If you were to play the game where you are given a set of items and tasked to choose the … Continue reading The Forgotten National Parks, Part 2: Hot Springs
I didn’t start this trip with the idea of seeing as many national parks as possible, but it has slowly … Continue reading The Forgotten National Parks, Part I: Mammoth Cave
When I started planning my trip, I had a fairly nonchalant attitude towards Niagara Falls. I was neither that excited … Continue reading Niagara Falls – Famous for a Reason
I spent a windy, rainy day driving through Illinois and Indiana. The strong gusts surprised me and, coupled with the … Continue reading Caves, Castles, and Cars in Ohio
A stop that has been on my roadmap since the inception of this trip has been Decorah, Iowa and Heritage … Continue reading Heritage Farms – Harkening to Both the Past and the Future
When contemplating the drive across southern South Dakota, I readied myself to be extremely bored. The map looked flat and … Continue reading Corn Palace!
I left Montana just in time to escape a snowstorm and found myself in the Black Hills, gullied by a … Continue reading The Badlands Aren’t Bad
Trailhead: Grays Peak Trailhead Starting Elevation: 11,250 Ending Elevation: 14,278 Total Gain: 3,540 Mileage: 8.5 Since I now have one … Continue reading Grays and Torreys – A Two 14er Day