Summer trip of 2013

I have not been keeping up my blog like a good blogger should. We started our annual summer trip last month and I have not said anything about it until now. I’d like to dream up a plausible excuse for being remiss in my blogging, but I just can’t find one. With that confession […]


It’s been a quiet Labor Day weekend at Elk Meadow Lodge and RV Resort

This is the Labor Day weekend and Elk Meadow Lodge and RV Resort is basically full. We walked in the campground this afternoon and saw a couple of empty sites but for all practical purposes the campground is full. Their tent camping is overflowing. They are allowing folks to set up tents in the […]


Don’t mess with the wildlife

There I was, flat on my back with this incredible weight pressing my shoulders into the dirt. When I opened my eyes, all I could see was massive long teeth and feel the hot breath coming from the mouth of a large brown Grizzly bear. How did I get here? I remember going to […]