is Not the Enemy.” Mr. Taylor’s findings are absolutely correct. Vail is not the enemy for the Ski Industry…It is the Problem. 895 more words