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The following posts relate to a National Park or National Preserve. They are ordered by date (most recent at top).

10 months and no posts… what’s up?

10 months and no posts… what’s up?...

It has been a while since our last post and no we did not fall off the face of the earth. The last few months have been extremely busy...
Yosemite in Fall

Yosemite in Fall...

From Dusty and Sharon’s house it is a 1.5 hour drive to the Tioga Pass entrance of Yosemite National Park. With winter fast approaching...
Lava Beds National Monument and Tulelake CA

Lava Beds National Monument and Tulelake CA...

In planning our route back down towards Southern California we had resigned ourselves to finding something unique to visit on the way...
Mount St Helens National Volcanic Monument

Mount St Helens National Volcanic Monument...

In 1980 Mount St Helens erupted in a gaseous explosion that blew out the side of the once towering volcanic dome sending a pyroclastic...
Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park...

When you look at a map of the United States paying particular attention to the state of Washington you will spot a piece of the land...
Fun on the Islands for our Anniversary

Fun on the Islands for our Anniversary...

September 14 fell on a Wednesday this year making for a perfect mid-week get away into the San Juan Islands of Washington State. Leaving...
Drive Wallace to Twisp and Twisp to Anacortes

Drive Wallace to Twisp and Twisp to Anacortes...

When you only have a vague idea of where you want to go it really makes planning the route a lot of fun. Normally we start out a few...
Who was the Joker that named this Easy Pass

Who was the Joker that named this Easy Pass...

Twisp is near the town of Winthrop both of which cater to tourists from the Seattle area. The weekend we picked to travel to the area...
August in Glacier National Park

August in Glacier National Park...

With our month in Glacier National Park ending we find ourselves at the end of a very eventful, fun, and memorable August. Departing...
One of the Few Remaining Magical Things – Aurora Borealis over Glacier National Park

One of the Few Remaining Magical Things – Aurora Borealis over Glacier National Park...

Katarina summed it up best, “There are very few magical things left in this world”. The Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, are...
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