Pike's Peak State Park, IA - 2006

Here we go again - But what is this stuff coming out of the sky

Well - it won't stop us from roasting some marshmallows

GCS - Brought to you by the demise of Doug's Youth

Mockery is the sincerest form of flattery

Team maroon with raspberry and cream cheese stuffed French toast

Waiting for some food!

A nice card ...

... and "Old man" presents from Team Blue.  Nice!

Group photo minus one - We miss you Auggie!

Little guy finding it's way

Nice view of the Mighty Miss

More views

So much for the rain - Nicer weather prevailed

I decided to break out the camera for this trip

Cain trying to figure out how to get a drink of water

Bridal Veil Waterfall

Paul Bunyan's Sling Shot

Turn around point for day one

Hiking is fun!

Stopping for a nice shot

Along the trail

Cheese Break before dinner

Getting the coals ready for Hickory Smoked Pork Tenderloin

Day Two brought to you by Team Blue Breakfast

Welsh rabbit - YUM

Black Arm-bands all weekend

Working off breakfast

Enjoying the sunny day two!

Not being an antler-less Doe!

Nice stopping spot

Wild-flower growing in a tree's crook

taking in...

more nice views - is that Huck Finn down there?

Thanks Mom.

Along the trail again

Interesting plant on the trail side

Dinner by Team Green - Marinated Flank Steak and the controversial Hummus Pizza! 

Resting from the hike

There it is - in person!

GCS - Doggie Style

Day Three Breakfast by Team Green - Fruit Crepes and Sausage!

The Master at work

I'm ready!

The posh environs of Team Maroon's Suite - a futon mattress

A projected common occurrence

Sidney and his Zillo

How you doing big brother?


Campsite tree fungus

One more nice day and view - autumn is coming!!!

I can't believe I wore out my hiking boots!

Team Blue Dinner - chicken cacciatore and grilled vegetables - YUM

Proud Chefs!

What the ...?

That's better.

Doug's Youth Memorial

Up in flames...

Um - We're ready - We coming back next year?

Autumn on the Mississippi