Prairie dogs on the trip from Denver to Boulder

Little critter in Rocky Mtn Nat. Park

The plains before going up the mountains

beautiful wildflowers in the plains

on our way up the first mountain

Our first hike was here at Milner pass

less than 10 minutes after taking this picture, the skies let loose with a hail storm. 5 minutes later it was sunny again.

max zoom on some mountain goats.

more beautiful views

another incredible view

On top of the world at 14,000+ feet.

my watch was close to being accurate; it should have read about 14,400 feet.