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High Country Wildflowers: Mules Ears and Lupine

Late June and I was back in the high country of the San Juan Mountains in southwest Colorado for the first time this summer.

After a stellar day at Lizard Head Pass, I was off the next morning to Ridgway, Ouray, and Durango. 79 more words


Kananaskis country tour...

We had an amazing day on the camera club outing!  Many in the club had never hiked Grassi Lakes.  If you have never been…it is an amazing place to check out! 207 more words

Nature In My Backyard

5 Minutes of Heaven

Sometimes I find myself turning my camera to record something that may not have the components of the perfect picture, but is an effort to keep something to remember about a moment. 206 more words


Standley Lake | Westminster, Colorado

Standley Lake hiking trails: “The south shore area of Standley Lake Regional Park is a mountain biking and hiking mecca. More than three miles of single-track dirt trails wind through native vegetation untouched by civilization. 70 more words


Rocky Mountain Spring Water

While attempting to climb Argentine Peak in Colorado, I happened upon this stream flowing with the purest of pure natural water. It is the headwaters of South Clear Creek, which flows down into Clear Creek and through Golden. 580 more words

Rocky Mountains

afternoon storm


The garden is up and at it. Spuds have blossoms and should be ready to dig by Lisa’s birthday. We are trying to keep up with the greens and lettuce, but it’s impossible. 70 more words

Our Vacation Out West Part 1: The Rocky Mountains

I haven’t been MIA on purpose…this month has been crazy. Started a new job that has a lot more responsibility than I’m used to and just yesterday, Mike and I just got back from a beautiful, ten-day vacation. 424 more words