A Piece of Heaven in Valley of the Gods

“We’ll travel to find grounds and rooftops and tiny hidden parks, where we’ll sit and dismiss the passing time…I need to feel a place while I’m in it.” – Victoria Erickson I have to admit. I’m not the easiest person to travel with because like the quote above by Victoria Alexander states “I need to…

Bryce on my Mind

“May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous leading to the most amazing view…” Edward Abbey Bryce Canyon is located in Southern Utah and known for “Hoodoos” which are crimson colored odd-shaped pillars. The park is a lot smaller than Arches and Canyonlands with a lot of stunning viewpoints and spectacular vistas. There are a…

Lost in Canyonlands

“I’ve seen it all And it’s never enough It keeps leaving me needing you Take me away” – Lifehouse Canyonlands is not easy to describe. Filled with jagged peaks, sharp turns, treacherous roads and captivating viewpoints. You feel overwhelmed, inadequate and lost all at once. A week isn’t enough to explore the entire park. We…

Wild About Arches (National Park)

“Slice of life becomes part of the mosaic of your times” – Charles Champlin I desperately needed a break from life. I wanted something extraordinary and felt visiting Moab would be the perfect vacation. It took us close to 12 hours of driving to get there. It should have been 11 hours but we got sidetracked…