Our one week road trip to Orange Beach, AL. Also includes stops in Mississippi and a day trip to Perdido Key, FL.
Finally some L.A. Beaches! We visited Santa Monica, Venice Beach, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach and Redondo Beach.
Images from Orange County beaches including Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Balboa and Seal Beach.
Hiking around Ozark National Forest and exploring the Buffalo National River in Ponca, Arkansas.
A quick drive around Ozark National Scenic Riverway near Van Buren and Eminence, Missouri.
Wanderings through downtown, Beaver Lake and Thorncrown Chapel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.
An overview of our fall foliage trip to the Arkansas and Missouri Ozarks.
Blog Hazy Days in the Palouse We didn’t do much on our stay in Kennewick, Washington. Our hotel was on Clover Island so we...
Blog Oregon’s Painted Hills When we had arrived at Crater Lake National Park we still had some glaring questions as to our return route. ...
When we started planning our summer road trip we had a plan to drive from Texas to California, up the coast to Washington, visit...
On the Road in Texas Dallas to Lubbock Once again we found ourselves in West Texas for Thanksgiving, so I naturally I had to...
An overview of our 2018 week-long road trip from Texas to Florida and back.
This was the shortest of side trips. We were visiting family Northwest of Las Vegas. The clouds looked decent, so we decided to explore...
It’s been awhile since we visited Death Valley Valley National Park, and by “awhile” I mean nearly 9 years. The last (and only) time...
I’ve been living in Texas seven years now and I’ve decided it’s time to make more of an effort to expand my Texas portfolio...
I’ve always wanted to see a total solar eclipse, Unfortunately for me, the last total solar eclipse to cross the United States was in...
No matter how many times I've seen photographed it, I always love taking a sunset visit to the Huntington Beach pier.
I finally caught up on some of my American the Beautiful coin art projects so I convinced Travis it was time to visit another!...
Colorado wanderings: visiting Vail and revisiting Rocky Mountain National Park
A weekend trip to Huntington Beach, CA. Visiting old favorites while testing new camera.
Favorite photos from our travels in 2013.
The Tioga Pass was finally open, and we were excited to see the parts Yosemite which had eluded us on all our previous trips.
We visited Mono Lake on our road trip in 2009 and I've always wanted to return. Finally I get my chance.
Our final new coin art park of our mini road trip – Great Basin National Park.
Our overnight trip to Bryce National Park -- we'll have to go back when we have more time.
Touring both the Upper and Lower Antelope Canyons in Page, AZ.
Recap of our last few internet-free days on the road. Full posts to come later.
Taking the scenic route through Monument Valley on the way to Page, AZ.
Our side-trips around Moab on our mini-road trip in 2013.
Our long weekend tour of Arches National Park in Utah.
A quick sampling of Mesa Verde National Park on our way from Durango to Moab.
Hanging out in Durango and our evening trip up the San Juan Skyway.
Day 1 & 2 of our mini-road trip and trip to Great Sand Dunes National Park.
Our planned itinerary on our mini-road trip from Dallas, TX to Oxnard, CA.
Wandering the Upper Geyser Basin during a gorgeous stormy sunset.
First explorations of Shenandoah National Park in Virginia... with bears!
Camping and exploring Chaco Culture National Historical Park in New Mexico.
A springtime tour of Vicksburg National Military Park in Mississippi.
A weekend in Yosemite to seek the elusive firefall and other wanderings.
In February 2013 we took a long vacation to visit El Yunque National Forest and the Caribbean.
A quick overnight trip to Chickasaw National Recreation Area to scout and check out fall foliage.
Visiting Acadia National Park on a weekend trip through New England during autumn.
A weekend trip to White Mountains National Forest to see the autumn fall foliage.
A visit to Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park during our week stay on the Big Island in Hawaii.
The hunt for pink birds in Tampa Bay, FL.
Brisk morning walk to find skyline shots in Philadephia.
A long weekend exploration of the varied landscapes of Olympic National Park.
A nighttime photo drive around San Francisco with friends.
A nighttime stroll of New York City to view the Tribute in Light on the 10-year anniversary of 9/11.
A little Bolsa Chica wandering to practice photographing birds.
The conditions for our afternoon aerial tour of Dallas turn out to be less than ideal.
A lazy weekend getaway to the scenic forest of cypress trees at Caddo Lake.
5/5 on 2010 National Parks! Our rainy Oregon adventures with the reluctant Mt. Hood.
Our weekend of grey skies and Columbia River Gorge waterfalls, not a bad combination.
A springtime trip to Yosemite National Park, this time with better weather and some unexpected snow.
Our April quest to find scenic Texas bluebonnet fields turned out to be more difficult than anticipated.
Round-up of our Texas weekend excursions in April: Pedernales Falls State Park, Enchanted Rock State Natural Area and Hamilton Pool.
Our trip to the first of the parks featured in the America the Beautiful coin series: Hot Springs National Park in Arkansas.
Beginning thoughts on our new quest to visit all of the 56 parks featured in the U.S. Mint's America the Beautiful quarter series.
Whirlwind weekend trip through Rocky Mountain National Park and Denver, Colorado.
A quick swing through the snowy Grand Canyon while relocating from California to Texas.
A rare smog-free view of the Los Angeles skyline after a rainy 3-day weekend.
Bad weather conditions ruined our original weekend agenda, but we still made it to Yosemite, at least.
Crater Lake National Park was underwhelming for us — this was partially our fault, and partially the fault of mother nature. We left Portland,...