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March 30, 2018

It has come to my attention, that I am The Ice Age Queen, bringing record cold to all the parks and monuments I visit.  Why should the Utah/Death Valley/Nevada trip be any different?  It wasn't...  Yup, even in Death Valley, record cold and rain.  It never rains in Dea...

March 29, 2018

This section of the journey is very personal.  We took Anna on this very trip when she was 5 years old.  She had such a great time!  For us, it is bittersweet to relive this exact trip.  We see her happy smile wherever we look...and we grieve. 


March 26, 2018

Tonight marks one year without the precious light of our lives being with us.  I am posting it exactly at 12:58 am, March 26th, the very moment she left us.  Why? Because her life mattered and she was loved immensely.

Anna gave so much to her world. 

She challe...

March 13, 2018

The trip to Great Basin from Death Valley was a very lonely sojourn.  I camped north of Panaca, Nevada in Cathedral Gorge State Park.  Only 3 other people were camped there. It was 2 hours the next morning to reach Great Basin National Park.  In that 2 hours I only saw...

March 9, 2018

Cabrillo National Monument is on a peninsula bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean and Coronado Bay.  Even though it is in San Diego, it feels miles away.  The views are lovely!

360 degree views!

This National Monument is dedicated to Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, a Spanis...

March 7, 2018

L to R Pokin, Sky, Rainbow, Nickcki, Cindy & Gene

In the very first meeting Cindy and I had regarding the National Park Run, she expressed that she had always wanted to go to Joshua Tree NP.  So when she first approached me about coming to the National NET Summit in San...

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