Monthly Archives: April 2012

Devil’s Garden, Arches National Park, UT

There’s a lot to see as you drive through Arches National Park, UT.  If and when, you get to the end of the road you come to a place called the Devil’s Garden.  It’s a pretty spectacular place to relax, … Continue reading

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“Balancing Rock,” Nature’s Balancing Act

In Arches National Park, UT there is a rock formation that defies gravity and is pretty amazing.  “Balancing Rock” has a total height of about 128 feet with the Rock itself rising 55 feet above the base. The rock used … Continue reading

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Not so Famous Cigar Quotes, “Smokin Sunset”

“I just love a smoking sunset, don’t you?”

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The Grand Canyon, Sometimes it’s as Simple as Black & White

I love the Grand Canyon, and I travel there often.  Up until a few years ago my travels to the Canyon were limited to the three times in my life when I visited with my family as a young boy. … Continue reading

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Sunrise in the Basin of Kodachrome

Kodachrome Basin is a state park in Utah.  Located 20 miles southeast of Bryce Canyon.  Geologist believe the park was, at one time, similar to Yelowstone National Park.  Hot springs and geysers covered the area until they eventually filled up … Continue reading

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Sunset in the Valley of the Rocks

The Navajo call it “Tsé Biiʼ Ndzisgaii,” translated it means, Valley of the Rocks.  We know it as Monument Valley.  What ever you call it, it sure looks beautiful at sunset.

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Road to the Chocolate Cliffs

The road up to Escalante National Monument takes one through some beautiful and diverse terrain.  The first “step”  of the Grand Staircase is known as the Chocolate Cliffs.  Today’s photo op is of the road to the Chocolate Cliffs.  It’s … Continue reading

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More “Not so Famous” Quotes

“I just love a nice long ride, don’t you?”

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“Not so Famous” Biker Quote

“Nice Ride”

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The Grand Pacific Glacier, “Black Ice”

The Grand Pacific Glacier of British Columbia and Alaska is not your average glacier.  The 25 mile long glacier begins here at Glacier Bay National Park, AK and trends east through the Grand Pacific Pass eventually ending at the head … Continue reading

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