My Year of Travel 2017

My Year of Travel 2017

2017 was my most traveled year to date. I traveled to nine US states and also went overseas for the very first time, to India, no less, My air travel covered more than 25,700 miles. It just so happens that the circumference of the earth is 24,901 miles. The trip to...
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe was the trip to close out the year of travel 2017. This trip we decided to drive from Denver because the trip is a little over 5 hours and it is a wonderful drive. We went I-25 south through Colorado Springs, through Pueblo and over the Raton Pass (7,834ft)...
Huntington Beach California-2017

Huntington Beach California-2017

California. This was a family trip to Disneyland but on the night we arrived we went to Huntington Beach. The beach was great with lots of surfers in the ocean. We had a small bite to eat out on the...
Gem Lake Hike 2017

Gem Lake Hike 2017

Gem Lake Gem Lake is a great hike in the eastern part of Rocky Mountain National Park. And a great way to end the hiking season for 2017. This wasn’t the first time I had hiked to Gem Lake. The first time I hiked to Gem Lake was July 13, 1998, a little over 19...