Category Archives: National Parks

Arches National Park – I thought I was tired of rocks – I was wrong!

Father’s Day, Sunday June 18th ~ Moab, Utah I didn’t sleep well last night so this post will be short, but littered with pictures. Again the heat wave derailed our hiking plans, but we still got to see a few … Continue reading

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Canyonlands National Park and Dead Horse Point

Saturday, June 17th ~ Moab, Utah It is sweltering hot and TV stations are issuing High Heat warnings. Signs are posted everywhere reminding people to stay well hydrated. Initially we thought about just taking a “day off” and doing nothing, … Continue reading

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Capitol Reef National Park – A Sculptors Masterpiece in the Making

Part of June 14th and June 15th ~ Capitol Reef NP, Torrey, Utah Capitol Reef National Park Situated in Wayne County, Utah, this area was originally named “Wayne Wonderland”. Adopted into the National Park fold in 1971, it is a … Continue reading

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Fairyland and Mossy Cave – A Second Chance

Monday, June 12 ~ A return to Bryce, Fairyland and Mossy Cave The wind was still howling this morning, but the forecast claimed it would subside by sometime mid afternoon. We were both getting a little cabin fever and wanted … Continue reading

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HIGH WIND WARNINGS – Guess we are staying put for now…

June 11th ~ Stuck at Kodachrome Basin State Park for the day. Well, stuck is a harsh word. Tim was coming down with a bit of a bug and we chose to stay indoors, sit out the wind storm that … Continue reading

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Bryce Canyon National Park

June 10th ~ Bryce Canyon National Park The gusty wind seems to have calmed a smidgen, so we loaded into our tow vehicle, Jethro and headed toward the nearby town of Canyonville to gas up and pick up a couple … Continue reading

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Zion National Park ~ Reliving favorite moments from an earlier trip.

Thursday, June 8th ~ Zion National Park We got up and out fairly early for us, wanting to get up into Zion before noon in hopes of getting a spot in the South Campground right inside the park. They do … Continue reading

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Vermilion Cliffs and North Rim of the Grand Canyon

June 7th ~ Kaibab, AZ Today was primarily a travel day as we relocated from Page to Kaibab which is near the entrance to the north rim of the Grand Canyon. 

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A Watchtower and Petrified Dinosaur Poop

June 5th ~ Grand Canyon to Page, AZ We got on the road at a decent time today. Starting to get the hang of things with the RV and becoming more comfortable with what needs to be done, from the … Continue reading

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Bearizona and a Sneak Peek of the Grand Canyon

June 3rd and 4th ~ Canoga Park to the Grand Canyon On Saturday we got a later start than we had hoped and pulled out of Canoga Park just before noon. It simply took us longer than we anticipated to … Continue reading

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