As the campers quiet down and crawl into their sleeping bags, as sizzling fires are snuffed out, and as the … Continue reading Dark Skies, Bright Stars: Utah’s National Park’s After Dark
So after climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro, I joined my fellow hikers on a five-day safari around Tanzania. We’d traveled so far … Continue reading On Safari for Tanzania’s Big 5
After weeks in the mid to high 90s in Portland, it was time for me to get out of the … Continue reading Take a Hot Hike to Cool Off at Falls Creek Falls
What do you get when you combine freezing temps, blue skies, silky white snow, and alpine lakes in the Canadian … Continue reading Lake Agnes Hike
One of the Seven Wonders of Oregon, the Painted Hills in eastern Oregon near the John Day Fossil beds are … Continue reading Painted Hills of Oregon
While it may still be September and the sun is shining in Oregon, winter is coming! And with it snow, skiing, … Continue reading Ski season is almost here!
Last week, I travel to Colorado for my first hiking trip in the Rocky Mountains. I was super excited to … Continue reading A Stary Night at Rocky Mountain National Park