Your Perfect Arches Itinerary: 2 Days in Arches National Park

The perfect desert adventure is waiting for you in Moab, Utah, at Arches National Park! This outdoor playground is home to the highest density of natural sandstone arches in the world: we’re talking over 2,000 documented to date! Full of breathtaking red rock features and scenic hiking trails, Arches National Park is sure to impress … Read more

15 Best Grand Canyon Airbnbs & Vacation Rentals: Glamping, Tiny Houses + Beyond

The Grand Canyon is one of those places that figures highly on nearly everyone’s U.S. bucket lists. This stunning natural wonder was one of the first national parks in the United States, the result of erosion from the Colorado River over 6 million years. At a whopping 277 miles long and a maximum depth over … Read more

The Perfect 7-Day Mighty 5 Utah Road Trip Itinerary (2021)

Anybody who loves the outdoors needs to visit the incredible state of Utah! Utah has so many options including phenomenal national parks (five of them!), hot springs, ski resorts, and more! Pack your bags and your camera because this 7-day Utah itinerary has all of Utah’s unique destinations laid out in the perfect order. I’ve … Read more

National Park Gift Guide: 30+ Thoughtful Gifts for National Park Lovers

If you’re wondering what to get someone who loves National Parks, this is the perfect gift guide for you! Here are all the best national park gifts, from Acadia to Zion! How Do I Gift a National Parks Pass? Easy! REI sells the America the Beautiful Annual Pass online.  If you want to get a great gift for … Read more

Grand Canyon in Winter: 19 Things to Know Before You Go

Snow covered landscape of the Grand Canyon in the winter months

If you have always dreamed of gazing into the Grand Canyon, you have probably pictured its 6,000-foot tall cliff walls, glowing red landscape, and unparalleled desert scenery. Looking down into one of the world’s largest canyons and the many layers of rock revealed by the force of the Colorado River is like looking back in … Read more

11 Best Hikes in Glacier National Park

With over 734 miles of scenic hiking trails, Glacier National Park has a wealth of hiking to explore. There’s a trail for every experience level and age group from a family-friendly boardwalk hike around the massive old-growth cedars near Lake McDonald to challenging mountain passes that offer rewarding views of the pristine landscape below. Pack … Read more

Winter in Zion National Park: What to Know Before You Go

Many outdoor enthusiasts argue that winter in Zion is the best time to visit this beloved national park in southwest Utah! Home to Angels Landing and the famous Emerald Pools, Zion National Park is often ranked as one of the most visited national parks in the United States. However, in the winter, Zion’s tall canyon … Read more

Winter in Glacier National Park: 21 Things to Know Before You Go!

Towering peaks, lush meadows, alpine lakes, and abundant wildlife sightings await visitors in Glacier National Park no matter the time of year. A well-known piece of the Crown of the Continent, Glacier National Park is home to over 700 miles of hiking trails, making it a paradise for outdoor adventures! In the summertime, grizzly bear … Read more