Yellowstone National Park in northwestern Wyoming is a very large park. It’s larger than Rhode Island and Delaware combined. While … More
In August/September of 2022, Teddy and I did a 13-day road trip through Idaho, Montana, South Dakota, North Dakota, and … More
If you’ve never heard of 30A, I was also once that person. I lived in Florida for two years and … More
Staunton, Virginia is located in the central part of the state on the western side. It is a great basecamp … More
My first visit to Mammoth Cave National Park was in 2021 on a road trip with Teddy from Pennsylvania to … More
The first time I ever visited Luray Caverns was when I was a kid on the way to Shenandoah National … More
There are some of my favorite apps I use while traveling. They help with where to find great food, the route to take, where to stay, interesting spots to stop along the way, and great places to hike.
We spent time in 5 states including Nevada, California, Utah, Arizona, and New Mexico. We visited 9 National Parks, 3 State Parks, as well as National Forests, Monuments, Preserves and Tribal Parks.
Valley of Fire State Park has been on my list of places to visit for about the last few years. I saw a picture of it online while researching a trip and knew I wanted to go when I would be in the area in a future. Fast forward a few years and on our Southwest Road Trip, I was able to finally visit!
I shared earlier that this was a National Park we didn’t really expect much from but just the scenic drive itself was so impressive we know we will be back.