Just Some Moose Today

Today I thought I'd post the videos I took of the two bull moose I saw last week in the Savage Run Wilderness. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=39M8cReUk1U If you're curious, the Savage Run Wilderness is in the Medicine Bow National Forest between Laramie, WY and Saratoga, WY.  You can find out more about the savage run wilderness on our Savage Run Wilderness Page.  Of if you're just into pictures check out what we have on flickr.

Lake Marie Waterfall

The Lake Marie Waterfall is super easy to get too.  It's right off Wyoming Highway 130 and you don't even have to get off the pavement if you don't want to. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QV97xxxmEgw Lake Marie is named after Mary Bellamy who was in the first graduating class of Laramie High School.  Among many accomplishments in her life, she was the first woman elected to the Wyoming State Legislature in 1910. [caption id="attachment_1953" align="alignleft" width="300"] Lake Marie from the Medicine Bow Peak Trail[/caption] The lake is very popular for fishing, climbing Medicine Bow Peak, or relaxing in the beauty of the Snowy…

7 Tips for Hiking with Babies and Grandparents

It's that time of the year and we've got company!  Family has ascended upon our small town coming from exotic, warm and low altitude places in Hawaii and Texas for a mini family reunion. They've noticed that at 7200 feet our air is thin and despite the lack of oxygen we are embarking upon a grand adventure into the Snowies today. A day on the trails is typically pretty anticlimactic for us.  But, bringing a fairly large and diverse group onto the trails is not something we do very often so we've planned differently for today. We know that Grandma…