Leadville Trail 100 MTB 2013

Friends7 Comments

At 6 AM this morning, I woke everybody but Kayla up to see the bike race come by our corner of Leadville. We bundled everybody up as it was only 30 degrees outside. At 6:30 exactly, I could hear the shotgun go off in town…since I was listening for it. I directed the crowd that had gathered at the corner … Read More

Tipi For My Bunghole

Family16 Comments

Kim and I have been debating how to spice up our Leadville land. We had been toying with the idea of building some kind of structure for the kids to play inside of. Wanted something that would work year around. Kind of doubling as a snow fort in the winter and hang out in the summer. I was so close … Read More


Music1 Comment

I was trying to be a good boy and wait until I see them in November but it was killing me so I had to. Nine Inch Nails at Loolapalooza! I am so glad to have TR back after that hiatus. He is genius. Check out the visuals at 42:00 for Closer.

Zip Line Madness

Family4 Comments

After the recent completion of the tree house, I realized we had just built a nice launch platform for a zip line. So I quickly ordered up a nice 100′ kit and was excited to install it. Turns out there was a nice big stopping point tree just 95 feet away. So I rigged it up between that tree and … Read More

Leadville Burro Race 2013

A Day in the Life4 Comments

Previously. My favorite ass man, George Zack, returned to Leadville today to defend his win last year. But Speedy Jack had other plans apparently today. We caught up with them near the end of the course and followed them in. Regardless of the outcome…and the crappy weather at the end…George always has a smile on and love to play to … Read More