Another trip up Flattop Mountain

Last year while in Estes Park, Colorado a friend and I hiked up Flattop Mountain which is 12,324 feet above sea level. It is classified as a difficult hike but my friend was as willing as I was to attempt the hike. The trail head is at Bear Lake in the Rocky Mountain National Park […]


On our way to Estes Park, Colorado

We finally got underway for Estes Park, Colorado this morning. This is the sixth year for our journey to Estes Park. This year we will be staying in Estes Park for the entire month of August. Normally we go to a few other destinations in the west and then end up in Estes Park […]


RVs, Mountain Passes and off the beaten path roadways

At the end of this month, we will be heading back to Colorado where we will spend the month of August in Estes Park. With the thoughts of the Colorado mountains entering my mind come the thoughts of mountain highways and passes. I recently saw a reference to steep mountain highways in one of […]