Jones Pass Trailhead
The spectacular natural beauty, high mountains, rushing streams, and mountain meadows are the reason most of us live in Colorado! Snowshoe, or ski Jones Pass Trail and take it all in!
Gorgeous route takes you on the crest of the Continental Divide and above tree line. It is a moderate to steep climb that takes [...]
Beautiful Wine Escape!
Kelowna is a city on Okanagan Lake in the Okanagan Valley, in the southern interior of British Columbia, Canada. Its name derives from an Okanagan language term for “grizzly bear”.
Kelowna (population 120,812) is an exciting hybrid of amazing food and wine, diverse shopping, vibrant culture, outdoor adventure, water activities and beach-based family [...]
Funky Mountain Getaway!
I just enjoyed a layover in this small western town. Full of cool shops and local artists, Missoula, possesses some indefinable spirit that keeps it from being confused with any other.
It is located along the Clark Fork and Bitterroot rivers in Western Montana and at the convergence of five mountain ranges, thus [...]
Alpine Lakes in Colorado
Indian Lakes Wilderness Area
If you’re looking for a bit of untamed wilderness bursting with brilliant views, then a trip to Lake Isabelle is for you.
To the trailhead:
From Boulder, take Colo. 119 up Boulder Canyon to Nederland. Take Colo. 72 north for 8 miles to Ward and turn left (west) on Brainard Lake [...]
Rocky Mountain National Park
The sounds of elks bugling ring through the air….the experience will astound you!
Head into Rocky Mountain National Park during the September-October mating season, called the elk rut. The huge bulls become very vocal and constantly bellow out screams of anguish and anger in their lust to find a receptive female. The [...]
Nice Little Hike
St. Mary’s Glacier is located in Idaho Springs, 9 miles above exit 238 off of I-70. The community is rich in history and the Glacier Hike is one of the top tourist destinations in Clear Creek County. Lovely morning hike before you start your day….only 40 minute drive from downtown Denver.
WEDNESDAY 30 MAY 2012
DENVER!!! why ya gotta be so pretty??
On my bike ride today I took it all in…the time of year, and the magical weather!!! I bring my camera everywhere I go!!! Wanted to share my lovely shots of my favorite city with you!
My favorite travel camera is the NIKON COOLPIX P7000. Great shots [...]
MONDAY 9 APRIL 2012
Seattle screams coffee, Bill Gates and the birth of grunge rock, but there’s more than meets the eye in Emerald City.
Seattle sits on the Pacific Rim with sweeping panorama views of Puget Sound, the San Juan Islands, the Olympic mountain range and majestic Mount Rainier. Seattle is a magnificent [...]
MONDAY 26 DECEMBER 2011
“Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” ~Seneca
Vail is a small slice of heaven high in the Rockies and at Christmas time no other place invokes such holiday spirit!
My favorite SNOWMAN!!
Vail Mountain Lodge and Spa!
My favorite place in Vail…..the quaint covered bridge that I got married [...]