Hiking Palo Duro Canyon State Park (Lighthouse Trail)

Lighthouse Hike

Grand Canyon of Texas Nicknamed the Grand Canyon of Texas, Palo Duro Canyon lies in the heart of the Texas Panhandle. It is the second-largest canyon in the United States and an absolutely fantastic place to visit. Content Location and Directions The park is located about 12 miles east of Canyon on State Highway 217. … Read more

Hiking Yellowstone National Park – Rabbit Creek Hot Springs

Hiking Yellowstone National Park Rabbit Creek Hot Springs

Rabbit Creek Hot Springs is an off-trail hike across meadows and through woodland, to a backcountry thermal area around the upper end of a short, east-side tributary of the Firehole River. About 40 major hot springs, of varying colors and activity levels, are in the area. Lisa saw a post on Facebook about an amazing … Read more

Being Bear Aware – Hiking in Bear Country

Being Bear Aware Hiking in Bear Country

It is an exhilarating opportunity to watch bears and cubs forage, play, wrestle, and sleep in their natural habitat. Whether you are hiking, biking, camping, fishing, hunting, or even rafting in bear country, it’s important to know what to do, or not do, when you encounter a bear. Content All of Yellowstone is bear habitat—from … Read more

Hiking Yellowstone National Park – Trout Lake

Hiking Yellowstone National Park - Trout Lake

Spending the 2021 summer working in West Yellowstone, Montana we got a lot of time in Yellowstone National Park, but we didn’t do a lot of hiking as we planned. So for 2022, we made a point to spend more time hiking the trails in the area. Our first time through Lamar Valley this year … Read more