Monday, July 8, 2013

Yellowstone

We spent the 4th in Yellowstone for the 
Larsen Family Reunion.

It was lovely up there and lots of fun.
Next year we'll all pray for much less rain
but I think everyone had a good time anyway!

Ryan and I left Wednesday right after work and spent the night at the cabin.
Thursday we got up and ready and headed to Yellowstone.

Thursday included
driving
family
boardwalks
red white and blue
hot pots
picnic
a quick stop at Old Faithful
cherry pit spit {Ryan won}
dinner with the whole family
word searches 
games for the kids
birkenstocks
rain
fireworks
a deflated air mattress






























the boys doing a cherry pit spit in honor of Nolan















Friday included
matching shirts
the sunken city
touring
driving
rain
hail
water falls
animal spotting
picnic in the rain
more hot pots
wet clothes
a fire
hot dogs
a new air mattress































Saturday included
driving
touring
black bear in the distance
'wolves'
water falls
mountain berry ice cream
bigger hail
rain
lake
lily pads
camping pants
Old Faithful
more rain
rainbows
amazing sky
dinner at a restaurant 











































Sunday included
packing up camp
broken tent pole
Midway 
hot pots
driving
Ryan's art at the ranger station
subway
home










 



We had a great weekend!
I always love vacations with Ryan.
And Yellowstone was extra beautiful this year.
I think all the moisture this winter caused it to be extra green
and have more wildflowers than usual.

Until next year Yellowstone!


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