Black Hills of South Dakota

Black Hills was named so by the Native Americans due to the evergreen Ponderosa pines that grow on the slopes … More

Colorado Sand Dunes, Valley View Hot Springs and the Magical San Luis Valley

Colorado is so strikingly beautiful I’d be surprised if you randomly found yourself in this “quirky”, remote, sparsely inhabited and … More

Yosemite – “El Capitan” of California National Parks

If Zion National Park is the crown jewel of Utah’s Mighty 5, then Yosemite is “El Capitan” of California National Parks. Majestic, breathtaking, spectacular, a masterpiece of nature in the Eastern Sierras of Central California!

Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks

Yellowstone was established in 1872 as the 1st National Park in the United States, even before the territories of Wyoming … More