Getting to spend a day in a classroom full of elementary aged kids can be rather fun. Getting to spend the day on a field trip is even more fun. Getting to do it in the mountains, much fun. I chaperoned a group of four boys on a trip to he Great Sand Dunes National … More Field Trip to the Sand Dunes
I found a good bargain at a garage sale last weekend. A full neck mount Pronghorn antelope. He might be almost 50 years old. My first mount. Too bad I can’t describe how well he tasted.
It quite interesting to see the varied cloud patterns up here. When temps drop and the pressure changes, certain clouds stretch along the length of the mountains. These clouds usually hang at the middle level. Last evening rain moved through and after everything cooled, small but long clouds formed at low level. From the right … More Mountains affect cloud patters.
BONL Emerald Hydration Bladder 3 L, Military Quality Water Reservoir (Blue + Cleaning Kit) Living in the mountains allows me the choice to do a lot of hiking about many slopes and gulches for my leisure time. On those slopes in the dry environments common to the Arkansas River Headwaters Recreation Area I find my … More Hydration Pack Review
Spring in the high mountains is certainly not like spring in Ft Worth. The snow came back and the cold never left. Six inches of thick wet snow stuck around for half a day. Normally it would be several days until the snow cleared enough for good antler hiking. This week was a big break … More Spring break came and went, but didn’t break.