May 22, 2018

Mather Campground

South Rim 

Grand Canyon National Park

We loved our 7 nights at Mather Campground, located on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park.

The 327-site campground lies beneath tall Ponderosa pine trees.  Our site had lots of shade, and some sunny areas too...

May 15, 2018

Black Rock Campground

Yucca Valley, California 

You have brains in your head.

You have feet in your shoes.

You can steer yourself

any direction you choose.

Dr. Seuss

Joshua Tree is our second National Park of the trip. 

The mountain views,  Joshua Trees, and camping under th...

May 8, 2018

Grand Canyon

South Rim 

Grand, magnificent Canyon,
Where flows that wild, matchless stream,
That races its way through the mountains,
Where earth in its making is seen:
Where temple, cathedral, and castle,
Minaret, steeple, and dome,
Were carved by the mighty world build...

April 30, 2018

We moved out of our house and into our Winnebago and we’re calling the National Parks home for the next 6 months! We’ll be visiting 25 parks on our trip.

October 11, 2017

Strong currents rushing against our legs. Stones of all shapes and sizes underfoot.  Red rock cliffs as high as 2000 feet twisting, turning, towering above. Not a single soul out ahead of us. The whole canyon to ourselves.  The whole wild world ours.

October 9, 2017

There are 20 miles of Towpath Trail running through Cuyahoga Valley National Park. This is where we do most of our Towpath riding.

October 9, 2017

Sheer drop-offs, amazing views, a tarantula and two owls.

October 8, 2017

This 1.6 mile hike (roundtrip) was recommended as a good place to watch the sunset.

October 8, 2017

There are sections of this trail that remind us of the Allegheny National Forest, and others of the Appalachian Trail.

October 7, 2017

Stony Man Summit is a short, 1.6 mile roundtrip hike to the second highest peak in the park.  It's a short climb and a beautiful trail that has beautiful views of the mountains and valley.

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