Bottom Of The River At Black Canyon Of The Gunnison

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Underwhelmed At Mesa Verde National Park

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Climbing The Great Sand Dunes In Colorado

This was one of the most difficult physical things I've done.  Sound ridiculous, right?  I mean, I climbed a volcano, I've hiked to Delicate Arch, I've snowshoed on the side of a mountain, and I couldn't make it to the top of one of these dunes.  Well, I need to get in shape.  Great Sand…

Return to Rocky Mountain National Park

I went back to Rocky Mountain National Park!  And this time I knew what to expect.  It was the end of November, and we were on our way back to Utah, then Wyoming for the winter.  The Rockies were our last exciting stop before starting work again.  We set off from Fort Collins with mountains…

Unexpected Snow in Rocky Mountain National Park

I get how ridiculous that sounds.  We didn't expect snow in the Rockies?  Well, I guess we sort of did, but not that much.  The roads were clear, which was or main concern as Meredith isn't really made for that.  I think this is where I introduce Meredith, my Smart car.  I love her, but…

A Morning at the Garden of the Gods

There are affiliate links in here.  If you purchase anything through them I get a tiny commission at no extra cost to you.  It helps keep me on adventures and this blog running. With a two hour drive ahead of us to Colorado Springs, we didn't even get up surprisingly early.  After a coffee stop,…

An Introduction to Colorado

I recently spent six days visiting a friend in Colorado.  We were based in Greeley, but made several trips to the surrounding are as most of what I heard about Greeley was to go anywhere else.  That's how much people that lived there seemed to like it.  From what I saw, it wasn't too terrible,…