May 25th ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

May 25th ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

We’ve had so many days of snow, rain, and clouds in the past two weeks that I was on a mission to capture a little sunshine and some of the bright green colors that are covering Colorado Springs right now. It is Spring after all! I’ve wanted to get this...
May 24th ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

May 24th ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

What a challenging day! It was as though the Peak looked at me today and said “No free rides, buddy… you’re going to have to work for it!”  No matter how hard I tried, the fresh snow and flat clouds made the Peak look like a ghost in the fog....
May 23rd ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

May 23rd ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

Today was a beautiful, typical day for late May, and I hope days like this keep coming all summer long! When the clouds build the way they did today, it becomes a race with the clock to get into a spot that really shows off the play of light and shadows… and...
May 22nd ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

May 22nd ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

I was given permission to hike some very remote private property today, and with the weather as unsettled as it has been this week I thought a sunrise shot would be my best option. I had to get out on the trail about an hour before the sun came up and it was...
May 21st ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

May 21st ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

After freezing my tail off on the side of a mountain last night, I felt the need to get out into the sunshine this morning, so I headed up to North Catamount Reservoir with some friends to do a little canoeing and maybe catch a fish or two! As you can see from the...
May 20th ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

May 20th ~ 365 Days of Pikes Peak

Tonight I found myself shirtless out in the forest during a blinding snowstorm and wondered if I had finally lost my mind! I had hiked about an hour out from my truck thinking the storms were over, but soon learned they had just paused for a little while. Out of...