Explore, National Parks

The grand Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon. That one canyon that is the most grand. Up until April of 2017, Grand Canyon National Park seemed like this fantasy place in the American Souhwest where cool people went. Everyone knows about the Grand Canyon, which made me kind of nervous to go. Like I wrote in my post about Zion,… Continue reading The grand Grand Canyon

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Zion National Park: the last of the mighty 5

During our April trip to southwest Utah and Arizona, I was almost most definitely most most most excited about Zion. Ever since learning about the national parks and studying them all obsessively, Zion stood out to me as one of the best. To me, it has the prominence and the prestige, without the hype and attention… Continue reading Zion National Park: the last of the mighty 5

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Bryce Canyon National Park deserves the world and more

Bryce, Bryce, Bryce. You SLY dog. When people think about Utah national parks - Arches.. Zion... those are the big ones that come to mind. But... BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK IS THERE WAITING FOR THOSE WHO DARE. Ok maybe a bit dramatic. Bryce Canyon is less than an hour and half from Zion, and it's… Continue reading Bryce Canyon National Park deserves the world and more

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Small Town Colorado: Buena Vista, CO

One of the parts of Colorado that I'm enjoying the most is how every town kinda feels like a small town. While there are certainly some considerably populated areas - it’s not like I’m living in like, Wyoming - every region is typically surrounded by open lands, tons and tons of cows, and big skies.… Continue reading Small Town Colorado: Buena Vista, CO