Highlights and favorite photos.
What to do with melted chocolate, take 4.
The quintessential southwestern cactus.
Loren and I moments after she agreed to marry me.
The overcast and 60 degree weather was blissful after leaving the 105º heat in Arizona.
Mt. Rainer and Mt. St. Helen's (in the background) from the airplane window. Such a pretty day!
Getting down at Emily's wedding.
Family puzzle making!
Loren hops a ride across the stream. The Vibram 5-fingers were useful for some unexpected situations.
Another desert scene. Interstate 10 in the background.
Cuddly (not!) cholla cactus.
The end of a wonderful adventure with Teresa and Dane!
What happens when you cross from the opposite side, see this sign, and there was no equivalent sign on the other side?
Hiking up the Marshall Gulch Trail in the Catalinas.
Loren hikes with Finger Rock in the background.
Dogs at the ready!
West Fork Oak Creek near Sedona.
The last quarter mile before the top of Wasson Peak is definitely the coolest.
The mad hiking trio: Pascal, Aaron, and Mana.
The smallest frog I've ever seen. It must not be bigger than 100 or 200 grains of sand. It's also so well camouflaged that I can't believe Loren spotted it.
Lance atop Mt. Lemmon.
The view from Grand View trailhead.
Onesies: A place for lonely pictures