Archive for the ‘Current Events’ Category

Zuma and Lanie

Posted by mike on December 27th, 2009 under Current Events  •  Comments Off on Zuma and Lanie

Elk – about five miles from the house!

Posted by mike on October 3rd, 2009 under Current Events  •  Comments Off on Elk – about five miles from the house!

Notice the horse…the elk were in a horse pasture. They started chasing the horse and the Bull Male is as big as the horse…so cool!!!! The women at the end must be super cool. They must be the lovely ladies…because the male heard only go after the young ladies in the front! However there are […]

Life is Short….

Posted by mike on July 16th, 2009 under ???, Current Events, Karma, Skiing  •  Comments Off on Life is Short….

One of the nicest guys I learned to paraglide with passed away in a motorcycle accident today. Rest in Peace Svein…you were a hell of a nice guy. Boy life is short.

Colorado Pine Beetle

Posted by mike on July 14th, 2009 under Current Events  •  Comments Off on Colorado Pine Beetle

The brown trees in the above pictures were caused by the pine beetle…. The beetles kill the trees by boring through the bark into the phloem layer on which they feed and in which eggs are laid. Pioneer female beetles initiate attacks, and produce pheromones which attract other beetles and results in mass attack. The […]

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Posted by mike on June 23rd, 2009 under Current Events  •  Comments Off on ????

The recent weather is a mess. I had two great paragliding flights at Lookout Mountain this morning in 80 degree weather. Now it is hailing. CRAZY!!!! My friends across the country tell me it has been raining virtually everywhere in the United States. What is the story?????

Denver March 26, 2009 @ 3pm

Posted by mike on March 26th, 2009 under Current Events  •  Comments Off on Denver March 26, 2009 @ 3pm

Brice Daniel Henry Wichowski

Posted by mike on April 1st, 2008 under Current Events  •  Comments Off on Brice Daniel Henry Wichowski