POTW: Life in the Kawuneeche Valley

Life in the Kawuneeche Valley, Rocky Mountain National Park, hope springs eternal. As cow and her calf forage about in the meadow in the spring of 2020.

POTW: Fall in Rocky Mountain National Park

A bull moose courting a cow... Though not technically quite fall yet in Rocky Mountain National Park that doesn't mean that love isn't in the air. We were driving in the RMNP last weekend and came upon a bull moose courting a cow, the peak of the moose rut is usually late September to early … Continue reading POTW: Fall in Rocky Mountain National Park

POTW ~ The Moose are on the Loose

Bull Moose, Rocky Mountain National Park Saturday evening, June 20th, I drove into Rocky Mountain Nation Park with the intent of photographing elk. However, I knew that moose had been gathering near the road leading back to Bowen Gulch and the Colorado River, tonight was no different. If memory serves me correctly there were two … Continue reading POTW ~ The Moose are on the Loose

An Odd Start…

Our return to Base Camp @ Grand Lake has been off to an odd start for the 2020 season. First, Elk Creek Campground opened a week later than usual due to COVID. Second, the campground feels a little bit like a ghost town due to COVID restrictions, which fortunately continue to lighten with each passing … Continue reading An Odd Start…

Photo of the Week – Nature

A cow moose with her calf near Base Camp @ Grand Lake. Photo of the Week - Nature. One never knows what one will see when one walks about nature. Stella and I never take for granted our interactions outdoors.

A Moose Sighting…

A moose sighting... each year as the spring unfolds moose wander through Base Camp @ Grand Lake. We have been fortunate to witness these majestic creatures whether out and about on a hike or in the case of the video below, sometimes right out our back door. https://vimeo.com/361944364 So, please enjoy our sightings thus far … Continue reading A Moose Sighting…

Photo of the Week – Shadow Mountain Lake

A moose sighting on Shadow Mountain Lake... One year ago we happened upon a moose while kayaking Shadow Mountain Lake. She was crossing from one of the islands dotting the southern end of lake back to shore. One never knows what surprises you'll find in nature...