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Sugar Sands and Dinghying Around Exuma’s National Park

April 16, 2017 34

Downwind sailing is by far the most relaxing experience we could hope for while cruising, yet somehow it seems we’re always…

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snow Denali National Park

Embracing the Unpredictable Weather in Denali

December 12, 2015 47

The giant state of Alaska is full of adventure, wildlife and extremely diverse landscapes.  With our Alaska Bound Adventures this summer…

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Ice Ice Baby! An Epic Glacier Hike in McCarthy Alaska

September 24, 2015 78

I have no idea how McCarthy ended up in our Alaska Bound plans but for some reason I knew we had…

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Icefields Parkway – Glaciers, Waterfalls & Helicopters Oh My

June 6, 2015 36

When we were turning onto highway 93 from Lake Louise, AB our GPS announced “Toll Booth Ahead” and I thought “Great,…

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A Lunar Landing at Badlands National Park

May 31, 2015 55

As I stood there gazing out past the golden prairie I could see it in the distance, another realm, another world,…

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Banff Alberta – Endless Mountains and Hot Springs

May 28, 2015 45

Our first big stop en route to Alaska is Banff Alberta and we kicked this trip off with a BANG!  Banff…

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Hoodoo Bryce Canyon and Free Camping? We do!

October 26, 2014 35

“A vast landscape of mini cities that have been etched into the canyon walls, and over the centuries have been brutally…

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The Painted Desert: where rocks morph into fiery colors

March 18, 2013 13

The Painted Desert is a vast rocky badlands alongside historic Route 66 that stretches from Arizona’s Grand Canyon to the Petrified…

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Petrified Forest: The Land of Dinosaurs

March 12, 2013 22

We’ve heard polarizing opinions about the Petrified Forest National Park.  Some warning it’s a complete waste of time and fuel to…

Chapel of the Transfiguration…Grand Teton National Park

October 5, 2011 14

A visit to Grand Teton National Park can be an overwhelming experience.  With it’s rugged hikes and abundant wildlife it’s hard to peel yourself away…