POTW: Longs Peak

The iconic Longs Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Grand Lake Winter Finale

Two weekends ago, we ventured to Grand Lake for our second trip there this winter. While there was plenty of snow, that may not be the case for much longer if the temperatures continue to remain high. The two days we were there, the temperature was about 40ish degrees with a clear blue sky. It … Continue reading Grand Lake Winter Finale

Photo of the Week ~ RMNP

The elk herd hunkering down during a recent snowstorm in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Video of the Week ~ Cub Lake

https://vimeo.com/393314325 A few weeks back Stella and I hiked to Cub Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park. While we had intended to snowshoe we found the trail to be packed down and we deemed them unnecessary for our journey. Read all about our recent adventure; Cub Lake Winter Hike.

Cub Lake Winter Hike

Two weeks ago, we had our first adventure in Estes Park. Our objective had been to snowshoe to Cub Lake on Saturday, and then the Loch Lake Trail via the Glacier Gorge Trail on Sunday inside Rocky Mountain National Park. The Cub Lake Trailhead is located a short distance from the Fern Lake Trailhead, near … Continue reading Cub Lake Winter Hike

Photo of the Week ~ Cub Lake

Cub Lake ~ Rocky Mountain National Park

Marmot Point & a Solo Hike

After taking Aspen for her obligatory swim at Shadow Mountain Lake we decided to take  a drive into Rocky Mountain National Park and to the East side along Trail Ridge Road. Referred to as the "highway to the sky," the drive from Grand Lake takes you across the Continental Divided at Milner Pass at an … Continue reading Marmot Point & a Solo Hike