Author Archives: n3mra

Hiking in Chautauqua

This past weekend, I went for a hike with my 36 high school students in the Chautauqua area near Boulder, CO. This area used to be a summer retreat for well-to-do folks along the east coast. While there are many … Continue reading

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Spiders in CU Boulder

I have seen several varieties of spiders around the CU Boulder campus.  Thankfully, I have  not seen any black widows yet, and I hope that I don’t.  They are one of the few spiders that creep me out. I have … Continue reading

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Wildlife Around SBO

I have been in Boulder now for just over a week.  I walk back and forth around campus, but most of my time is spent going to and from the dorms, my apartment and the Sommers-Bausch Observatory (SBO). There is … Continue reading

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Geocaching in Boulder

I have been in Boulder for several days and spent quite a bit of time outside, walking to campus and around campus to get my bearings. This week, I did manage to find one geocache near campus, but I don’t … Continue reading

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Geocaching Page

I have added a geocaching page.  I will probably start storing some of my geocaching photos there.  In the meantime, it has a graphic of all of the states where I have found geocaches. I may go for a backpacking … Continue reading

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Geocaching on the Storm Chase

Over the past month, I have been out chasing storms in the Great Plains.  Sometimes, during down-time, or quick stops, I would go find a quick cache.  I found caches is Colorado and Nebraska, both of which were new states … Continue reading

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Outdoors in the Next Few Weeks

I will not get to attend another air rifle practice or Civilian Marksmanship Program shoot again until the fall semester. I will, however, be on the road for the next about six weeks.  During this time, I will be chasing … Continue reading

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