Tag: National Park

Yosemite National Park

July 13, 2017 Wow! We just spent three days in Yosemite and it absolutely lived up to the hype. We drove in after leaving Sequoia at about 3-4 pm. We wandered around and took some pictures. The first stop is tunnel view. You come out of this tunnel and its this amazing view featuring Yosemite’s…

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Bend to Sacramento

July 8, 2017 Today was a very long and very hot drive. Before I complain about that I’ll tell you about our return trip to Crater Lake National Park. We went last April and it was covered in about 15 feet of snow. We walked around and got some re-created pictures from when we came…

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Zion National Park

April 14. 2017 People told us about Zion. They warned us. They said it was their favorite park. Still, we weren’t prepared for the impressiveness hat is Zion National Park. We drove through the typical Utah desert and then you get to Zion and it is so vast. You begin by being dwarfed by this…

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Bryce Canyon National Park

April 13, 2017 We had the most amazing time at Bryce yesterday. We hiked the Navajo loop/Queens Garden trail and it was beautiful. You ascend into hoodoos and then walk through an alpine forest. It reminded me of home. We stopped for lunch at the bottom and just sat looking at the red rocks. The…

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Capitol Reef National Park

April 12, 2017 We drove from Monument Valley to Capitol Reef yesterday. On the way we stopped at Natural Bridges National Monument. It was a really nice area and we even got to hike under a bridge. From there we drove to Capitol Reef National Park. It didn’t look like much from the road but…

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Canyonlands National Park

April 10, 2017, After dinner we went up to Canyonlands National Park to watch the sunset. We parked the van right on a cliff and laid in the back. It was so peaceful and beautiful. It is so nice to have Arches and Canyonlands so close together. We only got to go to the Island…

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Arches National Park

April 10, 2017 Just spent 2 days in Moab. We got there on Saturday and went to the store. Kirk saw a great deal on firewood so he bought three bundles. Of course we get to the RV resort and there’s no campfires allowed. The camp sites were tight and the shower sucked but we…

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