Coyote Buttes, Coral Pink Sand Dunes and Dinosaur Tracks!

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After my amazing, wonder-filled visits to Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks it was time to move on to yet another place that had long been on my “bucket list”. I read about “The Wave” (part of Coyote Buttes North … Continue reading

The Magic of Bryce Canyon

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Once again I’m astonished at the length of time it has taken me to get to a post. I can blame my ongoing struggle with inconsistent (and often nonexistent) internet connection for most of the delay, but I also enjoyed … Continue reading

Be Still My Heart… Love Zion! (part 2)

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While visiting with the park ranger (mentioned in the last post) who was so helpful with her trail suggestions, I asked her if any would be preferable… photographically speaking… early or late in the day. Thankfully she had some knowledge … Continue reading

Be Still My Heart… Love Zion! (part 1)

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Zion National Park is a place I have anticipated seeing for a very long time. I was actually heading there in the early spring of 2012 when I had my first (and thankfully minor) breakdown in The Beast. That happened … Continue reading

The Utah I Never Knew

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Until a few months ago I never knew any of Utah beyond the Salt Lake City airport. Last fall, during the “baby steps” of my journey, I squeaked through the very northeast corner of the state. After leaving Colorado on … Continue reading

Onward to Wyoming

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The gods are smiling on me! Seriously!! Every day has been glorious. When there is “weather” it only adds to the “awe” factor. The days have been sunny to partly cloudy (always dramatic clouds) and the nights have been delightfully … Continue reading

Day 15. Already???

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I’ll get back to days 9-14, but just to fill you all in, I’m in Utah! Red Fleet State Park to be precise, right on the outskirts of Ashley National Forest in the very NE tip of the state. I … Continue reading