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When friends knew we were embarking on a tour of Utah’s national parks, several told us, “Each park is different!” And we remember thinking that red rocks are red rocks, so surely that’s not true. But one mile into Canyonlands … Continue reading
Sometimes seeing a national park means prioritizing sites rather than just driving from Point A to Point B. And that’s certainly true for Arches National Park. Rangers at visitor centers know how to deal with us tourists and amateur photographers, … Continue reading
With innumerable glimpses of this earth we live on, selecting one location has its limitations. But Capitol Reef offers a spectacular earthly view not just on Earth Day, but every day: rugged rocks rising tall from the earth; shades of … Continue reading
With all good intentions, we wanted to write extensive blog posts commending the National Park Service and God for creating glorious parks around incredible natural scenery. But fall is for travel, and we’re finding we’re not adept at posting while … Continue reading
It’s been a great year for us, albeit a quieter one in terms of travel. But any year with good health, connections with family and friends, and a few getaways is a good year for us. At the top of … Continue reading
You may think that visiting a fort would be at the bottom of your to-do list when coasting. After all, beaches beckon. Or pastimes — shopping, fishing, golfing, and the like — call you to while away your leisure hours. … Continue reading