Monthly Archives: April 2015

April 24, 2015

Another day with some sun in the morning and then the clouds in the afternoon. Dad and I wandered to the cliff off Tower Road. When it comes to wildflowers, I have an advantage over dad; he has to look … Continue reading

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April 23, 2015

Breezy day today with some sun. In the afternoon we went over to Sota’s place. And guess what? Yup, some Pasqueflowers still blooming…yea!!! There’s some Goldenpea as well, though not as much as I’d like. I hooked up the super … Continue reading

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April 22, 2015

A grand morning to get out and seek wildflowers. I’ll woof to you right now… when you get up close to a pretty wildflower, like this Star Lily… you just got to howl with happiness! Arrhhoo-ooo! I was worried that … Continue reading

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April 21, 2015

Pretty nice day out for catching some sun and wildflowers, like this Groundsel. And the Bluebells. You’ve got to get up close and personal to appreciate those little Bluebells. Having short legs does make it quite easy for me to … Continue reading

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April 20, 2015

Back in Castle Rock, where we woke up to sun and blue sky. Dad and I had a good jog, but as you can see on the grass there is plenty of moisture, even a little snow, so we had … Continue reading

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April 19, 2015

Time to head back to Castle Rock. I visited the airport one last time for this trip. After three days of crud weather, we woke up to beautiful blue skies…just as we have to leave…sigh. I watched the packing from … Continue reading

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April 18, 2015

Pretty miserable day in the weather department. We went over to the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary. I’ll woof you right now, it was a bust because of the mud. I did get a photo with the Star Lilies. And … Continue reading

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April 17, 2015

Another blah day, though it was dry for our run on Windsong Rise. On the way home I stopped to admire the Golden Pea flowers along Elbow Canyon Road. I visited the library and city hall for the last time … Continue reading

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April 16, 2015

Too bad the weather isn’t going to be so great through Saturday. It didn’t rain on us, but it was wet running on Windsong Rise. The droplets on the Star Lilies were fascinating to see. I did make it to … Continue reading

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April 15, 2015

In the sight of the rising sun I could see that a storm system was moving in. Time to say goodbye to the beautiful weather. The sun held for some of our jog on Windsong Rise. I’ll woof you that … Continue reading

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April 14, 2015

Wonderful day today! How about the gold grass on Windsong Rise? I had a pretty darn good run on this fine day. And how about this, it got so nice dad took me out on the motorcycle. I should woof … Continue reading

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April 13, 2015

Yippee! We got to jog on Windsong Rise today. It was mighty fine weather for it too. Always the great view! On the way home the usual train action was taking place at Edgemont. Planes anyone? In the afternoon dad … Continue reading

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April 12, 2015

The day started out kinda gloomy, but as it wore on, it turned into a gorgeous day. In the morning I took a photo of this UP loco sitting in the Edgemont yard. It’s been there since February when it … Continue reading

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April 11, 2015 Part 2

Dog oh dog, quite the day! After a great lunch at Prairie Berry Winery we headed into Custer State Park. I saw all sorts of wild animals! First stop, the Big Horn Sheep. Next stop, my favorite, Pronghorns!! This guy … Continue reading

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April 11, 2015 Part 1

Dog oh dog, does this ever bring back Edgemont memories of George. Windsong Rise, April 11, 2006 And dog oh dog!!!! What a great day I had! It was such a full day that I have to make two parts … Continue reading

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April 10, 2015

We did the drive to Edgemont today. I’ll woof you that I was getting pretty excited when we stopped north of Lusk and I could see the Black Hills. I was even more excited when we stopped for a walk … Continue reading

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April 09, 2015

There was a little bit of snow in the grass this morning and plenty of overcast sky. Can’t say our run was the best, since we had to stay on the sidewalk all the time. Come the afternoon things started … Continue reading

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April 08, 2015

Not a bad morning at all to get out into the big old world. I didn’t have any luck with the Prairie Dogs today, but there were some more wildflowers starting their showy spring appearance. We got dinner at 5 … Continue reading

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April 07, 2015

Here’s the huge Prairie Dog town where I caught one of those pesky rodents. There’s a lot of them here, so you’d think that I could catch them all day long, but dad wouldn’t let me today. Blast! Funny how … Continue reading

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April 06, 2015

I got up on Porter’s Perch on this fine morning… and gave some thought to catching a Prairie Dog. You know what?!!!! It worked!!!! Yup, I got me one of those little varmints! Dad should have taken a photo of … Continue reading

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April 05, 2015

Darn nice Pasqueflower day at Sota’s. Last year I didn’t have much chance to appreciate Pasqueflowers, so it was nice finding a spot in the shade where a bunch of them were growing. Dad tells me that Pasqueflowers always look … Continue reading

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April 04, 2015

Dog oh dog, I sure can’t complain about this day. It started out with a Burger King breakfast and then a trip to Sota’s, where the Pasqueflowers were looking mighty fine indeed. You got to love these little beauties. Right? … Continue reading

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April 03, 2015

Yeah, it happened! Snow! The snow made for a messy run. Come the afternoon the sun was shining and that snow melted away. Up in Edgemont there hasn’t been much moisture at all this year, only .6″ of precipitation this … Continue reading

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April 02, 2015

Pretty nasty day for a run in the morning as little ice pellets bombarded dad and me. Lots of clouds too. Looks like green grass behind me, and it is. But my old weather sniffer tells me that tomorrow morning … Continue reading

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April 01, 2015

There were plenty of clouds today, but I took some photos so the day would look much better than it did. I could fool somebody with these photos. I had to be quick to catch any sunshine. I’m hoping the … Continue reading

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March 31, 2015

Look at George in 2007 catching air in the snow! My day was vastly different because there was no snow and lots and lots of sunshine. I was a bit depressed because Karen had to work in Denver in the … Continue reading

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March 30, 2015

Well, I’m back in Castle Rock. Dad and I had a good jog, but we missed hearing the Meadowlarks. I’ve got all these photos to process from our time in Edgemont, but when the sun is out, it’s hard for … Continue reading

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March 29, 2015

Today it was time to head back to Castle Rock. Karen, dad, and I got up real early again so we could say goodbye to the Pasqueflowers near Craven Canyon. I’ll admit that I wasn’t quite awake. “Did somebody say … Continue reading

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March 28, 2015

Yahoo! What a great morning to capture Pasqueflowers at sunrise. I knew that it would be worth the effort to get up early and catch that sunrise over Craven Canyon. I’ll admit that I was a bit sleepy. But the … Continue reading

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March 27, 2015

What a great morning on Windsong Rise! Even though we ran five miles, I was all Basset Exuberance. How could I not resist some good stick work? The wind was pretty fierce as it has been week in Edgemont, but … Continue reading

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March 26, 2015

Our string of beautiful sky stopped today. But we did get some nice sun while jogging on Windsong Rise. I’ll take it! Sure made for a nice sight across the Cheyenne River valley. This is one of the best spots … Continue reading

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March 25, 2015

Dad and I were up before the sun so we could get going on our jog on Windsong Rise. When the sun came up it was pretty darn nice, I’ll woof to you. Back in Edgemont, we got in some … Continue reading

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