Our Saturday

Woo – it has been a busy week, so we are just now getting around to talking about Saturday.  Isn’t that crazy?  Anyway, here was our Saturday.

We went walking past our favorite tree

Cataloochee Ski is still open, though the season will be ending soon.

News flash – Cataloochee has announced that they will be open through April 11. What a great season for our neighbors!

Natasha was fascinated watching the skiers and snowboarders

Went walking past the Ski Lodge, which is nowhere near as busy as just a few weeks ago

And then came walking back up past our favorite tree looking up toward Cataloochee Ranch

One final view of the tree - looking out East over the mountain ranges

And then we walked back to the house

May not be earth shattering, but we do love our Saturday morning walks.


  1. Corgi Country Crew on April 8, 2010 at 7:45 pm

    Nice views, and it’s always good to get out for walkies!

  2. Steve & Kat on April 2, 2010 at 10:47 am

    Your favorite tree looks much better with snow.


  3. Honey the Great Dane on April 1, 2010 at 8:43 pm

    Wow – I didn’t realise you lived so close to a ski field…how cool is that! 😀

    Honey the Great Dane

  4. The Army of Four on April 1, 2010 at 5:17 pm

    I like that last view best!
    PLay bows,

  5. Dennis the Vizsla on April 1, 2010 at 11:55 am

    The tails tell it all! 🙂

  6. norwood on April 1, 2010 at 12:04 am

    I’m with you guys.. It may be the same walks or hikes but it is so nice to take long ones on the weekends. Ahhh!

  7. Lorenza on April 1, 2010 at 12:03 am

    Sure you had a pawesome Saturday!
    Thanks for sharing it!
    Kisses and hugs

  8. Twinkietinydog on March 31, 2010 at 8:22 pm

    Walkies can be very exciting. I appreciated all the photos especially the last one of my floofy furiends.

  9. Siku Marie, the White Dog on March 31, 2010 at 7:48 pm

    I totally understand. It is just not Saturday without my trip to the Park! On another note, We’re halfway there–from now on the funds raised go to Khyra’s favorite charity in honor of the transport work her mom does! Don’t forget to leave a comment on Ben’s blog! It is worth $1 toward animal rescue: http://lifeon3legs.wordpress.com/2010/03/18/a-year-ago/ Thanks.

  10. Kari on March 31, 2010 at 6:35 pm

    So why is it your favorite tree?

  11. Sagira on March 31, 2010 at 6:01 pm

    Sounds like a great Saturday!

  12. Lucky Luke on March 31, 2010 at 4:18 pm

    Gosh I love your Saturday walks, too!

    And what a special tree. My the Mom has all ways been fascinated with a tree’s skeleton in the winter time.

    I wish we lived where you live!

    wif love from the Luke

  13. Khyra on March 31, 2010 at 3:09 pm

    The earth doesn’t have to shatter to have fun!

    Thanks fur sharing these great pikhs!


  14. Wild Dingo on March 31, 2010 at 1:43 pm

    nothing like seeing a bunch of pantyloons and jodhpurs on a saturday morning to wake you up!

  15. AC on March 31, 2010 at 1:40 pm

    What a contrast with the ski slopes and the ground around your tree. I’m sure you all miss your snow. Looks like a relaxing Saturday walk.

  16. Jake and Fergi on March 31, 2010 at 11:55 am

    We love your walks. And we love your TREE! (Moma says … please do a collage, someday, of that tree through the seasons! It is spectacular.)

    Jake and Fergs and Moma

  17. Mack and Mia on March 31, 2010 at 10:12 am

    That sure was a good Saturday morning walkie! and now your favorate tree is our favorate tree. Does it smell nice?

    Wags and Woofs,
    Mack and Mia

  18. Jeanine on March 31, 2010 at 9:13 am

    It seems like your snow disappeared pretty quickly! OUr ski spots are still open but down here in the valley we are preparing for the heat of summer! Yuck!

  19. Houndstooth on March 31, 2010 at 9:12 am

    I think you should have stuck to walking and stayed out of the car! That does look like a great walk. Perhaps Natasha was gazing wistfully at the snow on the ski hill. It looks like Rusty even managed to walk in front with the rest of The Herd for a change!

  20. Life With Dogs on March 31, 2010 at 8:26 am

    That is far more relaxing than a car ride, no? 🙂
    It looks like your ski areas may stay open longer than many of ours. How crazy is that?

  21. Togo the Dog on March 31, 2010 at 7:46 am

    I love saturdays because daddy’s home!


  22. Rocco on March 31, 2010 at 7:08 am

    I love your Saturday morning walks too!

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