Category Archives: Photo Friday

Photo Friday: The Grand Tetons

Majestic. Awe-inspiring. Grandiose. Those are a few words that came to mind. "Grand" is what they chose.  Disappointing. 114A2992 I did my research, I studied my maps and read numerous articles about the Grand Tetons, but nothing will prepare you for SEEING these mountains for the...
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Photo Friday: Griespass, Part Two

The morning found me sleep deprived, but I was getting use to it.  The anticipation and excitement of the days adventure, and the sheer beauty of every mile is what got me out of bed each morning.  I didn't know what the day would hold, but I knew we would be crossing back into Italy. Read more

Grimselpass

It's amazing how well you will sleep when you are physically fatigued.  One would think the next day would be dreaded, but I looked forward to it.   The Beast had been tamed, the coffee was strong and the breakfast was filling.  I was ready to roll, as were the other 9. [caption id="attachment_4154" align="aligncenter" width="690"] Read more

Photo Friday: Duomo di Milano and the Galleria Vitorio Emanuele II

Backtrax tag line is, "Traveling Across America," but when an opportunity presents itself to spend 10 days hiking the Swiss and Italian Alps, you have a decision to make.  I decided to go back to Europe. In June, we had a new member join our hiking group, her name is Catherine.  She spoke of an upcoming...
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