NaturesPix Travel Adventures Trips


Future Travel Adventures:

Costa Rica (Ellen & friends; January 2017)
Glacier National Park & lower Canadian Rockies area (Ellen & Doug; July 2017)

River Rafting Trips

River Rafting Picture Collage

Yampa/Green Rivers-Naturalists's Trip: May 2002 Doug and Ellen River Rafting Trip: Yampa/Green Rivers

More River Rafting trips we have taken:

Grand Canyon-Phantom Ranch to Lake Meade: August 1996 Doug and Ellen
Yampa/Green Rivers: June 1988 Doug, Ellen and David (their Son)
Green/Colorado Rivers-Cataract Canyon: June 1982 Doug, Ellen and David (their Son)
Green River-Gates of Ladore: July 1981 Doug and Ellen

RV Travel & Camping Trips

RVing Picture Collage: Opening & closing Trailmanor travel traier, liftoff at Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Festival 2002

Gateway, Colorado & Moab, Utah trip::July 2007; Doug and Ellen Gateway, Colorado & Moab, Utah Travel & RV Trip: The Palisade, Gateway, Colorado
Four Corners plus Sand Dunes, Colorado trip: August 2004; Doug, Ellen and Sandi (Doug's sister) Travel Trip: Cliff Palace ruins, Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, Colorado
Kentucky/Tennessee: LBL, Mammoth Cave NP, Cumberland Falls SP, Smokies: Jun 2003 Doug and Ellen RV Travel & Camping Trip: Kentucky/Tennessee: LBL, Mammoth Cave NP, Cumberland Falls SP, Smokies
New Mexico: Santa Fe, Albuquerque (Balloon Fiesta) & Bandelier NM: Oct 2002 Doug and Ellen RV Travel & Camping Trip: New Mexico: Santa Fe, Albuquerque (Balloon Fiesta) & Bandelier NM

More RV Travel & Camping trips we have taken:

Great Sand Dunes National Park and Wildlife Reserve, CO<: Doug and Ellen September 2006
Front range CO - Mueller SP, Golden Gate SP, Rocky Mountain NP: Doug and Ellen June 2004
Apache Junction, Arizona: January 2003 Doug, Ellen, Wes and Gina (Wes' wife)
Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, CO: Doug and Ellen August 2002
Baby Doe National Forest, Leadville, CO: Doug, Ellen & Mile Hi Trailblazers July 2002
Mueller State Park, Woodland Park, CO: Doug, Ellen & Mile Hi Trailblazers June 2002
Boyd Lake State Park, Loveland, CO: Doug, Ellen & Mile Hi Trailblazers May 2002
Yellowstone National Park: September 2001
Golden Gate State Park, Golden, CO: Doug, Ellen & Mile Hi Trailblazers August 2001, September 2002
Wet Mountain valley, Westcliff, CO: Doug, Ellen, Wes & Gina (Wes Wife) July 2000
Black Hills, Rapid City, SD: Doug, Ellen & Trailmanor Trailblazers June 2000
Canyonlands/Arches National Parks, Moab, UT: Doug & Ellen March 2000
Big Sky country, Bozeman, Great Falls, Missoula MT: Doug & Ellen July 1999
Albuquerque, NM: Doug & Ellen March 1999
Northern Arizona, southern Utah: Doug & Ellen August 1998

Other Travel Trips

Travel Trip Photo: Long House ruins, Weatherill Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, Colorado

