If you really want to know about this blog or its author, you can find the information here. Otherwise, I bet you’d prefer to see the information about my adventures. You can check out the places I have been or you can follow me chronologically:

Spring 2023: TBD

Winter 2023: Texas

Summer 2022: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Spring 2022:

Winter 2022: Big Bend National Park

Fall 2021: NM to UT + TX

  • NM: Taos Area
  • UT: Grand Staircase – Escalante National Monument
  • AZ: Grand Canyon – Parashant National Monument, Grand Canyon (North and South Rims)
  • TX: Big Bend National Park and Big Bend Ranch State Park

Spring 2021: Texas to California

  • TX: Big Bend Ranch State Park, Big Bend National Park
  • NM: White Sands National Park, Miscellaneous places
  • AZ: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Grand Canyon National Park
  • CA: Palm Springs area, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Death Valley National Park

Fall 2020: Washington to Arizona

Summer 2020: Wind River Range

Winter 2020: Texas

Fall 2019: Southwest Utah and Southern California

Summer 2019: Northeast Utah

Spring 2019: Death Valley and More

Fall 2018: Nepal’s Annapurna Region

Summer 2018: Yosemite National Park (NE quadrant)

Spring 2018: Nepal: People, Home & Field, Landscape

Spring 2018: Death Valley and Arizona

Fall 2017: Mountain West

Summer 2017: Montana

Spring 2017: Southwestern desert

Fall 2016: Montana through Arizona:

Note: My 2012-2015 trips are shown in a less organized manner than the 2016+ trips, but their pictures are just as exciting.

June and September 2015: ND, AZ, CA: Maah Daah Hey Trail, Arizona, Yosemite

July-August, 2014: North Dakota through Utah: Theodore National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park (briefly), Zion National Park (briefly), more.

July 2013: South Dakota through California: Badlands National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Continental Divide Trail (just one section), Yosemite National Park, Point Reyes National Seashore, more.

Or if you wish, you may peruse the list of places I have been.

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Winter 2023 is done

For my winter trip this year, I again visited Big Bend National Park.  What’s new?  Well, I also visited some Texas state parks and other places that are not called parks.  So you get more variety this year.  Here it is.

Fall 2021 is done

I have finished my Fall 2021 trips and posted the photos.  For the first trip, I started in New Mexico and then went to southern Utah and northern Arizona.   For the second trip I went to the Big Bend region of Texas.  Highlights included Alstrom Point, Wheeler Peak and of course the Grand Canyon.  (Sorry … Continue reading Fall 2021 is done

Spring 2021 is done

I have finished my Spring 2021 trip and posted the photos.  I covered far west Texas through southern California.  While it was a good trip, the nature of the trip is that I ended up with fewer photos than usual.

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