The Perfect 2 Days in Yellowstone Road Trip Itinerary

IMPORTANT NOTE: Yellowstone National Park has undergone historic flooding, leading to the temporary closure of all entrances as of the time of writing, June 16, 2022. Estimates for when parts of the park will reopen are as are as June 18, but this remains TBD. Even when the park reopens, several places will be closed, … Read more

Badlands National Park Itinerary: 1, 2, or 3 Days of Adventure!

The prettiest formations of rock in the Badlands!

South Dakota is seriously one of the coolest states in America. It doesn’t seem to have that reputation, but it is true!  The Black Hills and Custer State Park are gorgeous and full of wildlife. The Cathedral Spires are one of the most prominent rock climbing destinations in the United States. As the state is full of exciting wildlife and … Read more

The Essential 2 Days in Glacier National Park Itinerary

There’s a place where mountains disappear into alpine lakes, wildlife roams free and abundant, and breathtaking views await around every turn. Welcome to Glacier National Park, set in Montana’s Rocky Mountains! Part of the world’s first international peace park, Glacier NP is located in northern Montana and is seamed to Waterton Lakes National Park at … Read more

Your 10-Day Colorado National Parks Road Trip Itinerary

4 of the 61 national parks in the United States are located in Colorado — some 5%! — and they just happen to be some of the parks with the most incredible views! Colorado is home to Rocky Mountain National Park too, which is one of the most-visited national parks in the United States! From … Read more

Complete Guide to the Avalanche Lake Hike in Glacier National Park

Nestled on the west side of Glacier National Park is one of the most beautiful hikes in the country: Avalanche Lake, sitting pretty at an elevation of 3,905 feet. This Montana park draws over two million visitors a year, most of them being hikers and outdoor enthusiasts. Avalanche Lake is known for its impressive beauty … Read more

9 Fun Things to Do in Rocky Mountain National Park in Winter

Rocky Mountain National Park is a winter wonderland located outside the adorable mountain town of Estes Park, Colorado. The park is 415 square miles and only a two-hour drive from Denver, Colorado, making it an excellent day trip from Denver or an easy addition to your Denver itinerary. Rocky Mountain is known for its snowy … Read more

North Rim Vs. South Rim Grand Canyon: Which Side is Right for You?

grand canyon lodge at sunset in the north rim grand canyon

The Grand Canyon is rightfully one of the most renowned landmarks in all of America, and there’s no wonder that it figures high on nearly everyone’s national parks bucket list. The Grand Canyon was formed by the rushing waters of the Colorado River after many million years of erosion and assisted by plate tectonics which … Read more

The Perfect 2 Days in Grand Teton Itinerary: Road Trip Style

The Teton Range stands tall over Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. Their recognizable formation is alluring to mountaineers, photographers, hikers, and road trippers alike. We will be traveling across the park from south to north with stops at all of the best attractions!  Grab your camera, binoculars, and hiking gear, and get ready for … Read more