20 04, 2015

Grand Junction Continued

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I left the mesa and went back to Grand Junction on Saturday.  I had planned to stay until Friday so I went ahead and booked something inexpensive for a couple of nights.  I could explore one of the possible lodges for the future trip later in the week.

I was intrigued […]

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17 04, 2015

Time out- Dumping snow

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The first picture is this morning on my deck and the second picture is last week in Grand Junction at the Colorado National Monument.  A wee bit of contrast.

We knew the weather […]

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16 04, 2015

The Mesa, the tablet and the palomino

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Penny and Michele left on Friday morning.  It was half and half for me.  Lonely and glad to be alone.  Understand?  Anyway, I had another night booked in my little cabin so I tried to relax and enjoy the day.  The […]

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15 04, 2015

Grand Junction- the future?

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Where to begin…

I left on Tuesday of last week with a friend and headed for Grand Junction.  Why GJ?  Normally I travel to Europe in the spring with David.  This year there were several complications.  One being Beau and two being the WTW bookings.  I decided to stay home, take […]

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3 04, 2015

Winter is Back (at least for today)

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Winter returned late yesterday.  They had predicted a few inches, but that’s not what happened.

After several sunny springy days, Thursday was overcast.  It started sleeting in the early afternoon eventually changing to a sloppy wet snow that wasn’t sticking.  I took Beau for a walk in my big coat as […]

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21 03, 2015

Happy new Trails

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I can’t remember the last time David and I had a Saturday off together.  We didn’t know how to act.  I mean, someone is always having to work or guide or go do something.  But not today and what a […]

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18 03, 2015

Spring has sprung- moving forward

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The big 4-day sale was last week and once it was finished I felt like the winter season was coming to an end and spring was here- snow or no snow.  Store continued to be busy this week as we dribble the sale forward.  We always do this.  We put […]

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4 03, 2015

Best Snowshoeing!!

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I remember back at Christmas I went to a party with lots of folks from Allenspark.  Allensparkians are always colorful characters and I enjoyed the evening very much. But to my dismay I heard so many people talk of “going south” for the winter.   I understood the need for […]

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25 02, 2015

More Snow!!

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The picture is Beau yesterday on the Peaceful Valley Loop.  He was a little nervous crossing the “closed” bridge with all the holes and deep snow, but he overcame his fears and was a happy boy.   Remember- a tired aussie is a good aussie.

After two beautiful days and a […]

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16 02, 2015

SNOW!!

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We knew it was coming and it came right on time.  Saw the flakes start at church and by the time we left there was almost 2 inches.  Beau was a happy boy when I got home so we walked the neighborhood and stopped to play with one of his […]

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