Colleen F. Moore   email:  cfmoore at

Info on my Children and Pollution book
My UW--Madison Psychology webpage
My Montana State University Psychology webpage

Index of my photo collections:

Native American Antiquities photo index A separate index of various Native American historical sites such as mounds, earthworks etc.

Ohio Native American Antiquities index
Hopewell sites, Flint Ridge, etc.

Yellowstone National Park (check back for changes!)

Native Orchids of Yellowstone: When and where to find them
This is the most comprehensive source available online.

Some Yellowstone Wildflowers

Yellowstone Hot -- beauty of thermal areas

Yellowstone November 2013 -- Last day roads were open

Yellowstone Winter 2014 (mostly animals)

Bozeman area day hiking & wildflowers
Lava Lake hike in Gallatin Canyon

Swan Creek hike in Gallatin Canyon

Gallatin River Trail in Gallatin Canyon

Deer Lake Trail in Gallatin Canyon (early season with bog orchids)

Deer Lake Overnight (late season)

Albino Lake (Taylor Fork, south of Big Sky)   

Beehive Basin (near Big Sky ski resort)        

Spanish Creek in Gallatin Canyon

Garnet Peak in Gallatin Canyon

Hellroaring Creek in Gallatin Canyon

Waterfalls of Hyalite Creek Trail

Triple Tree trail  features huge colony of Goodyera oblongifolia orchids

Bozeman .gpx files (use with Garmin or Google earth)
 There are .gpx files for most of the hikes listed above.
Right click, save and open in GoogleEarth

Mountain Backpacking Trips


Beartooths 2021 (Island Lake trailhead)

Beartooths 2020 (Island Lake trailhead)

Beartooths 2019 (East Rosebud trailhead, lots of wild orchids)

Beartooths 2018 (East Rosebud trailhead)

Spanish Lakes 2017

Winds 2016

Beartooths 2016

Lake Plateau 2015 (in Absaroka-Beartooth wilderness)

Beartooths 2014

Winds 2013

Winds 2012     

Winds 2009

Winds 2008


Winds 2006     

Winds 2005

Winds 2004  

Winds 2003  Roll1  Roll2  Roll3

Beartooths 2010

Great Lakes Area (Native Orchids etc) Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore 2010

Carney Fen, Michigan 2010 Ramshead and Calypso orchids

Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan  Orchids 2005

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Michigan, 2007

Wisconsin and Michigan 2012, Ramshead and striped coral roots

New Zealand, 2008 Hiking and culture in both North and South Island

War Memorials A collection of war and veteran's memorials

mostly Wisconsin, but a few in New Zealand and Canada

Some Native American Antiquities Includes: Aztalan and Cahokia Mounds

    Petroglyphs at Roche a Cri WI and Wash St. Park MO

    Burial mounds at Indian Mound Park, St Paul, MN

  Legend Rock Petroglyphs, WY 

Wisconsin Indian Mounds (plus one North Dakota)

Grand Canyon May 2013
Grand Canyon backpack webpages

Grand Canyon gpx file of route
(right-click, save as plain text with .gpx extension,
then open in GoogleEarth)

Grand Canyon Hermit Trail, March 2018

page updated May16, 2019