Day hike to Steamboat Mountain Lookout & starting with Cataract Falls. Work and Life Balance

We started out with a quick visit to Cataract Falls, near the parking area and Trailhead for the Steamboat Mountain Lookout trail. Twenty plus years ago, I had visited the Cataract Falls in winter to do a little ice climbing of the frozen falls, but first time seeing in the liquid state. I have 9 … More Day hike to Steamboat Mountain Lookout & starting with Cataract Falls. Work and Life Balance

Benchmark Campground & Patrol Mountain Lookout Hike #WorkLifeBalance

We had a fantastic time and got to meet the infamous Sam, who mans the Forest Service Lookout. A strenuous 6 mile hike up to the lookout, fording Straight Creek at about 3 miles, up through the Honeymoon Basin, switchbacks to the top. We spent the night before at Benchmark campground and have a series … More Benchmark Campground & Patrol Mountain Lookout Hike #WorkLifeBalance

Camping at Wood Lake & Crown Mountain Hike, Work Life Balance

It is quite difficult to be away more than five days in a row from the office, and instead have been working four day work weeks this summer. Being less than a two hour drive from some of the most spectacular scenery in the country, socked between Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks, the three day … More Camping at Wood Lake & Crown Mountain Hike, Work Life Balance