Tag Archives: Utah

Life at 55 MPH (Give or Take a Few MPH)

If you think your job is boring, imagine doing this all day: At least when we ran into this long wait (at least 30 minutes) for the escorted ride past this road work we were entertained by the antics of … Continue reading

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A Saint in St George

After shopping Springdale on our non-hiking days, we were ready to venture a little farther down the road — and St. George was the perfect place to explore. We followed our GPS through major road construction to find what was … Continue reading

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Making a Point of Observation

After just a day’s rest from hiking Angel’s Landing in Zion National Park this past May, we headed up the Observation Point Trail. It had been a chilly, wet spring , and it seemed everyone was in the park, so … Continue reading

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Life Elevated

Though we’d squeezed a few hikes into the few nice days we had at the Grand Canyon, we were eager to be outside, to feel the hard earth beneath our feet. For that, few places offer as many options as … Continue reading

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That’s Odd

I suppose it depends on the part of the country you’re from… you grow up with something and it’s familiar, so you don’t see it as odd the way an Outsider would. I remember seeing someone taking pictures of the … Continue reading

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Unexpected Treats

So after all we’d been through (see previous post), what makes us keep going? The unexpected treats, that’s what! Travelling all over means you never know what you might come across. Like seeing where that salt shaker that sat on … Continue reading

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Expect the Unexpected

Something we’ve discovered in the four years we’ve been full-time RVing is to be open to the unexpected. You never know when something is about to send your well-planned trip into a completely different direction. In the summer of 2012, … Continue reading

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Hindsight is 20/20

One of the advantages of writing these posts so long after the actual events is greater clarity. It’s hard to see the layout of a maze when you’re in the middle of it, but get outside of it, get some … Continue reading

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Ensign Peak

Ensign Peak holds a special place in the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (AKA the LDS or Mormon Church). It was from this high point that Brigham Young and others surveyed the Salt Lake City … Continue reading

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Bitten By an Antelope

You probably think that everyplace we go is amazing and that we have a great time. And that’s usually the case. Pulling out of an area to head somewhere else, I usually say, “I’m going to miss this place.” It’s … Continue reading

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