Tag: camping

What do you want for Valentine’s Day? ~ A plane ticket.

Happy New Year everyone. As we put away our respective holiday decorations, retailers across the country have already moved on and are now focusing on Valentine’s Day. Telling us we have to buy more stuff for our significant others, and our pets. Do we… Continue Reading “What do you want for Valentine’s Day? ~ A plane ticket.”

Winter is upon us…

Grand Junction

As winter approaches here in northwest Colorado, our camping days are numbered. We haven’t called it a season yet; not ready to store Lily-Pad yet. September and the first week of October had us enjoying the outdoors pretty much every weekend. There was fishing,… Continue Reading “Winter is upon us…”

Fly Highway, Idaho: We meet again

Crane

Between Idaho Falls, ID and West Yellowstone, MT one finds Highway 20 on the eastern part of Idaho (north/south). This 108-mile stretch is part of a 500-mile route also known as the “Fly Highway”. As you drive along, you pass through some farming communities,… Continue Reading “Fly Highway, Idaho: We meet again”

What wine goes good with camping?

wine by the camp fire

If you are like me, no camping trip is complete without the perfect wine. And by perfect, I mean the wine I like. Because, wine is a very personal choice. What is the perfect wine for one, may not be for another. I’m partial… Continue Reading “What wine goes good with camping?”

We drove, we hiked, we fished…and, drank wine!

Little Molas

What an adventure we had visiting southern Colorado this past month. I survived Red Mountain Pass; really wanted to get the sticker, but couldn’t find one. I literally held the armrest of the truck the whole time. How silly is that. Like if we… Continue Reading “We drove, we hiked, we fished…and, drank wine!”