Backpacking, Camping, Colorado, Hiking, United States

Lake Isabelle Winter Overnight

Type 1 Fun: Fun all the time, during and after.Type 2 Fun: Miserable during it, but not that bad on reflection, and maybe indeed a little fun. Type 3 Fun: Never fun, both during and after reflection when it is all over. I am trying to decide if my overnight adventure to Lake Isabelle was… Continue reading Lake Isabelle Winter Overnight

Camping, Hiking, Hot Springs, National Parks & Monuments, State Parks, United States, Wyoming, Yellowstone National Park

Falling for Yellowstone: Day 4 – Norris Geyser Basin, Mount Washburn, Mud Volcano, & Yellowstone Lake

October 3, 2022 The final full day in Yellowstone arrived as we crawled out of the rain soaked tent that was thankfully still keeping us perfectly dry inside despite being solidly drenched for four nights. It seemed like the precipitation was holding off, so we quickly packed up the wet tent as best as we… Continue reading Falling for Yellowstone: Day 4 – Norris Geyser Basin, Mount Washburn, Mud Volcano, & Yellowstone Lake

Camping, Hiking, Hot Springs, National Parks & Monuments, State Parks, United States, Waterfalls, Wyoming, Yellowstone National Park

Falling for Yellowstone: Day 3 – Mammoth Hot Springs, Wraith Falls, Tower Falls, Dunraven Pass, & Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

October 2, 2022 The weather was not willing to play nice during this trip to Yellowstone. Upon waking up to another chilly, rainy day with precipitation forecasted throughout the day, Eric and I took to debating the day's itinerary I had planned. Ideally, we would be heading to Dunraven Pass to summit Mount Washburn in… Continue reading Falling for Yellowstone: Day 3 – Mammoth Hot Springs, Wraith Falls, Tower Falls, Dunraven Pass, & Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

Arches National Park, Camping, Hiking, National Parks & Monuments, State Parks, United States, Utah

A BeaUTAHful Bucket List: Day 10 – Chicken Corners & Arches National Park

Day 10 - April 4, 2022 The take aways... If you get an inkling the food tote broke in half on the road to Chicken Corners, that's probably because it really didArches Thai has amazing phoThe dinosaur tracks are always worth a stopWe didn't know anything about where we were after dark Crystal Geyser stopped… Continue reading A BeaUTAHful Bucket List: Day 10 – Chicken Corners & Arches National Park

Camping, Hiking, National Parks & Monuments, State Parks, United States, Utah, Zion National Park

A BeaUTAHful Bucket List: Day 9 – Zion National Park

Day 9 - April 3, 2022 The take aways... Check if the Narrows are open before lugging the hip waders up Angels LandingLottery permit systems can be a joyous thingKolob Canyon is worth the peekI-70 has gorgeous rest areasYou can fall asleep to the sounds of a geyser in the desert! It's Angels Landing day!… Continue reading A BeaUTAHful Bucket List: Day 9 – Zion National Park