Tag Archives: Rockies

Pike’s Peak, CO Panoramas

Here are a couple panoramas I made on Pike’s Peak. The first is of the cog railway, the second of the barren ground and view from Devil’s Playground. Click the panoramas to open them in a new window. You may have to then click them […]

Pike’s Peak, CO

Pike’s Peak was the most memorable location for Trey from our trip. He often refers to it as “that mountain with the snow.” He was so excited to get to play in the snow and throw snowballs. Before going up the long 19-mile stretch of […]

Great Sand Dunes National Park, CO

Great Sand Dunes is our favorite. SinceOf the National Parks we’ve visited (which is a lot, but we’ve barely scratched the surface), our first visit in 2006, we’ve returned twice to camp and explore the fascinating, ever-changing dunes. The ecology of the place is so […]

Journal: Wet Bottoms & Toxic Fumes

The Rockies are the kind of destination that make you forget every where else you’ve been and every where else you wanted to go. You could stay in the Rocky Mountain National Park for weeks and never see every lake or waterfall and never hike […]

Black & White Photos from Rockies

Big Thompson Canyon, CO

Back in 1976 there was a terrible flash flood in this canyon that the highway runs through. Tyler Ross told us we had to pass through Big Thompson Canyon on our way to the Rockies. And boy was he right!  It was incredible!