Leadville Camping with the Sandovals

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Brandon was hoping to get some more high altitude running in this summer before his big race. So I thought it would be a fun idea to invite our friends the Sandovals up to Leadville for a weekend camping trip to Silver Dollar. They had never been camping as a family before so we thought we’d show them how its … Read More

Camp Hummingbird

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We returned to Camp Hummingbird this weekend. Reagan instantly ran for the kid’s cabin and figured out how to make a slide out of the window! Reagan had the privilege of taking CoCo home from school this week. This is a bear that takes turns going home for a weekend with each kid. The kids build a journal of what … Read More

Spring Break, Colorado-Style

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Kim and I blew the Spring Break budget this year on the Costa Rica trip. Plus we are headed to Indiana this month for a week for our nephew’s wedding. Hence, Spring Break 2009 was to be played out close to home. However, we figured with all the warm spring weather we could do some cabin camping to get away … Read More

Camp Dick 2008

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Reagan decided she was old enough to take a ride. Faster! That’s all she said the whole time. CJ & family joined us for a hike up to one of our favorite river hangouts. The kids ran around in the freezing cold water to cool down. And Reagan ended up being a good tent sleeper this year. Right before we … Read More

Silver Dollar

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We went camping all weekend at Silver Dollar. Reagan is a good camper but not a good sleeper. On night one, Mom claims Reagan never slept for more than 10 minutes in a stretch. This kept everyone including our neighbors up for most of the night. Finally Mom had it and took Reagan into the truck to sleep — well, … Read More