Siuslaw National Forest | Travel (120/556)

Stopping at Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, in Siuslaw National Forest, was an unplanned brown sign spotting stop. It’s not uncommon for me to see an unexpected park sign and immediately detour off my planned route. Makes road trips even more fun! Top Five Hikes + Places to Explore Cape Perpetua Scenic Area – enjoy… {read more}

New Blog Schedule

Happy New Year! Over the last few weeks, I have spent some time thinking over new photography projects, visualizing where this little company of mine should go in the near and distant future, as well as perusing Google Analytics hoping to find an area to step back from on the blog. All these big and… {read more}

Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument | iPhone Favorites

Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, in Montana, is a somber, quiet, beautiful place.

Devils Tower National Monument | iPhone Favorites

Even though smoke filled the sky, my first visit to Devils Tower National Monument, in Wyoming, was both memorable and beautiful.

Badlands National Park | iPhone Favorites

More than a decade went by between my visits to Badlands National Park. It felt SO good to return :)

Mount Rushmore National Memorial | iPhone Favorites

Loved visiting Mount Rushmore for a second time, while traveling through South Dakota. Naturally, the baby mountain goat was the main highlight :)

Wind Cave National Park | iPhone Favorites

While visiting Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota, I decided to spend my time exploring above ground :)

Agate Fossil Beds National Monument | iPhone Favorites

Loved hiking around Agate Fossil Beds National Monument during a warm summer afternoon. There are two trails at the park. Both are worth exploring :)

Scotts Bluff National Monument | iPhone Favorites

Beautiful start to a summer morning, strolling on the original Oregon Trail in Nebraska. Scotts Bluff National Monument was filled with pleasant surprises.

Effigy Mounds National Monument | iPhone Favorites

An evening stroll around Effigy Mounds National Monument, in Iowa, was the perfect end to a long day of driving.