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…

POTW – The Moose of the Kawuneeche Valley

We drove into Rocky Mountain Rocky Mountain National Park this past Saturday. Moose were roaming through out the Kawuneeche Valley. We were fortunate enough to be able to view three bull moose in the lower valley foraging on the abundant vegetation. We spotted two more in the upper valley. The willows are coming into full … Continue reading POTW – The Moose of the Kawuneeche Valley

Trail Ridge Road 10’ Miler

Back in January, at the start of the 2020 winter season, we completed a short two-and-a-half mile snowshoe trek up Trail Ridge Road (for a round-trip of five miles) in Rocky Mountain National Park (on the Grand Lake side). The snowplow stops plowing the road in the park at the Timber Lake/Colorado River Trailhead, so … Continue reading Trail Ridge Road 10’ Miler