This time of year, it’s fun to look back and reflect on the year as a whole. 2014 is almost here, but before the clock strikes midnight and the calendar resets, I thought it would be fun to pick out some favorite photos from the past year. A lot of them are from prior posts,…Continue Reading “Fave Photos of 2013!”

Park Beat XVI – Canyonlands National Park

Each year, as the seasons pass by, many of the national parks are cast in a new light. We weren’t exactly sure what to expect when we decided to visit Canyonlands National Park in late November, but as we drove towards the Island in the Sky Visitor Center, we entered a scene that was hard…Continue Reading “Park Beat XVI – Canyonlands National Park”

Park Beat XIV – Joshua Tree National Park

Driving into the desert is both exhilirating and solemn. The feeling of freedom abounds; free to explore and step out alone. There are no limits. Where the Mojave meets the Colorado Desert, mile after mile, foreign terrain stretches out past oddly shaped Joshua trees and large stacked boulders. Funky cacti sprout out in every direction….Continue Reading “Park Beat XIV – Joshua Tree National Park”