• Camping

    Boyd Lake State Park

    by  • October 30, 2017 • Camping, Motor Home • 0 Comments

    I’ve spent a few days at the campground at Boyd Lake State Park this year, and it’s one of my new favorites.  It’s about an hour from my house on easy roads and highways, with views of a big lake and the mountains to the west. October 7th, 2017 My friends Miriam and Karen...

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    Upgraded Glamping

    by  • October 2, 2017 • Camping, Motor Home • 0 Comments

    I camped for the first time in a tent in 2013 — admittedly, everyone was calling it the Taj Mahal and the title was pretty accurate.  It had carpeting, a tall mattress, and a ceiling fan, with lots of square footage.  It only took two years for me to realize that wasn’t enough. I...

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    by  • August 23, 2015 • Camping, Colorado, Trails • 0 Comments

    My life is pretty consumed with camping lately.  I bought a new pop-up travel trailer, and I seem to spend every waking minute getting it ready.  It’s just so impossibly cute. I’ve taken it camping once, and I slept perched at the edge of a big valley on the Flat Tops of Colorado.  The...

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    Hole in the Rock

    by  • May 27, 2013 • Camping, Jeeps, Offroading, Trails, Utah • 4 Comments

    I’m home from my first real camping trip and I think it was a success.  Our plans got messed up a bit when Glenwood Canyon was closed after a fatal accident, but we worked around it.  We had lunch and took the long way around the canyon with a parade of other vehicles, but...

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