Skytop Basin

The summer of 2018 was a whirlwind of travel.  From the end of June to the end of September, work would have me going from Ohio to Seattle to New Orleans to Georgia and to Philadelphia, while personal travel would see me driving to Montana and flying…

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Buffalo Peaks

On June 2, 2017, I went to Denver for a work trip.  Since I really miss Colorado, I decided to take some vacation time and backpack in the Buffalo Peaks Wilderness.  It had been a long time since I had last hiked in that wilderness, and that…

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Flat Top Mountains

For the second half of my three week trip out West in August 2016, I went to the Flat Tops of northern Colorado.  I love this mountain range because the flat-topped mountains are unique and the area is just really pretty.  The weather was bad for the…

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Rockies 2016

In August 2016, I had an ambitious plan to spend three weeks in the Rockies.  For the first part of the trip, Tracy and I drove from Alabama to the Beartooth Mountains outside of Cooke City, MT.  This was where we planned to spend the first week…

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Colorado Road Trip

At the end of September 2014, I had to go back to Utah for work.  I thought I would be there for a couple of weeks, but plans changed after a few days, so Tracy bought a plane ticket and came out there to enjoy the fall…

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Yellowstone

The weekend of January 18, 2014, we headed back to Yellowstone to see the Lamar Valley one last time before we moved back east and to snowmobile on the Beartooth Highway.  We saw moose, elk, bald eagles, bison, wolves, and bighorn sheep in and around Yellowstone…winter in…

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