Near Canon City, Colorado, the Royal Gorge Bridge sits on a 360 acre parcel of land that attracts tourists from around the world. This bridge crosses a gorge that is over 950 feet above the Arkansas River. Until 2001, this bridge was the highest bridge in the world. Continue reading “The Royal Gorge Bridge”
As a father and step father, my grandfather David cared for twenty children!
My great great-grandfather, David Allen, was a farmer and a rancher for most of his life. My grandfather was born in Somerset County, Pennsylvania in 1810, and his parents were Philip and Nancy “Ann” Wilcox. By the time he was four years old, his family was living in Monroe County, Ohio. Continue reading “Yours, Mine and Ours – Twenty Kids!”
the mighty Rocky Mountains–
You’re off to great places!
Today is you day!
Your mountain is waiting,
So…get on you way!
It’s the sweet simple things of life which are the real ones after all.
–Laura Ingalls Wilder
for the thunder of a multitude