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April 2018: Calhan Paint Mines

One part of Colorado that tends to get neglected by activity and adventure seekers is the eastern plains. Out-of-staters and residents alike often think the state is comprised only of mountains. The areas east of Denver might as well be Kansas. Admittedly, we tend to think that way as well because we are as in… Continue reading April 2018: Calhan Paint Mines

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February 2018: Colorado Wolf Sanctuary & Phantom Canyon

When the question of what to do for our February destination was raised, we both agreed to do some internet research and discuss it later after work. It took Cameron about ten minutes to excitedly text Corrie back and ask if we could go to the Colorado Wolf Sanctuary and Phantom Canyon.  Both of these… Continue reading February 2018: Colorado Wolf Sanctuary & Phantom Canyon

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January 2018: Glenwood Springs by Train

To celebrate living up to our 2017 New Year’s resolution we decided to keep it going in 2018. Well it wasn’t really a decision, it’s become an important part of our relationship and without a second thought we picked and planned a new experience for January 2018. January also happens to be Corrie’s birth month… Continue reading January 2018: Glenwood Springs by Train

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August 2017: Dallas, TX

With Cameron still stuck in Wichita Falls for training, our August Resolution Destination would again have to be found somewhere in Northern Texas. Having limited choices, Dallas became the most obvious place to seek adventure. The city has tons of world class restaurants, museums and attractions; and it was the easiest city for Corrie to… Continue reading August 2017: Dallas, TX

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July 2017: Wichita Falls, TX

July’s Resolution Destination was one that we had little control over. Working as an aircraft mechanic at Buckley Air Force Base in Colorado, Cameron had little say when he was told that he was required to spend six weeks at a training course in Wichita Falls, TX (apparently it takes six weeks to learn how… Continue reading July 2017: Wichita Falls, TX