Adventures in Colorado and around the World

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Desert Wanderings, A Roadtrip Diary: Part 2

Sunday, November 3: We slept in at the hotel, knowing we wanted to visit some slot canyons in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and they’re best in the midday light. We

Desert Wanderings, A Roadtrip Diary: Part 1

Friday, November 1: We started our drive after wrapping up work for the day and dropping the pup off at his daycare/boarding facility. We don’t seem capable of driving into

Welcome to Durango

All the way back in July, my little family and I made the big move to Durango, CO. Jason and I fell in love with this bustling mountain town the

Back Again

No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man ~Heraclitus The desert surrounding the former uranium mining town

High Sierra Trail Packing List

Prior to the High Sierra Trail, the longest backpacking trip I had ever done was 4 days/3 nights on the Teton Crest Trail in 2014. With my back problems, I

High Sierra Trail Logistics

Planning for the High Sierra Trail was the most difficult part of the whole trip. After months of staring at bus schedules and fees, looking up rental car options (going