BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK GUIDE

AT A GLANCE: The Badlands are a massive expanse (244,000 acres) of rock layered canyons and spires. The park is a large, unique shape, with most of the attractions and trails on the Northeast side of the park. The thing about the Badlands is that a lot of the park looks very similar. You will […]

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DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK GUIDE

  AT A GLANCE: Death Valley is one of my favorite National Parks in the US. If there’s one place in this world that looks like an entirely different planet, it’s Death Valley. The landscape here is entirely unique and it is truly phenomenal to experience. I honestly have a hard time explaining it because […]

ARCHES NATIONAL PARK GUIDE

ARCHES AT A GLANCE: Arches is a very ‘wild west’ looking park with red rock outcroppings all over the 76 acres. This National Park is pretty self explanatory. The main thing you will see? Arches. Lots of them. In fact, there are more than 2,000 natural stone arches in this park! The great thing about […]

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ZION NATIONAL PARK GUIDE

Zion at a Glance: Zion National Park is home to some gorgeous Jurassic Park-like scenery and some awesome, yet pain inducing, hikes. This isn’t quite a fair statement due to two reasons: I was drastically and pathetically out of shape upon arrival, and I chose to do the most strenuous hike for my first hike. […]

CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK GUIDE

Canyonlands is my favorite National Park that we visited on our road trip out west. I either didn’t do too much research on it or the pictures I saw weren’t very great…but for whatever reason, I had no idea what to expect. Canyonlands has 3 districts: Island in the Sky, The Needles and The Maze. […]

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO THE WILD WILD WEST

Wild West- We’ve all seen pictures and movies of the Wild West in America, so you know that there are places on places to explore. The wild west is filled with state parks, national parks, overlooks and so much more! But to anyone planning this trip for the first time, it can be daunting. How […]