Nothing like doing stuff like that with your kiddos. My girls use to love going fishing with dad when they were little. I am an old man now and with that comes taking the grandkids. I don't know who gets more excited about seeing them catch something me or them. I think its a close toss up.
I started taking my kids fishing not long after they were walking. Keeping them from getting bored is the yough part. We have a little creek high up in the mountain that is just loaded with little brookies that refuse to stay off a hook. No tropy fish by any means but a super good time.
More than 15 years later we still go up at least once a year just to enjoy the memories. And my grandson is walking now so I get to start all over again.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...