Baja & Sea of Cortez, Mexico: Visiting Loreto, Bahia Magdalena (Lopez Mateos), Isla Danzante, puerto Escondido, La Bellena, Peurto Gato, Isla San Francisco (Punta Ostiones, Amortajada), Isla Espiritu Santo (La Gallina, Gallo Bay, Los Islotes, Isla Partido (Cardinol, Candeleros Bay, La Paz; Ellen & Doug; February 2017 Travel Trip Photo: Gray Whale and Rainbow from it's blow, whale watching tour in Bahia Magdalena, Lopez Mateos, South Baja, Mexico
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, Maine: Visiting Belfast, Bar, Southwest, Bass & Winter Harbors; Somesville; Park Loop Road; Schoodic Peninsula; Ocean Path, Indian Point/Blagden Reserve, Ship Harbor, Wonderland & Beech Mtn Trails; Doug and Ellen; August 2016 Travel Trip Photo: View along Ocean Path Trail from Otter Point to Sand Beach, Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, Maine
Colorado Loop: Visiting Redstone, Marble, Paonia, the Black Canyon of the Gunnison and Crested Butte; Doug and Ellen and Sandi (Doug's sister); June 2016 Travel Trip Photo: Colorado Loop-Redstone, Marble, Paonia, the Black Canyon of the Gunnison and Crested Butte
Trip to Arizona: Visiting Sedona & Flagstaff area; Doug and Ellen; May 2016 Travel Trip Photo: Sedona & Flagstaff, Arizona area
Trip to California: Visiting Eastern Sierras; Yosemite, Kings Canyon & Sequoia National Parks; Doug and Ellen; August 2015 Travel Trip Photo: Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, California
Trip to Galapagos Islands, Ecuador: Visiting Baltra, Santa Cruz, Santiago, Genovesa, Bartolome, Isabela and Fernandina Islands; Doug and Ellen; February 2015 Travel Trip Photo: Blue-footed Booby, Puerto Egas (James Bay), Santiago (James)  Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Road Trip East: Fall Color in Connecticut, Virginia & North Carolina ; Doug and Ellen; October 2014 Travel Trip Photo: Fall color, Skyline Drive - Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
Southern Utah ; Doug and Ellen; May 2014 Travel Trip Photo: Southern Utah: Lower Antelope Canyon
Conservation in Focus (2): Southeast Alaska; Doug, Ellen and friends; July/August 2013 Travel Trip Photo: Southeast Alaska: Dawes Glacier calving in upper Endicott Arm-Holkham Bay
Road Trip East: Visiting & exploring Arkansas, Tennessee & North Carolina; Ellen & Doug July 2013 Travel Trip Photo: Triple Falls, DuPont State Forest near Hendersonville,North Carolina
2013 South Texas Raptor Tour: Rio Grande Valley; Doug and David; June 2013 Travel Trip Photo: Crested Caracara on their nest in grass tree, Laguna Atascos National Wildlife Refuge, south Texas
Maryland & Virginia: Baltimore, Great Falls of the Potomac, Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown; Doug; March 2013 Travel Trip Photo: Afternoon shadows in Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
Hawaii: Visiting & exploring The Big Island and Oahu; Ellen & friends February 2013 Travel Trip Photo: Laysan Albatross in mating ritual, Oahu, Hawaii
Conservation in Focus: the Salish Sea and the San Juan Islands; Doug, Ellen and friends; October 2012 Travel Trip Photo: San Juans Islands: Iceberg Point on Lopez Island atsunset.jpg
Costa Rica ; Doug, Ellen and BCVN friends; August 2012 Costa Rica Travel Trip Photo: Black-collored Hawk on our boat ride along canals in Parque Nacional Tortuguero
National Geographic Expeditions tour of Yellowstone National Park; Doug and Sandi; February 2012 Travel Trip: Yellowstone in Winter
Weaving Andean Stories-Tracing Argenina's Cultural Heritage & Traditions Nov 2011; Ellen and friends Travel Trip: Argentina
Australia: Sydney, Adelaide, Uluru & Kata Tjuta, Perth & the Turquoise Coas Sept 2011; Ellen and Doug Travel Trip: Uluru at Sunset
New York: Rosie's 100th; North Carolina: Visiting good friends May 2011; Ellen and Doug Travel Trip: New York: Rosie's 100th; North Carolina: Visiting good friends
Spain: Costa del Sol and Andalucia regions: Doug,Ellen, Sandi and Ivan; January 2011 Travel Trip: Beach on the Mediterranean Sea, looking south toward Dona Lola resort in Calahonda, Spain
Wisconsin:Apostle Islands and Lake Superior September 2010; Doug and Ellen Travel Trip: Beach on Lake Superior, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Bayfield, Wisconsin
Abiquiu and northern New Mexico trip: April 2010; Doug and Ellen Travel Trip: Volcanic tuff formations, Georgia O'Keefe's white place, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Four Corners, Colorado trip: September 2009; Doug and Ellen and BCVN friends Travel Trip: Long House ruins, Weatherill Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, Colorado
Florida trip: April 2009; Doug and Ellen Travel Trip: Great blue heron, Green Cay wildlife refuge, Florida
Costa Rica trip: January 2009; Doug, Ellen and Boulder County Volunteer Naturalist friends Travel Trip: Howler monkey, Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica
Flattops trip: July 2008; Doug, Ellen and Boulder County Volunteer Naturalist friends Travel Trip: Columbine, Flattops, Colorado
Southeast Alaska (Glacier Bay) trip: May 2008; Doug and Ellen Southeast Alaska (Glacier Bay) Travel Trip: Reid Glacier, Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska
Tucson area and Bosque del Apache NWR trip: March 2008; Doug, Ellen, Charles and Catherine Travel Trip: Desert bloom, Sonoran Desert Museum, Tuscon, Arizona
Bosque del Apache NWR trip: November 2007; Doug, Ellen and Boulder County Volunteer Naturalist friends Travel Trip: Sandhill crane flying over Bosque del Apache Ntional Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico
Pacific Northwest trip: Mt St Helens, Olympic Peninsula, Washington/Oregon Coasts; September 2007; Doug and Ellen Travel Trip Photo: Mt St Helens & North Fork Toutle River valley, Mt St Helens National Monument, WA

Other Travel Trips we have taken:

Fall tour, Colorado area, Doug and Ellen fall 2010
Fall tour, Colorado area, Doug and Ellen, Tim and Beth (friends) fall 2009
Charleston, South Carolina: Doug and Ellen, Charles and Catherine (friends) March 2007
New Zealand: Ellen and friends May 2006