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

Cabin Fever

Cabin fever: the unfortunate side effect of the enduring pandemic. Dictionaries describe cabin fever as ‘extreme irritability and restlessness from living in isolation or a confined indoor area for a prolonged period of time.' To combat this, Stella and I take a quick walk in the morning before work, and then a longer walk in … Continue reading Cabin Fever

Photo of the Week ~ The Cirque

Above the Fall River Cirque, Rocky Mountain National Park

Marmot Trestles Elite Eco 20 Sleeping Bag Review

It had all started with an overnight kayaking adventure on Lake Granby (September 2019), where the need had arisen to purchase camping gear. For a sleeping bag, I wanted a lightweight and packable bag, with the ability to perform in the twenty-degree range. After visiting our local REI and slipping into a variety of sleeping … Continue reading Marmot Trestles Elite Eco 20 Sleeping Bag Review