My recent visit to Zion National Park in Utah was challenging, breathtaking, incredible, and of course tremendously fun. I like to think this video I made captures both the beauty and tomfoolery well. Trail reviews for Kolob Canyon, West Rim, and the Grand Canyon are coming soon to Further Along!
With my next trip to Nepal just a few weeks away, the following photos are an invitation to look back and briefly experience my third trip to Nepal in October 2014. Each of my trips to Nepal have been unique and full of differing challenges and distinct joys. This one was no different. Thankfully, I had … Continue reading In Photos: October In Nepal
While on our last backpacking trip southbound on the Appalachian Trail in Georgia from Three Forks to Springer Mountain, Eric and I thought it would be great to give some demonstrations of two of our most trusted bits of gear while on the trail: our water filter & our stove. Hiking makes us hungry & thirsty … Continue reading Sawyer Mini Water Filter & Soto WindMaster Stove
We awoke at Willow Flat Campground and packed the car early, leaving our site before 8AM to make the drive to our next stop: While certainly beautiful in it's own right and entirely worth seeing, to me, Arches had a distinct amusement park feel. It's the kind of place where you pick up a map early … Continue reading Arches National Park
After toughing out snow on I70-West from Denver and weaving our way through canyons and mountain passes alike, Eric and I arrived in Utah for what we considered the highlight of our American West adventure -Canyonlands National Park Utah - Life Elevated. Or is it Life Levitated?Canyonlands National Park is divided into 4 districts: Island In The … Continue reading Canyonlands National Park – Island In The Sky
Colorado is the true sunshine state, seeing more sunny days a year than Florida, and the day Eric and I traveled north from Denver to Estes Park was no exception. Weaving our way past Boulder and up through a tight canyon to Estes Park, we arrived ready for the first National Park of our week … Continue reading Rocky Mountain National Park – Bear Lake to Emerald Lake