Another Bear Valley Weekend
November 9 - November 11, 2019




Another last-minute weekend trip




To our favorite place




Going for a hike with Selina




Still green




Dry creek




Long haired Peter




Pine cone collector




Found the trail after a while




Reached a lake




Ralphie surprizingly in




And fetching




Little man working




Getting warm




Climbers




Brother hug




Dangerous bridge crossing




You can do it




Back




Bear Lake in the afternoon




Light dinner




Done




Morning trail




They prefer rocks to dust




The yellow-green plants all dried up




Snack in the shade




Going on




Up




And up




Gravel road




The valley below




He needs to rest




Lunch spot




Highest point?




Not quite...




We kept going up




All the way




To the ski lifts




Peter




Philip




Together




The ski lodge below




Heading down




Reservoir




Big man




Another rest break




Back in the forest




Down toward our home




Papa




Kids loving the boulders




The final stretch




Back to Bear Lake




Selina with the boys




The lake level quite low




Playing a bit




While Papa walked back to the trailhead to get the car




Lovely day




Sunny and warm




Dirt lovers




Builders




Getting our backpack before someone else does




Next morning at the lake with Selina




Philip went to explore with Papa




A new neighborhood




Needing a break




Walking home




Another day at the front boulders




Hiking the area




Papa enjoying his new camera




Selina on the top of a rock




The boys with Ralphie




Papa with Ralphie




Playing forts




So much to explore




Afternoon sun




A last adventure




Climbing




Ralphie looking




Heading down




Slowly time to head home




On the way home

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