Tag: hiking

Tour de Rockies

After our two week trip in the Canadian Rockies, we opted to take the scenic route back to Colorado.  This was a much better choice then 24+ hours of driving!  We explored Montana’s Bitterroot Valley, Idaho’s Sawtooths, and our beloved Crested Butte in Colorado.  After this trip, we would return to our Colorado home and pack for our impending bittersweet… Read more →

Bow Lake Sunset

Canadian Rockies

Canadian Rockies – Jasper & Banff We took July off to prepare for our move up to Bozeman. During this time, we set off on an adventure North – starting with Jasper National Park, followed by Banff National Park, and then a slow drive through National Forests in Montana, Idaho and Colorado. Chris’ parents and his sister, Kim, and her… Read more →

Goblin Valley and Escalante

Goblin Valley and Escalante  After our trip here in 2014, we were excited to plan an eventual trip back to Southern Utah.  With many areas of the desert being very crowded and developed (Bryce, Zion, Page, etc), Escalante is a relatively uncrowded refreshing tiny town offering a plethora of outstanding adventure hiking. Read more →

ice lake basin, colorado, silverton

Ice Lake Basin

Ice Lake Basin We took a much-needed break from the heat of summer and strains of work to backpack in the Ice Lake Basin outside of Silverton, CO. We spent 3 nights exploring this beautiful region of Colorado. Chris’ mom, Tesa, joined us for this adventure! Read more →

Escalante Utah – Canyon Country

We took our first big trip since returning from Patagonia to the Utah desert. To say Jethro was excited to rejoin our travels is an understatement!  We visited Capitol Reef National Park and then explored the area surrounding Escalante Utah. Read more →