Mountain Scouting Trip

After a welcomed lazy Saturday morning, Bear and I headed up to the mountains so that he could start scouting for his hunting trip coming up in two weeks. Never needing an excuse to drive up to the mountains, I went along for the ride. Once we made it up to Silverthorne, we stopped for gas and I spotted Dazbog coffee. A snowy day in the mountains called for a warm treat. I walked out with a s’mores latte and a milkyway latte.

There were several inches of snow and more as we drove up a back road. It was so peaceful and quiet out there.

That’s Bear showing off his the new topper he bought for his truck.

We saw a few elk tracks but no animal sightings. The only time we’ve really seen elk is in or around Rocky Mountain National Park; there it’s always a guarantee we’ll see something.

The snow should start to drive the elk down from the higher mountains. So hopefully Bear has better luck on his trip.

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One thought on “Mountain Scouting Trip

  1. Janee says:

    How beautiful! This just confirms that I need to take a mountain drive too! I live in Fort Collins, so I don’t have any excuses.
    Great photographs, thank you for sharing!
    ~Janee

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