Category Archives: National Parks

Canyonlands National Park Utah It was a mildly frightening drive from Capitol Reef National Park over to Canyonlands in Moab, Utah.  Just hundreds of miles of empty valley floor with giant birds hanging around the side of the road just waiting for you to break down so they can eat you.  Tanya and I had visited […]

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Capitol Reef National Park Utah In continuing on past Mesa Verde National Park I headed across the Colorado border into southern Utah and then weaved my way up into the literal middle of nowhere.  Like no cars, gas stations, or people middle of nowhere.  While it was somewhat unnerving not seeing a whole lot of […]

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Mesa Verde National Park Colorado After escaping the snow in Black Canyon of the Gunnison, I was ready for some National Parks that I wasn’t going to freeze to death at.  I headed south to check out Mesa Verde National Park, a few hour drive from there near the four corners area.  I can’t say […]

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Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park Colorado In continuing my epic National Parks project, next on the list was Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park in Colorado.  I headed out on a cheap $220 flight from LA to Grand Junction, which is a small town somewhat near the eastern border with Utah.  I […]

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