Elk Camp ~ Part Two

After making the 2 day journey by truck to Colorado, the real work begins after we arrive.  Packing in is a huge process that requires the same amount of care and consideration no matter if you are going 2 miles or 20 miles.  The packs must all be weighed and even, they must be secure…

Elk Camp 2014 – Part One

Elk Camp was very unique this year.  Every year is special in its own way but this was one for the books, I think there may be a poorly rated, low-budget Lifetime movie in the works someday soon but until then I’ll just give you the pleasant high-lights and leave the rest for your imagination. …

Wicked Walk 10/23/2014

Wednesday October 23rd was spent in the South San Juan Wilderness in southern Colorado.  Between the morning and evening elk hunt I managed to squeeze in time for a quick jaunt about the countryside. Here is what I saw. It was really quite challenging to ‘walk’ in a new place, my eyes had to be…

Wapiti

Every year, during the latter part of October, my family makes the 17 hour journey to the state of Colorado in hot pursuit of the wapiti.  Not only do we take ourselves, we take a friend or two plus 6 horses, 2 canvas wall tents, 2 wood burning stoves, as many coolers are we can…

I got nothing

As you all know my laptop died an untimely death and now I am on an older, larger laptop and we are not yet friends.  After a few days of quality time I expect us to be quite close.  But until then I may be a bit out of touch, please accept my apologies.  However…