‘Day Trips’ Archive

Pioneer Tree

On Sunday afternoon we headed over to Samuel P. Taylor State Park for a mellow hike. The few mile Pioneer Tree loop is relatively flat, the weather was in the mid-60s so not too warm and not too cold, and there were only a few other people on the trail. We’ve done it a few […]

Phil & Scott Turn 30!

Phil and Scott turned 30 this past weekend, and Nicole and Mia planned an awesome surprise getaway to bring everyone together and celebrate in Carmel. We stayed in an amazing house right on Hwy 1, which served as a nice location for a quick photo shoot yesterday. Here are a handful of my favorites. A […]

Reasons to Celebrate

I’ve neglected the blog for the past several months due to work, school, and wedding planning commitments. Hopefully I’ll be able to provide more frequent updates this summer. Classes for the semester wrapped up two weeks ago and I’m very pleased with how I did. This spring I earned a 3.4 GPA during the toughest […]

Spinnin’ Spokes

Here’s a video I put together of a ride I did with Mike at Annadel State Park back on December 11. We completed a 16 mile loop that was pretty technical with lots of rocky single track. It was pretty cold, in the high 40s I think, but what a great way to spend my […]

Christmas and New Year’s

The past 10 days or so were fantastic. I started my holiday by picking Phil up from the airport and heading to our mom’s place for a few days of relaxation. Phil and I did our annual pre-Christmas snowboard trip on Friday, December 23rd. Although the conditions weren’t great, we had a lot of fun. […]