Exploring Nature

Experiences and Observations



A Taste of the Tahoe Rim Trail

We turned onto a narrow, unmarked dirt road, more like an access road that a public way.  It was right where the trooper said it would be.  We rolled and rumbled past some tent campers just beginning to stir as... Continue Reading →

Spring Snow in the Mountains

I thought we were headed out for an easy, spring, creekside hike in the mountains to a historic site of interest.  In my head, I had pictured a stroll in the woods along a babbling brook. I was very excited!... Continue Reading →

A Bull Elk Interrupts our Ride

It was a beautiful fall morning for a horseback ride in the Rocky Mountains.  Rob and I had mounted our horses and were ready to go with the guide when a tardy party of four arrived.  A few turkeys milled... Continue Reading →

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