One Down

Here is the end, as promised, of the two plus weeks I’ve bombarded your feed and e-mail with elk camp pictures and stories.  After today, there will only be cute chipmunk pictures and everything shall go back to normal for awhile. Wyoming Barn.  Any of you who would like purchase this as a gift for my…

Elk Camp

A few days ago I shared the travel pictures taken en route to elk camp.  Well, we finally arrived.  My sister, Rita, her boyfriend, Jason and their dog Atlas, joined us a few days later as well as some friends from Tennessee. I’ll not bore you with the details, such as 3 days of rain, Rita getting…

Wicked Walk 10/7/2015

Having been in the wilderness for over a week, I had lost track of the days.  Realizing on my evening hunt that it was, in fact, Wednesday, I began snapping pictures from my perch. Here is what I saw. This is the view to my left, see my shadow? View to my right……. And behind…

Wicked Walk 9/30/2015

My last walk of September was, as you may recall, taken in Wyoming.  Our annual elk hunting trip hit the Cowboy State this year, thanks to careful planning and the luck of the draw.  I’ll touch more on our 2 week adventure later this week but for now I’d like to share the photos I…

Christmas is like Elk Season.

Christmas and elk season are a lot alike in my book.  Each year we know they are coming, the dates are etched on the calendar and in our minds effortlessly.  The entire year seems to revolve around October and December.  As soon as one year passes the next year immediately begins forming plans and yet…

Awards

I have this thing with technology.  You see, it doesn’t love me.  I recently was able to switch phones and received my first picture text EVER on Wednesday.  However, this lovely purple-clad electronic device knows more about life in 2014 than I do.  And the mere fact I have this blog is a wonder, I…

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…