Grand Canyon in the Winter

Visiting the Grand Canyon in Winter

What to expect when visiting the Grand Canyon in winter. With cooler temperatures and smaller crowds, it can be a great time to visit.

Day Trip from Pagosa Springs

While there is a ton to do in Pagosa Springs itself, its location in south-central Colorado lends itself to exploring a lot of nearby amazing places… and this is one … Read more

Things to Do in Pagosa Springs

Located in the Sunbelt of southern Colorado, the town of Pagosa Springs is easily one of the most charming towns we’ve visited. Outdoor lovers will find hiking, skiing and ancient … Read more

South Dakota National Parks

South Dakota National Parks Guide

When it comes to national parks, South Dakota is one of our favorite states. Actually, it’s just one of our favorite states period. When most folks think about South Dakota, … Read more

North Dakota National Parks

A Guide to the North Dakota National Parks

North Dakota is home to three units of the National Park Service: Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site and Knife River Indian Villages National Historic … Read more

Things to Do in Medora, ND

We first visited North Dakota’s Theodore Roosevelt National Park back in 2012. We spent a couple of days exploring the park but really didn’t give its hometown of Medora a … Read more

Hiking the Caprock Coulee Loop

Normally, I wouldn’t write an entire article about a single hike in a national park, much less a popular 4-mile loop like the Caprock Coulee Loop, but our experience on … Read more