Welcome to my adventures!

Below are trip reports from a few of my various adventures.  I have info on trails, parks, hot springs, scenic drives, and many other cool things.  I’m adding new reports each week, so check out my blog page for the most recent additions.  Enjoy!!


Shasta – Cold Creek Climb
Northern California Coast – Highway 1
Point Reyes National Seashore – Tomales Point
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park – James Irvine to Miner’s Ridge Loop
Sierra Hot Springs


Colorado National Monument – Monument Canyon Trail
Great Sand Dunes National Park – The Dunes
Orvis Hot Springs
Ouray Hot Springs
Valley View Hot Springs
Willow Lake Trail


Jerry Johnson Hot Springs


Glacier National Park – Grinnell Glacier
Glacier National Park – Iceberg Lake
Glacier National Park – Pitamaken-Dawson Pass Loop
Glacier National Park – Scenic Point
Symes Hot Springs

New Mexico

White Sands National Monument – The Dunefield


Cathedral Gorge State Park
Central Nevada via the Lincoln Highway – Highway 50
Great Basin National Park – Alpine Lakes, Bristlecone and Rock Glacier Trails
Great Basin National Park – Lehman Caves
Great Basin National Park – Wheeler Peak
Valley of Fire State Park


Mount Hood – McNeil Point and Ho Rock
Mount Hood – Southside Climb (with overnight)
Mount Hood – Timberline Trail
Oregon Caves – Discovery Cave Tour
Southern Oregon Coast – Highway 101
Wallowas – Four Day Backpack Trip


Big Bend National Park – Hot Springs District
Big Bend National Park – South Rim Loop
Guadalupe National Park – Guadalupe Peak
McDonald Observatory – Daytime Tour


Arches National Park – Delicate Arch Trail
Bryce Canyon National Park – Scenic Drive
Canyonlands National Park – Chesler Park and the Joint Trail
Canyonlands National Park – Confluence Trail
Canyonlands National Park – Druid Arch Trail
Canyonlands National Park – Lathrop Trail
Canyonlands National Park – Murphy Trail
Capitol Reef National Park – Burr Trail and Bullfrog Road
Capitol Reef National Park – Fruita District
Goblin Valley State Park
Hovenweep National Monument – Square Tower Loop
Kodachrome Basin State Park
Muley Point
Mystic Hot Springs
Scenic Byway 12 – Red Canyon to Boulder
Zion National Park – Observation Point


Alpine Lakes Wilderness – The Enchantments
Mount Rainier – Camp Muir
Mount Rainier – Summit Climb
North Cascades – Easy Pass Backpack