Garden of the Gods
Some photos from our camping trip west of Red Feather Lakes last weekend, July 12-13.
Like most of Colorado, the high country west of us got a great deal of snow last winter and spring; it’s still quite wet up there. Upside: wonderful flowers. Downside: skeeters like you wouldn’t believe.
One of the greatest things about camping is VERY happy (and tired) dogs. A July snow bank can be a complete amusement park:
A hike up through the forest (no trail, just bushwhacking) led us to a gorgeous spot.
That’s looking south toward Rocky Mountain National Park and the Mummy Range. And this is the way life should be:
It’s all about getting in touch with your less civilized side. Getting dirty is a big part of the fun.