Joe Is a Jesus-lovin, picture takin fool from banks, oregon. His other hobbies include climbing, hiking, fixing his vanagon, and pretty much anything slightly dangerous or far from the ground.

With an enormous love for life and people, joe brings a smile to everything he does. this blog is a small glimpse of his view on the world and the things created in it.


Yep, Another Year

Yep, Another Year

“Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.”
— Corrie ten Boom

I don't have much to say this time, except I like that quote, I had an amazing weekend, and I am very happy. I debated writing some 2016 wrap-up or something, but I scrapped that idea because there was more bad than good for me. Ha! So, here are the pics:

Because the lifts were closed, I hiked over a mile up the mountain with my backpack and snowboard to get this shot. So so worth it. Also, I met and talked to an awesome couple on the way down who were also admiring this scene, so that was exciting :)

Color of the Night

Color of the Night

Snobsville and the Snow

Snobsville and the Snow