47-Fires & Coyotes

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

Diane and I are doing very well.  New Years Day, with two friends, we hiked to a remote lake high in nearby Rocky Mountain National Park.  It’s a winter wonderland.  Diane has good fitness again and climbed the steep snow and ice covered trails that cling to naked rocky mountainsides buffeted by powerful winds drifting […]

28-Hiking Mount Elbert, Leadville Whores, A Family Gold Mine, Montrose, Arts Shows, Moab Mountain Biking

Monday, October 6th, 2003

October 6, 2003 We took a trip to Leadville in early August to hike up Mt. Elbert. This is Colorado’s highest mountain at 14,466 ft. We had made reservations at the Ores and Mine B&B. This B&B is run by a couple of friendly hospitable folks and when Donna knew we were hiking up Elbert, […]

22-Dust Storm, Moab Plans, Concert, Scott moves to Grand Canyon

Thursday, March 14th, 2002

March 14, 2002 I believe my last Colorado Tale was before Christmas. December was quite a busy month. We hosted 4 parties within a two week period. I kept reminding myself that it is all within two weeks and you can do it. Well they went well and although being tired, it was wonderful to […]