Sedona – A family trip in the outdoors

Descending Chicken Point

Several times a year, I am tasked with one of my favorite things: planning a family trip. This time, I didn’t have to come up with the destination. I asked my wife and daughter where they wanted to go and they quickly came up with Sedona. We hadn’t been to Sedona since the fires of […]

Family Trip Part 2 – Bryce Canyon National Park

Thor's Hammer at Bryce Canyon National Park

After we were done visiting Zion National Park, we headed out to Bryce Canyon National Park. We were basically recreating the trip I took when I was a child. While we were sad to say goodbye to Zion, we were excited what we would find down the road. — We took the Zion-Mount Carmel Highway […]

Family Trip Part 1 – Zion National Park: Emerald Pools, Weeping Rock, and Angels Landing

Zion Canyon from Angel's Landing

Continuing our trend for visiting National Parks, we decided to visit two on one trip. Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon National Park are both parks that I visited when I was a child. Seeing it through my daughter’s eyes was an added bonus. A trend I have seen in National Parks since my childhood […]

Glacier National Park – A Family Trip

Alpine meadows on the way to Hidden Lake

This was another one of our family trips to a national park. So far, as a family, we’ve been to Yosemite, Yellowstone, and Rocky Mountain National Parks. After watching a document last year about Glacier National Park, we decided to go there, too. We were able to go on several hikes, but I found myself […]