Eureka!

With our first measurable snowfall of the season this past weekend, all eyes naturally turn upward toward the majestic silhouette of Eureka Peak. Aside from its natural beauty, Eureka Peak is something of an emblem for Graeagle as it can be said that in our earliest recollections, this is where it all started. In 1851…

Cabin Conundrum

What Do You Call a Cabin?         On a recent road trip, I had the opportunity to expose myself to that great American knowledge base known as Talk Radio. I perked up when the topic shifted to “What is your definition of a cabin?” It seemed like a simple enough question, but…

Mountain Men

Harvey West, Jr October 18, 1922 – April 26, 2011 The men who populate a mountain community are essentially country boys with altitude. They are the guys you turn to when stuff needs doing…or fixing…or building. They breathe new life into ancient transport and get you unstuck from snow drifts. Their vehicle of choice is…