On our second day at Saguaro National Park outside of Tucson, AZ, we set our eyes on the highest point … Continue reading Climbing Wasson Peak, Highest Point in the Tucson Mountain District of Saguaro N.P.
Nearly the moment we entered the desert in California, I made it my mission to eventually find the tall, cartoonish … Continue reading Saguaro National Park: Signal Hill Trail
Our visit to southern Utah in late October/early November meant that weather was a bit of a factor in planning … Continue reading Walking Amongst the Hoodoos of Bryce Canyon
From the start of our trip five months prior, the Narrows were on our radar. Not sure if we’d ultimately … Continue reading Zion in Autumn: Hiking the Narrows
Zion National Park is best known for two hikes: The Narrows and Angel’s Landing. The Narrows was one of the … Continue reading Observation Point: The Best Hike in Zion You May Not Have Heard Of
Any respectable cross country trip of the United States typically includes a stop at the Grand Canyon – okay, if … Continue reading Some Grandfatherly Bonding Time at the Grand Canyon South Rim
My preconceptions about Death Valley prior to visiting were that it was a pretty barren and bleak – if not … Continue reading Who knew Death Valley had so much to offer? Just a few more reasons it is one of our favorite national parks…