National Parks

Grand Teton National Park | Hidden Falls & Inspiration Point

Hiking to Hidden Falls & Inspiration Point at Grand Teton National Park

We got a super late start on our first day at the Grand Tetons, but took a beautiful hike to Hidden Falls and Inspiration Point, witnessed a wildfire, had an awesome dinner overlooking the Tetons, and shared some tips about visiting the Tetons/National Parks. Hikes Hidden Falls Inspiration Point Grocery Store Jackson Whole Grocer (we’re…

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1 Day at the Grand Canyon South Rim

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Despite living in Arizona for 8 years growing up, I (Kathryn) never went to the Grand Canyon! Which is so crazy to me, but at the same time we lived in Texas for 16 years (Kathryn) and 28 years (Adam) and finally made it to Big Bend in December. I am almost glad I didn’t…

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Exploring Redwood National and State Parks

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Our final stop during our 16 day road trip was Redwood National and State Parks in California! We have a life goal of visiting every US National Park and couldn’t wait to see the massive redwood trees, which are the tallest in the world. However, planning this portion of our trip was a tad confusing…

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Vlog: Guadalupe Peak + Saguaro National Park

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We road tripped from Seattle to Texas for the holidays and during days 9 & 10 of the trip we hiked to the top of Guadalupe Peak (the highest point in Texas) at Guadalupe Mountains National Park, explored Tucson, and went to Saguaro National Park! Check out the rest of our Road Trip vlogs here and…

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Vlog: El Paso + Guadalupe Mountains National Park

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We road tripped from Seattle to Texas for the holidays and during days 7-9 of the trip we spent time in El Paso, Texas and Guadalupe Mountains National Park where we found some hidden gems: awesome coffee shops, delicious food, amazing Texas hospitality, and completely secluded sand dunes! Check out the rest of our Road…

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Vlog: California Coast + Joshua Tree National Park

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We road tripped from Seattle to Texas for the holidays and during the first 3 days of the trip we spent time on the California Coast and Joshua Tree National Park! We experienced the BEST sunsets and sunrises, indulged in a California classic, and saw some crazy beautiful views along the California Coast. Lodging Jordan…

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A Weekend in The North Cascades

A year ago this past June, we visited North Cascades National Park for the first time. We loaded up the car bright and early, coffee in hand, and headed towards the North Cascades Highway. We spent the day driving along the park roads, stopping at overlooks, playing in the snow, and admiring the unreal bright…

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Banff National Park

The first time we ever saw a photo of Banff National Park, it instantly jumped to the top of our travel bucket list. At that time, we lived in Texas and didn’t spend time in the mountains and didn’t know that Gatorade blue lakes even existed. After moving to Seattle, we knew we would eventually…

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Zion + Bryce Canyon National Parks

We just got back from a super fun 5 day getaway to Utah (and a tiny bit of Nevada and Arizona too)! As we’ve mentioned before, visiting every US National Park is our top bucket list item. Before this trip, we had been to 7 of them—Haleakala, Mount Rainier, Olympic, North Cascades, Shenandoah, Yosemite, and…

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