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We’re off the river!
Everything was wonderful. Much to say, but not just yet. First to Moab for laundry, shower, and rest.
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Seeing things differently
Life at Shadowcliff continued at a steady pace over the last few days. After a 7:30 breakfast we muster for a morning activity at 8:45, followed by lunch, then an afternoon activity. While the days seem packed there are always … Continue reading
Across the Divide
We’ve had an exceptionally busy past couple of days in and around Rocky Mountain National Park and the Colorado River’s headwaters. We got our feet wet on Day Two, figuratively and literally, by exploring an out-of-the-way area called Endovalley on … Continue reading
Who owns water?
Day 1 comes to a close in Estes Park, CO, gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park. Tomorrow we explore the park and meet the Shadowcliff staff with whom we will work for the next three days. But today we began … Continue reading
See you soon!
We look forward to seeing you on Sunday. When I’m a few days away from a trip that I’m really excited about I engage in what some may call “nervous packing.” On the one hand it’s a practical pre-trip ritual. … Continue reading
I have learned quite a bit on this trip, and also had a great time. In addition to all the nature related things I learned, such as the impact of dams upon wildlife, I also learned a lot about water … Continue reading
Well, after this trip, I’ve learned some things. After dealing with my first uses of a credit card, keeping up with a room, having roommates, and managing all my stuff, I’ve realized that living independently isn’t as hard as it … Continue reading
I think that the main thing I had gotten out of this trip is that perseverance is key. It doesn’t matter if you’re camping or just doing your normal thing, there always comes the time that you need to persevere. … Continue reading