Trekking from Rim to Rim of the Grand Canyon

Crossing the Grand Canyon rim-to-rim is a raw and rugged challenge.   The experience of the full tour is one of the most intimate ways to experience the Grand Canyon. The views of the canyon are unbelievable and physical challenge is legit. This trek is not to be...

Petroglyph National Monument, New Mexico

Petroglyph National Monument is a repetitively new park, that did not exist when I was a kid. I have been to Albuquerque, a number of times but have never had the chance to explore this park. Have you? Whats your favorite thing to do here?

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Cedar Breaks National Monument, UT

When I was around 8 or 9, on a family vacation with two of my cousins. We visited Cedar Breaks and Bryce Canyon. Both amazing parks and great memories. With winter here Cedar Breaks is to cold to visit but… “I am dreaming of warm camping, just like the ones I use to know. Where the treetops glisten and children listen to hear the birds tweet…”

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Red Rock Canyon, BLM, Nevada

Our magical adventures carry us off to the majestic BLM land of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area just out side of Las Vegas, NV. I have been to the park many times, which is set up as a big loop with many places to stop along the way to take a hike or take in the beauty of the South West.

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Wilder Ranch State Park, California

I found myself in the Bay area once not all that long ago and saw a neat looking state park off to the south. The park has a little bit of everything – very nice views, Redwoods, rugged coastline, meadows, and even a historical museum.

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Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, WI

One day I hope to actually visit the Great Lakes in person. Do you have any favorite spots or special places you would like to eventually visit around the Great Lakes? This week my virtual adventures carry me off to Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in WI.

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Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

As a young lad of maybe 9 or 10, I remember going to Mesa Verde and exploring the old Native American dwellings and especially climbing up and down all the wooden ladders. It was a blast. My assistant visited the park as a teenager, while traveling around the four...

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Introduction to Route Finding

If you like exploring and spending time in  the mountains, you understand the desire and drive to get deeper into more beautiful and rugged terrain. To safely travel through complex mountain terrain you must safely navigate a not straight-forward route. Route Finding...

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