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Leave the bike at home?

When I sat down and set out to write this recap of our camping trip on the Salmon River last week, I wanted to write about the importance of family, loved ones, and sacrificing in order to spend time with them. 143 more words


River meets the ocean...

“The coast is an edgy place. Living on the coast presents certain stark realities and a wild, rare beauty. Continent confronts ocean. Weather intensifies. It’s a place of tide and tantrum; of flirtations among fresh- and saltwaters, forests and shores….”   Carl Safina, The View From Lazy Point


A Western Toad on the Wind River

I came across this Western Toad on the Wind River of Idaho, enjoying a moment in the Sun. 7 more words


My Happy Place: The Sawtooth Mountains, Part 1

I fell in love with the Sawtooth Mountains. Despite some automotive issues that caused our visit to be a bit shorter than anticipated, we made the most of our few days and hiked one of the best trails I’ve ever been on – the first section of the jaw-droppingly beautiful Alice-Toxaway Lakes Loop. 164 more words


Bald Eagle on the Salmon River, Idaho U.S.A.

A Bald eagle greets me on my way into the Gospel Hump Wilderness of Idaho.

The precise straight line of this Bald eagles wings in flight caught my attention. 27 more words


Middle fork of the Salmon: Magical

Bucket List trip: Rafting the Middle Fork of the Salmon for 6 days. We luck out with only 6 other guests and essentially a semi private trip. 2,103 more words

The River of No Return

Since I’ve become a full blown river rat, I’ve heard of this beautiful place that you have to see. A place where you will find a connection with nature that’s indescribable. 696 more words