June Lake and Yosemite
Posted on June 29, 2015
After my hike I headed toward the June Lake loop. My Grandpa use to come up here every year for vacation. I camped one night on June Lake which was mix nice and sad. Still hard to imagine he's gone. After my stay on the June Lake loop I made my w...
Devils Postpile National Monument
Posted on June 22, 2015
As the morning sun hit the mountain peaks I crawled out of the tent and packed up. I spent a little while watching the sunlight slowly work its way down to the base of the mountain. Then I hit the highway again on my way to Bishop for breakfast. ...
BCV: Rocky Mountain National Park
Posted on October 9, 2014
I stifled a moan when Jim suggested going to Rocky Mountain National Park. My immediate response was how many tree-covered mountains must we see? Were Denali, Glacier, and Yellowstone not representative enough? I love nature and enjoyed visiting the ...
BCV: The Honeymoon is Over
Posted on September 25, 2014
I believe a marriage can have multiple honeymoon phases, regardless of the length of the marriage. The actuality of this long, anticipated trip served to reignite those “just married” emotions for us. However, after three months on the road, I bel...
BCV: Yellowstone – The Devil’s Playground?
Posted on September 23, 2014
What else could explain noxious sulfur fumes escaping from the ground, boiling water above and below the surface you’re walking on, boiling water shooting into the air and boiling mud? Yes…Boiling Mud! Not bubbling, boiling. I kept telling Pamala ...