Wings As Eagles: Adventures in Colorado!

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Adventures in Colorado!

This past week I spent several days in Colorado with Joanna. Guessing from all the laughing, talking, game playing and movie watching you could say we had a very wonderful, fun time together!

Wednesday, we went hiking at Glen Eyrie and I'm so glad I had my camera or Jena and Krissa would never believe I ACTUALLY climbed over all those rocks up to the waterfall. We even got a little wet, which actually felt good since it was a little warm. Well, let me correct that statement. I got a little wet, but Joanna was pretty much soaked! :)

It was a bit of a challenge climbing from rock to rock, trying not to fall into the water. We even saw a few certain animals along the trail that I could have rather done without such as a lizard, several snakes and lots of spider webs.

Thursday, we went to probably the greatest store in all of Denver - Denver Fabrics. I absolutely love that store! And as usual, some fabric I really did not need, but just could resist buying came home with me. Now if I can just find the time to sew it, instead of letting it sit for several months. :)

More photos are here...


Hmmm...which rocks would be the best to stay out of the water?



Now, which rock would be the best to step on???


This is a good place to sit...



...unless someone splashes you with water! :)


Finally...the waterfall!



Watching the waterfall before climbing back down the rocks...



Those rocks are most certainly not found in Kansas!

5 comments:

  1. We actually got some pictures that are really pretty good.:) They look better here than they did on the little camera screen.:)

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  2. You're incredible Joanna! You got Serena to go hiking!! ;)

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  3. Jena,
    Well you see, we had to carry her kicking and screaming most of the way and put her down just long enough to get the pictures. Just Kidding.:) I think she actually ejoyed herself aside from the lizard episode.:)

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  4. Yes, we (actually your mom and Caren) did get some good pictures. You know they are on your computer and you could look at them on a little larger screen?!?! :)

    Kicking and screaming most of the way?!?! What's up with that?!?! I don't recall THAT part! I did have a good time, but I certainly could have done without the lizard episode! Most definitely!

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  5. Looks like you had a good time!!

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