Category Archives: On the Road

O Christmas Tree

Madison is the capital of Wisconsin, so we are blessed to have a beautiful capitol building in our city. It features the only capitol dome in the United States made entirely of granite, and it’s the only state capitol built … Continue reading

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The Trail Ends Here

Tonight is our first Freeze Watch and there are snow flurries in the forecast for tomorrow evening. I have a lot of red peppers to harvest today before the chilly temperatures turn them all to mush! I’ve already seen snow … Continue reading

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Hold on to Your Hat!

Toward the end of our trip we had plans to stay in Aspen and Breckenridge, but the weather didn’t cooperate. A big storm system was moving in with very windy conditions and snow in the higher elevations. We thought it … Continue reading

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Don’t Mess With the Bull…

Our introduction to Rocky Mountain National Park looked like this: We weren’t even in the park 2 minutes when we came upon a bull elk with his harem.  There was only one other vehicle in the vicinity at the time–a … Continue reading

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Words Can’t Describe It

It’s impossible to describe autumn in Colorado because you simply run out of superlatives. Everywhere you look there’s breathtaking beauty. The best part is you can see much of it without ever leaving your vehicle. These scenes were shot from … Continue reading

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On the Road: Alpine Loop Scenic Byway, Colorado

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On the Road: San Juan Skyway, Colorado Part 2

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On the Road: San Juan Skyway, Colorado

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On the Road: Ouray, Colorado

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On the Road: Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, CO

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