RIGHT: An attempt at an artistic shot of my shadow while skiing to camp, pulling a pulk.
More than a dozen employees, freelance designers, and "friends of the family" of a small, Colorado-based outdoor-products company gathered for an annual winter rendezvous in Summit County.
This bottle of beer (left) attempted to escape the camp but died of the cold on its path to freedom. Foolish bottle.
|Short-term nomadic camp in the White River National Forest|
I became enamored of a Swedish splitting axe that I do not really need, but it was so elegant.
Afterwards, I always wonder how even though it takes much planning and the assembly of food, gear, etc., produced in many different places, even a short trip into the woods like this feels more real and vital than daily life.