Traveling north of 60 … In Colfax, Washington, the county seat of Whitman County, we find an American treasure in the Codger Pole. The Codger Pole, a 65-foot-tall chainsaw sculpture, commemorates a 1988 high school football rematch — played fifty years after the first game,…

Rocks of granite deposited by glaciers in the Lamar Valley of Yellowstone National Park by glaciers, are called glacial erratics, and serve as nursery rocks to Douglas fir trees.

Traveling North of 60 … We used a guide service to help us find the best wildlife shots in Yellowstone, and yesterday’s excursion came with a great grizzly encounter. Our guide spotted a grizzly sow and her two yearling cubs on a hillside to the…

The John and Bartha Moulton Historic Home on Mormon Row in the Grand Teton National Park is undergoing preservation work.

Traveling north of sixty … Grizzly 399 was born 25 years ago in the Pilgrim Creek Area of Grand Teton National Park and is older than usual for a grizzly bear. She was given her name as a research number by the Yellowstone Interagency Grizzly…

We are at Grand Teton National Park on another photography outing. It is still early in the season, but the key spots are crowded with the very many trying to get the usual shots. We headed to Mormon Row this morning to check sunrise at…

Traveling north of 60 … Photography aside, Marcy and I enjoyed our spring outing along Rainbow Row, and I think this dog did as well. The shot of him might be my favorite of the morning. Rainbow Row is the name for a series of…

Most of what I say here was related to us during a horse carriage tour of Charleston so don’t hold me to high standards of reporting, but everything I read bears witness. The front doors of these Robert Mills Manor public housing units in Charleston,…

Traveling north of 60 … From the Web – “During the blue “hour“, red light passes through space while blue light is scattered in the atmosphere, and thus reaches Earth’s surface. Blue hour usually lasts about 20–30 minutes right after sunset and right before sunrise. For instance, if the sun sets…