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Hiking the Summit for the Milky Way

I hiked up the River to River trail from the Herod Hitching Post last night to the overlook.  I don’t think this overlook has an official name so I’ll call it the Summit Overlook.  My goal was to take photos … Continue reading

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Wouldn’t it be Exciting if I Abandoned You in the Woods?

So Shauna and I decided to go hiking at Garden of the Gods today.  Really I decided to go hiking and dragged her along.  She wasn’t too excited about it, we’ve hiked here and there, and really everywhere, she wasn’t … Continue reading

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Garden of the Gods By Night

It stopped raining and the sun came out about 7 PM.  I felt as if this might be the chance I’d been waiting for.  I quickly grabbed my gear and my Shaundo and drove out towards Garden of the Gods. … Continue reading

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Backpacking through Garden of the Gods on the River to River Trail

The idea of backpacking has always intrigued me.  To carry around on ones backs all the things they need to survive for a number of days in the wilderness seems incredulous or at least really hard.  I decided to give … Continue reading

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Misty Morning Run

I ran up to an overlook near Garden of the Gods this morning.  It was very misty.  The view was awesome, the photos don’t do it justice.

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It’s all Green in the Shawnee

Oddly enough I didn’t ride much this Easter weekend.  I did spend some time in the Shawnee hiking, and it was an excellent weekend to be in the woods.  Temperatures were in the mid 60s, the trails were dry and … Continue reading

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Indian Point at Garden of the Gods Time Lapse

We headed out with a backpack of camera equipment, folding chairs, and cups of coffee to Garden of the Gods.  Due to a miscalculation on my part we arrived on the location about 1 minute after the sun set, still plenty … Continue reading

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