Day Trip: Rocky Mountain National Park and Grand Lake

Another day Elisabeth was here, we went up to the Rocky Mountains. We picked Gene up on the way and drove to the mountains via the Idaho Springs/Winter Park/Grand Lake side. Although construction is starting on I-70, when we went, both it and traffic were almost non-existent. The sky was cloudy when we drove up…

What I like Wednesday: Trip to Grand Lake, CO

Last week I spent my time in Grand Lake, Colorado, like last year. My parents, Gene, Kaitlin, Kevin, and Lydia, were all there as well. I did A LOT of hiking. I hiked every day but one, I believe (although some of the hikes were only an hour or two I still count them). We…