Southwest Road Trip Part I: Home to Grand Canyon National Park

The Grand Canyon is magical at sunrise with the warm pink light bathing every crevasse and cranny until the most ethereal landscape unfolds in front of you. The park truly redeemed itself to us during the wee morning hour as we drove through and made a stop at Navajo Point.

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Leaving the World Behind in Polebridge, Montana

“So there’s no indoor plumbing and no electricity where we are staying?” my husband questioned while we jostled and bumped down the 32 mile scabrous dirt road. “Basically….and we’ll have to pee in an outhouse or the woods,” I replied nonchalantly.  I am a dreadful liar, but maybe if I made it sound like no big…

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Five Alternative Views to Yellowstone’s Iconic Attractions

  Every national park has their unique set of iconic features.  Yosemite has El Capitan and Half Dome, Olympic has the Hoh Rain Forest, Grand Tetons has its famed mountain range, and Crater Lake has its surreal cobalt lake.  But Yellowstone National Park is the shining star of our national park system when it comes…

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