Elk in the Beaver Meadows – Rocky Mountain National Park – Estes Park, Colorado

As you begin the descent from the Alpine Tundra, back to the lower level altitudes, lush green valleys will once…

Tundra Snowfield Hike – Rocky Mountain National Park – Grand Lake, Colorado – 06/30/2012

Alpine Tundra – Rocky Mountain National Park – Grand Lake, Colorado – 06/30/2012

Wow! 11,796 feet above sea level! It’s a whole different world in these higher elevations! Gone are the tall trees,…

Entering Rocky Mountain National Park from the West – Rocky Mountain National Park – Grand Lake, Colorado – 06/30/2012

Coming through Grand Lake, and into the Rocky Mountain National Park, your first Visitor Center is at Kawuneeche. Continuing on…

Continental Divide Trail at Berthoud Pass – Arapaho National Forest – Berthoud Pass, Colorado – 06/30/2012

It is glorious up here, at 11,300 feet of elevation! The trees, the wildlife, the rocks, the plants… The hiking…

Berthoud Pass Along the Continental Divide – Arapaho National Forest – Berthoud Pass, Colorado – 06/30/2012

Deep in the Rocky Mountains, the Continental Divide passes through, effectively separating which rivers ultimately drain to the Atlantic in…

Berthoud Falls Hike – Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests – Berthoud Falls, Colorado 06/30/2012

Hopefully you saw the post on Berthoud Falls itself! It truly is stunning! If and when you check out the…

Waterfall Scrambling at Berthoud Falls – Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests – Berthoud Falls, Colorado – 06/30/2012

Located along Highway 40, just north-ish of Empire, Colorado, and only about 8 miles off of Interstate 70, Berthoud Falls…

Random Rocky Mountain Interstate 70 Shots from Denver to Empire, Colorado – 06/30/2012

Stunning mountain vistas as far as the eye can see… Majestic snow-capped peaks… Driving through the inside of behemoth mountains…

Random Kansas Along I-70 – Colby, Kansas – 6/29/2012

Topeka Zoological Park – Topeka, Kansas – 06/29/2012

The Topeka Zoo in Gage Park is a small, but well-designed zoo that offers easily viewable animal enclosures. Topeka Zoo offers…

Gage Park – Topeka, Kansas – 06/29/2012

Some of the play structures at Gage Park in Topeka, Kansas may be a little older, but we thought they…

University of Kansas Natural History Museum – Lawrence, Kansas – 06/29/2012

The Natural History Museum, situated in a gorgeous building on the campus of the University of Kansas in Lawrence, is…

University of Kansas Campus Tour – Lawrence, Kansas – 06/29/2012

The University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas is a lovely campus, indeed! The Natural History Museum is a real gem!…

Crown Center – Kansas City, Missouri – 06/28/2012

LEGO Mini Land: Kansas City – LEGOLAND Discovery Center – Kansas City, Missouri – 06/28/2012

My favorite part of visiting the different LEGOLAND parks and LEGOLAND Discovery Centers is, by far, checking out the Mini…

LEGOLAND Kansas City – Kansas City, Missouri – 06/28/2012

SEA LIFE Aquarium – Kansas City, Missouri – 06/28/2012

University of Kansas Dino Lab in Science City – Kansas City, Missouri – 06/28/2012

Such a great experience to watch real paleontologists working on dinosaur fossils and specimens at the UK Dino Lab inside…

Science City at Union Station – Kansas City, Missouri – 06/28/2012

Union Station – Kansas City, Missouri – 06/28/2012

Good Morning, Kansas City! – Kansas City, Missouri – 06/28/2012

LEGO Mini Land: Atlanta – LEGOLAND Discovery Center – Atlanta, Georgia – 05/24/2012

Ah, yes! Another round of one of my favorite things to do! LEGO Mini Land: Atlanta! I could sit for…