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 […]


Stop the construction….

…the birds are on the nest! Some weeks ago my wife decided that I needed to continue on the updating of our deck area. Most of the 2×6 boards on the trellis afair were very weathered and needed to be replaced. After replacing those boards, she wanted me to put a lattice work over […]


A hike to Emerald Lake

We have been coming to Estes Park for the last five years and stay at Elk Meadows Lodge and RV Park while here. The RV park is about 2 miles from the south entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park. This makes it very convenient for the many trips that we make into the park while […]