Doe Creek Snowshoe

During the week, we had high aspirations of snowshoeing on both Saturday and Sunday. But, Saturday turned out being too cold for us. We had ended up driving around a few places to look at the scenery and then took Aspen on a short walk in her boots and new coat. Thankfully, Sunday had turned out to be a bit warmer. For … Continue reading Doe Creek Snowshoe

The Adventurous 2017 Year In Review

https://vimeo.com/254114310 WINTER 2017 Our winter activities really kicked into high gear when we traveled to Idaho to visit Stella's parents in Challis, Idaho over the Christmas (2016) holiday. I am certain that there are many beautiful places across this great country, but I believe that it is difficult to beat the awe of the Sawtooth mountain range. On that … Continue reading The Adventurous 2017 Year In Review

An Attempt at Grays Peak & Torreys Peak

While most of you were still fast asleep Saturday morning, I sprang awake to my alarm at 4AM. Why such an early start? The goal that day was to climb a 14'er or two, Grays Peak (14,270 feet) and Torreys Peak (14,267 feet) located just west of Georgetown in the Arapaho National Forest. In the … Continue reading An Attempt at Grays Peak & Torreys Peak

Doe Creek Hike

Little did we know that Saturday would end up really being our last full day at Base Camp. After our morning ritual beginning with our breakfast burrito and espresso paired with glazed donut holes we walked Aspen and made our way to Never Summer Mountain Products. As we head into winter Stella needs a new … Continue reading Doe Creek Hike