Sunday, August 22, 2010

Pics from the Backcountry

I received a few pictures from E&K with a promise to get the rest of them next Saturday when we see them.



Yours truly in front of a lovely pristine meadow. We didn't see much wildlife but the Idaho scenery left nothing to be desired.



Independence Creek along which our trail ran and crossed and crossed and crossed.



E&K resting after a hike.



My trusty hiking stick. You can also see our tent and the weeds growing directly in front of our tent. No picnic tables here! We were in a true backcountry meadow with nothing but the sound of the creek (and a few illegal motorcyclists!).

I had a great time, got 30+ bug bites and was truly refreshed to be out in God's creation and have some "me" time away from the kids.

2 comments:

  1. Well, that's nice. I much prefer me-time in an air conditioned shopping mall or coffee shop, preferably both, but whatever refreshes you. I like indoor toilets, that flush!

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  2. Sweet deal! You got to do all that away from the kids? It must have been so ... so ... so quiet!

    (LoL my word verification is hairymine)

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