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Monthly Archives: May 2009

Breeding ground

I took these photos Wednsday in the late morning as I was preparing to head on out to drive to Telluride with an associate.  I’m going to post a series of images from a thunderstorm that we watched last weekend at the end of our hike and saw a new storm starting to form right […]

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Best Flowers of the Weekend

My good friend came out from Michigan and in spite of having to dodge rain from time to time, we got in a whole lotta hiking. Because I had to work on Friday he was able to pick up 3 or 4 more miles than me and I clocked in with 21 miles. We did […]

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Best of today’s climb – Wildflowers

Fabulous day, clear sky, mild temps, hiking without having to carry tons of extra clothes, just in case… And the pink from two weeks ago, today has turned white. While along the deep forested trail sunlight singles out the wildflowers against the dark backdrop of the woods. I was hiking with the guy who I […]

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Mountain Wind 5/16/09

I thought about hiking up to the top of the Sandias this weekend but a quick check of the weather put an end to that thinking, primarily because of the forecast for high winds. Where we live, at the edge of a canyon, that usually means that the winds will really be high, and if […]

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Mother’s day…

started with the top down and headed out to one of the Mrs’s favorite hiking spots. First we did breakfast then a couple mile hike to a “warm pool” where we hung out for about an hour and a half. After the hike back out we decided to head on around the big loop in […]

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Best of today’s climb of the Sandias

I met a guy on the trail last week and we talked for a few minutes and walked together for a while. However I got distracted sooner or later by taking photos and the like and didn’t see him for the rest of the hike. When I got to the summit, there he was, about […]

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