Photo of the Week

Mt Craig, affectionately known as Mt Baldy, Grand Lake, CO I am uncertain as to why, but each time I look to the east deep into Rocky Mountain National Park, I cannot help but admire the pristine beauty of Mt Baldy.

Grand Lake Adventure

Grand Lake Nordic Center This past weekend, Stella and I headed back to Base Camp for our first trip of the winter. An abundance of snow blankets our home away from home. We had planned just to stay Saturday night but a spontaneous decision by Stella had us racing up to the high country Friday … Continue reading Grand Lake Adventure

Photo of the Week

Backcountry adventurer David Carlos fishing the South Platte River Look who's back, David Carlos fishing the South Platte River. You may have missed reading Dave's Backcountry Adventure. This was his first adventure into the backcountry of Rocky Mountain National Park.

Osprey Kestrel 38 Review

The need for a larger backpack presented itself Fall of 2019 when a good friend of mine and I planned an overnight backcountry trip into Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP), where we would hike to Lake Verna from the East Inlet Trailhead (twenty miles out and back). After considering my current pack needs, along with … Continue reading Osprey Kestrel 38 Review