My Favorite Arches

We spent three days in Arches National Park, and we saw so many arches in and around the park (there are over 2000(!) in the park).  But if I were to boil it down to my favorites, this is how I'd rank the top seven. (more…)

This Week On Instagram: 4/7/17

This week included some local shots of the spring sakura, some from our adventures in Arches National Park, and another from Yosemite.  It wasn't as active as last week, but I'm still playing around with my hashtags to maximize visibility.  Once I can identify some patterns, I'll be sure to…

Delicate Arch

Ok, folks, here it is... our very last arch!  You didn't think I'd run out of arches to talk about, did you? We were having so much fun playing around Devil's Garden that we had to actually rush a bit to get down to Delicate Arch before the started to…

Arches: The Most Amazing Day

Our first day in Arches wowed us with nature's splendor and the phenomenal discovery of these gravity-defying works of natural art. Our second day revealed to us the remarkable playground of the Fiery Furnace and saw us delve deeper into the park. But the third day?  The adage says "third…

Landscape Arch

I know I promised the amazing story of our third day in Arches last week, but I'm afraid I have one more post for you before I get to that. I also previously promised some panoramas of our stunning sunrise at Landscape Arch, and this is the promise I get…

Arches: The First Pass

A friend told us we could easily hit Arches National Park in a single day.  We ended up dedicating the better part of three to the one park - and I don't regret a moment of it. After an unsuccessful attempt at sunrise at North Window, we went exploring, as…

Corona Arch

After a long day exploring Island in the Sky, we took a day to rest.. which means we only went on two hikes instead of as many as we could fit in from sunup to sundown. Corona Arch is the arch that first piqued my interest in Arches National Park and…