Tag: Camping

Yosemite National Park

Is there a place more treasured within the U.S. National Park system than Yosemite National Park? This country’s modern understanding of conservation of public lands begins with the Yosemite’s designation as a National Park. While the idea of Yosemite has great importance, the Park… Continue Reading “Yosemite National Park”

Arches National Park

Arches National Park, home of the iconic Delicate Arch, is a must visit in Utah.

Glacier National Park

There is no other place I’ve visited that comes close to the beauty and experience that Glacier National Park offers. It’s a National Park filled with remote wilderness, aqua glacial lakes, majestic mountains, and vast glaciers. To say this was the most anticipated stop… Continue Reading “Glacier National Park”

Bryce Canyon National Park

Utah is must on any road trip for a reason! Among the many, varied National Parks in this state is the small but mighty Bryce Canyon National Park. From the magical-looking sand structures, known as hoodoos, to the red/orange earth, Bryce was absolutely impressive.… Continue Reading “Bryce Canyon National Park”

Zion National Park

Zion is a breathtakingly beautiful National Park with unparalleled and adventurous hikes! It should definitely be on the must visit list! Check out the details of my hiking and camping experience at Zion in my newest blog post.

Yellowstone National Park

Winter came early to Yellowstone (in August!). Ice and heavy snow at higher elevations and trail closures combined forced us to drive around the majestic Park and explore a lot of different sites. Check out this guide to visiting Yellowstone National Park!

West Coast Road Trip – Camp Reservations

During our road trip this summer, we’re visiting and camping at some of the most popular National Parks in the country. While it’s an amazing experience, camping in National Parks, particularly established campgrounds in popular ones, require advance planning. Given the ground we’re covering… Continue Reading “West Coast Road Trip – Camp Reservations”

Appalachian Trail – Four Years Later

The Appalachian Trail will always be a special place for me. I hiked thru hiked the Trail four years. From March to September, I slowly made my way north over three seasons hiking through 14 states, climbing countless mountains, taking some iconic photographs and… Continue Reading “Appalachian Trail – Four Years Later”

Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2 Tent

    The Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2 Tent is an extremely light but durable tent. In the three years that I owned the Fly Creek, it survived six months on the Appalachian Trail, an eight week cross-country motorcycle trip and many short camping… Continue Reading “Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2 Tent”

Rim to Rim Hike – Grand Canyon National Park

My sister and I hiked the Grand Canyon from the north rim to the south rim last summer. We planned for a four day hike but we made good time and finished in three days. As any sane person would do, we celebrated the… Continue Reading “Rim to Rim Hike – Grand Canyon National Park”