For you picture lovers out there, here are the shortcuts to all of the picture archives. Click on each gallery to see all of the pictures inside. Then click on an individual picture to start the slide show. You can right click and select “Save target as…” to download a copy of the original to your computer.


Bryce Canyon - 2019

Spring Break visit to Bryce Canyon

Moscow - 2011

Lara and Chris spent and afternoon in Moscow after their trip to the Bryansk orphanage.

London - 2001

Living in Washington D.C. provided us with an opportunity to take a long weekend visit to London in March of 2001.

France - 2001

In October of 2001, we spent a week in France. We primarily stayed in Paris, with side trips to Versailles and Normandy.

Germany - 2002

Along with a few friends, we blew off some steam with a trip to Munich for Octoberfest. While there, we also visited Neuschwanstien castle, Garmisch and the Zugspitze, Dachau, and Rothenberg.

Honeymoon - 2003

Pictures from our Honeymoon in Great Britain, June 2003. This trip originated in London, but we spent most of our time in Scotland and northern England\'s lake country.

Napa - 2004

Pictures from our 4th annual Napa trip.

Big Island - 2005

In September 2005, Lara and Chris joined their friend Russ for a week on the big island of Hawaii.

Napa - 2006

We\'re off again on our annual Napa Valley trip. This time, we\'re joined by our friends John and Carolyn Benyshek.

Alaska - 2006

We joined the Phillips family on a mini-driving tour of Alaska in June 2006 to celebrate Dave\'s 60th birthday.

Okoboji 2014

Family vacation in Lakefield and Okoboji

Zion - 2019

Spring Break visit to Zion National Park

Glenwood Springs 2015

Pictures from 2015 fall break in Glenwood Springs

Galveston 2016

Fall Break 2016 in Galveston, Texas

Minnesota - 2017

A trip to Lakefield and Alexandria Minnesota for the 4th of July

Galveston - 2017

Fall break trip to Galveston with the Pipers, Eberharts, and Grandma and Grandpa Waters

Big Island - 2018

We took the family to Hawaii for Spring Break 2018. This gallery shows the adventures from all around the big island.

Arches National Park - 2019

Spring break in Arches National Park

Canyonlands - 2019

Spring break visit to Canyonlands National Park

Grand Canyon - 2019

Spring Break visit to Grand Canyon National Park

Italy - 2000

In November of 2000, Lara and I spent 2 weeks rambling around Italy. We stuck to the cities and trains, visiting Milan, Florence, Pisa, Rome and Venice.


Stout Creek - 2006

We camped along Stout Creek in the Sangre de Christos Wilderness Area in August of 2006

Collegiate Peaks - 2006

We hiked up the North Cottonwood Creek drainage in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness area west of Buena Vista in August 2006

Mount Zirkel - 2006

Lara and Chris went backpacking near West Fork Lake in northern Colorado\'s Mount Zirkel Wilderness area.

Brush Creek Lakes - 2003

Lara and I backpacked up to the Brush Creek Lakes in the Sangre de Cristo wilerness area west of Pueblo in August of 2003.

Holy Cross - 2003

Lara and I, along with our friends Jim, Danny, Dave, and Jeff, hiked up the Fall Creek drainage in the Holy Cross wilderness area near Vail.