Road Trip Packing Essentials

There are so many road trip packing lists out there that it can be overwhelming! When it comes down to it, your list is going to vary based on your destination, itinerary, and personal preferences. There are four items, though, that I always pack on a road trip. Whatever road you are on, wherever it... Continue Reading →

Our Favorite Way to See Arches National Park in a Day

Kenon and I are gearing up for another trip to Moab this weekend. His parents are visiting so we’re having a family camping weekend. We will be spending a lot of time in Arches National Park since Kenon’s dad and his brother have never been there. It got us thinking about our favorite way to... Continue Reading →

Our National Parks Goal

Kenon and I set a goal for ourselves: To visit all the National Parks in the contiguous 48 states before I turn 30. That’s 47 national parks to scratch off our map before January, 2022. Seriously, though, we have the scratch off map. We already have all of the National Parks in Utah, along with... Continue Reading →

Part 4: Moki Dugway Drive

Moki Dugway is one of those Utah hidden gems. Except, this one doesn’t glimmer. It stuns and gets your heart clamoring to exit your chest. We encountered Moki Dugway on our way from Natural Bridges National Monument to Monument Valley. It was my turn to drive. For as many road trips as I have under... Continue Reading →

Great Basin National Park

Date of Trip: October 21st, 2017 We were originally planning on spending an entire four-day weekend at this tiny national treasure. Since Kenon was only two weeks in to a collarbone injury we decided to slim it down to just one day. Great Basin is a must on your national parks bucket list. Even if... Continue Reading →

The Subway – Zion National Park

Date of Trip: Sunday, January 14th, 2018 How to do it like we did: This is a must-do at Zion! Prepare well - this intro to canyoneering demands careful planning and healthy bodies. Plan your trip early because permits are necessary to visit The Subway and you will want to reserve yours in advance. Reserve... Continue Reading →

First Blog Post

The idea for this blog was kindled by my love for traveling. My husband and I thrive from getting out and about. Whether it is a short hike in the Wasatch, a day trip to Park City Mountain Resort, or a sixteen-hour roundtrip drive to camp with friends for the weekend we just want to... Continue Reading →

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