Friday, July 12, 2013

A Little Hike

Yesterday, the kids and I went for a wee (7 hour) hike with a friend.  It was absolutely, stunningly gorgeous, and fed our souls.

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Diamond Lake
See waterfall equals want to climb waterfall for my small ones.

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That little dot at the top? There's Aidan, with Chloe not far behind. I was just happy they didn't meet a bear at the top munching on some berries.

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I did, at this point, decide that we should probably climb up after them

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A close up of the awesomeness in action
The view from the top...

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I was bummed that I hadn't brought my big camera because I didn't want to hike in with it and everything else I was carrying. Chloe lent me hers instead.

Proof that I was there...

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Obviously I missed the photo bomb cue, but if you look close, the holes in my pants look like a face

We walked through fields and fields of wildflowers. I saw magenta colored Indian Paintbrushes, wild roses, lots of ones that I couldn't identify and of course, the Columbine.

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1 comment:

  1. Those are some aweasome pics,Esther! Cant wait to be back and hang out with you guys again!!!