Category Archives: National Parks

Horseshoe Canyon, Utah’s Most Famous Art Gallery

You might think Utah’s best art Gallery is in Salt Lake or perhaps Park City, but truth be known Utah’s most famous art gallery is in a red rock canyon near the San Rafael Swell.  How could Utah’s best gallery … Continue reading

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Hiking the West Rim Trail – Zion National Park

Hiking the West rim of Zion National park provides majestic views into the seldom seen back country of Zion.  You begin at Lava point, one of the highest points in Zion and slowly descend your way on the rim until entering … Continue reading

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Zion Canyon Overlook Trail – A Must Hike in Zion

The Zion Canyon Overlook trail in Zion National Park is an easy hike with a huge payoff at the end.  The hike is just a little more than a mile round trip and provides great panoramic views of the canyon. … Continue reading

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Ride Zion National Park – A Unique Way to See a Classic Park

Zion is one of the country’s iconic National Parks that attracts visitors from all around the world.  Many view its steep walls and beautiful Mesas from an automobile or from the parks shuttles.  To really take in all of Zions … Continue reading

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Bryce in Winter – Even more Beautiful, Even more Cold

There is nothing like it anywhere else in the world – Bryce Canyon is truly a place of unique beauty.  Hundreds of thousands come to this National Park every year to admire the scenic vistas and hike its many trails. … Continue reading

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Ride The Big Chief Loop – Dead Horse Point

Just 19 miles northwest of Moab a large plateau rises high above the valley floor known as Dead Horse Point.  There are excellent views from trails all over the park, but one of the funnest is the Big Chief Loop … Continue reading

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Northwest of Eden is the Devil’s Garden – Arches National Park

Northwest of Eden is the Devil’s Garden -at least in Arches National Park.  The Devil’s Garden is one of the premiere hiking spots in Arches National Park.   It’s about 12 miles up the road from the Garden of Eden … Continue reading

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Schoolmarms Bloomers – Cowboy Chaps – Delicate Arch – Arches National Park

It has been given many names.  Early settlers called it Schoolmarms Bloomers and Cowboy Chaps.  Its official name is Delicate Arch, but no matter what you call it their is no name to adequately describe the grandeur and majesty of … Continue reading

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Get Lost in the Fiery Furnace – Arches National Park

It is easy to lose yourself both metaphorically and literally in the Fiery Furnace.  This hike through canyon coves, rock spires and natural arches is a challenge to navigate, but offers an experience like few places in the world.  The … Continue reading

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