Monthly Archives: November 2013

November 30, 2013

George’s morning in 2008 started out with a darn nice sunrise. The sky remained fun to watch all day long. As George hiked Mathias Peak, he kept his eye to the sky. Sun and clouds for me too today. I … Continue reading

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November 29, 2013

Another beautiful morning for our run on Basset Back Ridge and Windsong Rise! But, I’ve got to woof you that even with the magnificent weather, running six miles gets this Porter basset darn tired at the end. It takes some … Continue reading

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November 28, 2013

Well doggoneit!! I missed out on the Thanksgiving feast today! Darn dad, he see’s a Ponderosa Sky and he won’t stop being outside. I won’t deny that it was an excellent day for running. I did have an extra bound … Continue reading

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November 27, 2013

Dad and I ran at the Basset Arroyos this morning. I hunted around for porcupines, but no luck finding one. We then hiked to Coal Canyon Overlook. Sometimes we got a Ponderosa Sky. And sometimes not. I anticipated a nice … Continue reading

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November 26, 2013

Splendid day to be outside! I caught the early morning light on Basset Back Ridge during our run. On our hike we visited Magenta Viewpoint. I’m always looking for elk down in Timberstorm Canyon. Dad and I soaked in the … Continue reading

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November 25, 2013

Happy Tough George Day! Yup, it’s the day of dad’s favorite photo of George. Let me tell you a little bit about it. Behind George and me is our airport jogging path. George and dad set up for some shots … Continue reading

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November 24, 2013

On Windsong Rise this is one of dad’s favorite photo spots. When there’s a Ponderosa Sky, dad can’t resist the colors. But let me tell you a little more about why the spot is important to dad. You see, back … Continue reading

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November 23, 2013

Dog oh dog, what a great morning for a most excellent run on Basset Back Ridge! Okay, it was a touch chilly at -1 in Edgemont. But the going couldn’t be beat on Basset Back Ridge. It’s sad to see … Continue reading

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November 22, 2013

-15 degrees this morning!!! Come on, it’s only November! Well, the jogging wasn’t all that bad because Windsong Rise was a lot warmer than Edgemont, the icebox. Not that it wasn’t cold, as in jacket time. Deep Ponderosa Sky! Yup, … Continue reading

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November 21, 2013

It was a snowy run this morning on Basset Back Ridge and Windsong Rise. Kinda pretty, and the temperature wasn’t bad. I got a snowbeard. Did I mention that I got a snowbeard? George’s run at the airport in 2007 … Continue reading

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November 20, 2013

On our run I stopped at Basset Smart Bump to compare daylight to fill flash on the NEX-7. Fill flash. Daylight. Looks like we got some work to do with Dx0 color temperature. Today those weather folks predicted lots of … Continue reading

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November 19, 2013

Bark about a great Choctaw pony Christmas card! Yup, Karen’s fantastic photo of Misty and Goblin can’t be beat for any horse lover. Dad and I will be sending it to the horse lovers. The rest of you will be … Continue reading

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November 18, 2013

What a beautiful day for a run on Basset Back Ridge! What a beautiful day for a walk around the ponds! What a beautiful day for a hike to the Grassy Ridges! Pretty darn good day for some train watching … Continue reading

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November 17, 2013

A little bit of snow last night fell on Elbow Canyon Road. And a wee bit more fell on Windsong Rise. At the Edgemont airport, no snow at all. With the wind hustling down the runway and dry pavement, I … Continue reading

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November 16, 2013

First day of deer hunting season. You best have something orange on to be safe. Dad and I spent some time at the Wild Horse Sanctuary, where dad told me that I was a wretched dog because of my begging … Continue reading

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November 15, 2013

Take a look up! That’s a Ponderosa Sky! Isn’t it?! I love running on Windsong Rise on these November days. Quite nice, don’t you think so too? The rest of the day wasn’t as exciting, but I did keep up … Continue reading

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November 14, 2013

It’s here! The 2014 George and Porter calendar. The 2014 theme is motorcycle riding bassets. That would be George and me. We had a really nice run on Windsong Rise, just about perfect weather for running. Can’t complain about eating … Continue reading

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November 13, 2013

I’ll woof you that I’m getting ready for winter. I thought I might need a scarf this morning. Surprise, surprise, Basset Back Ridge was about 15 degrees warmer than the 19 degrees in Edgemont. No scarf needed…yet. Back on November … Continue reading

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November 12, 2013

While the fog enshrouded Edgemont, dad and I had a great run by the Red Cliffs because of sun, sun, sun and a terrific view. We left the fog behind as we came down the north side of Elbow Canyon. … Continue reading

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November 11, 2013

Bark about one of those air wet, bone chilling days. After our run on Basset Back Ridge, I spent the rest of the day keeping warm. Annee took this photo of Duke and me at the newspaper office in the … Continue reading

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November 10, 2013

After a fine run on Basset Ridge I took time to enjoy some great November weather. Mighty nice morning for a hike to Coal Canyon Overlook. Hey, there are Elk down there! Not only some Elk, but this little guy, … Continue reading

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November 09, 2013

Though it was cloudy for our run on Basset Back Ridge, I did get a good Ponderosa Sky on our hike to John’s Island in the Sky. On John’s Island in the Sky, I thought I should get some time … Continue reading

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November 08, 2013

I was hoping for sun today, so after our run on Basset Back Ridge, I howled a song to the sun, “Come out, come out, wherever you are!” And it sorta worked, cuz the sun did come out for much … Continue reading

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November 07, 2013

There’s still some snow on our Windsong Rise running path. But compared to yesterday, most of the path was free of the stuff. As a matter of fact, I could even pretend no snow has fallen yet this season if … Continue reading

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November 06, 2013

During our jog on Basset Back Ridge we saw fog and clouds, but by the time we were ready for hiking the sun had come out. It was a winter scene on Elbow Canyon Road. And it was a winter … Continue reading

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November 05, 2013

What’s this stuff?!!! Yeah, it’s snow again. This time it was just the right amount to make running easier with some cush on the paws, but not so deep to slow me down. We had a good run on Basset … Continue reading

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November 04, 2013

Pretty good morning run on Basset Back Ridge and Windsong Rise. I stopped on Basset Smart Bump to take in the grand view. I’m still having problems with my left front paw. It’s always been the sore paw, but some … Continue reading

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November 03, 2013

We didn’t get much sun today, blah. Dad and I had a good jog on Basset Ridge and Windsong Rise. Afterwards we hiked to John’s Island in the Sky. In the afternoon at the Basset Arroyos, I waited for the … Continue reading

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November 02, 2013

After our run on Basset Back Ridge and Windsong Rise, I looked at the beautiful sky in appreciation of the day. Having lots of sun on a cold, crisp morning (19 degrees), sure gets me pumped. Stick play, anyone? Dog … Continue reading

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November 01, 2013

In 2007 George was at Igloo Bridge catching some train action, when he spied something interesting… it got his attention. “Dog oh dog dad! Will you look at the nice size of that Mule Deer buck?” We don’t get to … Continue reading

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