Our Dirty Dozen Favorite Places for Summer 2014

Discussing our really good Summer 2014 with some friends recently, we could not limit our favorites places & visits to just the top three.   In no particular order, we chose our ‘dirty dozen’ favorites and share those here. Big Bend – a puzzling National Park.  One of the least visited and spectacular.  Limited amenities and … More Our Dirty Dozen Favorite Places for Summer 2014

Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Lower Falls & Private Hike

We did a hike of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone Lower Falls with our friends Jen & Deas of NealysonWheels led by Ranger Steve.  Ranger Steve gave us a history of the Canyon and the discussed the first non-Native American visitors to the Canyon – and Yellowstone National Park-  America’s first park and “The National Park” … More Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Lower Falls & Private Hike

Old Faithful Inn

Yellowstone’s Old Faithful Inn    The Old Faithful Inn provides a glimpse into the Park’s past and the creation of the jewel that is Yellowstone…The building was constructed by the Great Northern Pacific railroad – construction carried out over 1903-1904 – to attract wealthy visitors who demanded good lodging.     Using locally-obtained materials, the … More Old Faithful Inn