"It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to." Bilbo Baggins

Category: Fall Colors

Running in Kansas City

With our move this past winter, our summer “excursion” and the routines of life, it has been too long since we were out to see our sons and daughter-in-laws at their places.  So, we planned a hop-scotch trip to see them this fall.  Of course we need to arrive after the humidity and before the

Breck: Second Half

As I sit here in the warm comfort of my home, I realized we had not closed out our visit to Breckenridge.  During our last few days there, the weather was starting to turn “wintery” and we had to make a hasty exit to avoid the incoming 10 inches of snow and sub-freezing temperatures that

The Road to Breck

The weekend started with a cool sunny day in Estes park, but the forecast called for rain late morning and on through the day and it was move day for us.  Our adventures in Estes Park had run out and it was time to pack-up, unhook and take to the road before the rain started.

Rocky Mountain N.P.: Part 2

After two full and fun days of exploring the wonders of RMNP, we thought it might be time to take a pause and see what all the community of Estes Park has to offer.  Like any other town located just outside the gates of a national park, Estes Park is a tourist town.  There are