Category Archives: National Parks

Mount St. Helens Washington / View all Parks Easily one of the places I wanted to visit most in my lifetime was Mount St. Helens Volcano in Washington.  I’ve always been transfixed on all the stories that came out of the disaster and if there’s been a documentary on it you can bet I’ve seen it. […]

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Olympic National Park Washington / View all National Parks It’s officially been six years since the last time I was up at Olympic National Park, and I’ve been wanting to get back almost since I last left.  There’s something wonderful about the coastal Pacific Northwest that I just love.  Since Tanya, Lily and I were up […]

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Matanuska Glacier Alaska The Matanuska Glacier was without a doubt the highlight of our Alaska trip for me.  Since the glacier is basically sitting on the side of the road, it’s very easy to get to and being on private land there’s none of that ‘you can only get so close’ business.  The people who […]

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Denali National Park Alaska / View all National Parks We arrived at Denali National Park a couple weeks into a really fantastic fall color change, even though we were in central Alaska’s tundra, there was some serious shades of yellow and red to be seen.  The only problem is the rain finally decided to show […]

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