Complete National Parks of the United States by Mel White

This book is awesome. Not only does it go into detail about the 59 National Parks in the United States, but also National Monuments, Battlefields, Historic Sites, Scenic Trails, Recreation Areas, and Seashores. The book gives a quick overview of the history of the area, things to do, and when to visit. This book added…

Read More

Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park, located in northern Montana, was the first International Peace Park – Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park – and is an International Dark Sky Park. Visiting Glacier National Park has been at the top of my bucket list for a very long time now. I planned our entire 2017 two week road-trip around Glacier…

Read More

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park is a magical place that I intend to visit again and again. There is so much to see and do. This post is an overview of my trips to Yellowstone, divided up by area of the park.

Read More

Grand Teton National Park

I was awe struck when I first caught sight of the Grand Teton range from U.S. HWY 26. One instant I’m driving along looking at a forest of pine trees and the next I was looking at mountains so massive I literally thought I was seeing a mirage.

Read More

Sinks Canyon State Park

Sinks Canyon State Park is near Lander Wyoming in the Wind River Mountains. The middle fork of the Popo Agie River seems to disappear into the mountain at “The Sink” and reemerges at “The Rise” a quarter mile down the canyon. It takes the water 2 hours to move from The Sink to the calm…

Read More