Posts Tagged Colorado

Dragging Kids above the Treeline

Where: Hoosier Pass Who: The Whole Clan plus Pawpaw When: July 10, 2014 In my Boy Scout days, hiking miles through the wilderness with 50 pounds on my back was no big deal. Fast-forward 25 years and put me at 12,000 feet above sea level, and it’s a different story. We knew we’d have to […]


Relaxing at 9.600 Feet

Where: Breckenridge, CO Who: The Whole Clan plus Mimi and PawPaw When: July 7-12, 2014 I never thought I’d get chilly in July, but Summit County, Colorado, opened up new possibilities for me. Thanks to the “bonus points” we got when we bought into Hilton’s timeshare network last year, we were able to spend five […]


The Garden of the Gods

Where: Colorado Spring, CO Who: The Whole Clan plus Mimi and Pawpaw When: July 7, 2014 Pike’s Peak is pretty stunning, whether you’re first catching sight of it as you drive toward Colorado Springs from Limon, CO, or drinking it in from the balcony of the Garden of the Gods state park. We got to […]