S: LasCasas Family Vacation - Yellowstone 2011
1: 2011 Yellowstone Family Vacation
4: Yellowstone, here we come... | Let the vacation begin Lenny got his hat!!! | June 30, 2011
5: Our first waterfall...we had to stop!
6: Snowball Fight | We were down there now we're up here
7: Looking West from the Beartooth Highway onto the Rock Creek Valley and the Absaroka Range
8: Wyoming will never be the same!
12: On top of the Beartooth Plateau
13: Coming down the south side of the Beartooth northeast of Yellowstone, looking down at the Yellowstone River
15: We finally made it!
16: Cooke City - Wyoming The first of many bison we encountered he just moseyed on up to the Potato Van | Ground Squirrel!!!
18: Grand Canyon of Yellowstone | July 1, 2011 | Chittenden Bridge | At the base of Uncle Tom's Trail | U | Upper Falls | Upper Falls 109 feet
19: We LOVE our sister!!!
20: 328 step descent "of torture" down Uncle Tom's Trail | We thought our lungs were going to explode on the way back up! | Lower Falls 308 feet
21: Devin enjoying a little trail mix and the view | This was a Yellow-bellied Marmot that popped out to say hello while at the same time scaring Devin
22: Lenny spotting our first bear.
23: We had to get a picture with Trevor | The Lamar Valley
24: Canyon We all saddled up for our first horseback ride | July 2, 2011 | Tricia on Apache Joe | Brendan on Casper | Devin on Coalie | Lenny was on April | Tony was good OLD Dick
27: A quick stop at the Le Hardy Rapids
29: The Howard Eaton Trail
30: Where are we??? | How much further? | Devin was very upset with Ranger Rick "31/2 miles seriously" Who knows for sure some say 3 some say 7 some say 100
31: ...and then it was Lenny's turn | What a spectacular display of balance...
32: Lake Hotel | Dinner at the Lake Hotel
33: West Thumb Geyser Basin | July 3, 2011
34: Kepler Cascade
35: Old Faithful
36: Lunch break at the Old Faithful Inn
37: Crossing the Firehole River to Fairy Falls 3.6 miles
38: Fairy Falls 197 feet
39: This gave new meaning to ice cold water!
41: The Grand Prismatic Spring
43: What did she say? | Dinner - Old Faithful Inn | Brendan's face begs of "please stop taking pictures"
44: Mt. Washburn 7 miles | Devin reenacting the opening scene from Sound of Music! | July 4, 2011
45: I can see it...we're almost to the top...sorry Brendan, not even close
48: Most over used line goes to...drum roll Brendan "Get a Straw" I'm just sayin'
49: Devin managed to "Suck it up" and make it to the top with the rest of us.
50: We spot a grizzly bear while making our way down Mt.Washburn
51: Guess who left his mark???
52: Yellowstone traffic jam
53: Roosevelt Chuck Wagon Dinner | Steak, Beans & Cowboy Coffee
55: The kids with Cowboy Glen Justice
56: Fireworks Display from the Grizzly Amphitheater
60: Stopping to take in the views on our way to the Grand Tetons | July 5, 2011 | Gibbon Falls
62: Steam rising from Lower Geyser Basin
63: Firehole Falls 40 feet | Lewis Falls 29 feet
64: Jackson Hole, Wyoming White Water Rafting on the Snake River | July 5, 2011
65: Crossing the "Lunch Counter"
68: Check out that Cowboy | July 6, 2011 | Linda | Nancy | Opie | Stiffler
69: Colter Bay
70: Jenny Lake Grand Teton Wyoming | 4.5 mile hike around the south side of Jenny Lake
71: Hidden Falls 200 feet
75: Inspiration Point Jenny Lake
78: Dinner at the Grand Teton Lodge
79: Jackson Lake - what a wonderful way to spend the morning! | July 7, 2011
81: Brendan & Devin Kayaking on Jackson Lake
82: L | Lenny was the only one brave enough to go in!
85: Brendan, Lenny & Devin's luxurious accommodations in the Grand Teton's
86: July 8, 2011
88: Our cabin in the Grand Tetons
90: Lake Yellowstone
91: We couldn't forget to get a picture with the Famous Potato Van!!! | Black Hole! Yikes
92: Driving through the Shoshone Forest on our way to Cody, Wyoming
94: Lunch at Irma's in Cody, Wyoming | We all had a laugh when Devin asked about the Rocky Mountain Oysters...she never did take a bite! | Tony stayed here 30 years ago!
95: Denver, Colorado Airport on our way home to Florida. Humidity here we come. Ughh! | July 9, 2011
97: Jupiter to Yellowstone and back again 11 days 4200 air miles traveled 600+ road miles 30 miles of hiking Canoing / Kayaking Horseback Riding Whitewater Rafting 3 Grizzlies 8 Black Bear Prong Horn Elk Mule Deer Yellow-bellied Marmots Ground Squirrels 1 Bald Eagle Wolves Hundreds of Bison Highest Peak - Mt Washburn @ 10,243 ft and Thousands of Wonderful Memories