Category Archives: US Travel

Lower Antelope Canyon…video

A couple of years ago, we did a tour of Lower Antelope Canyon, a spectacular slot canyon near Page, Arizona. Prior to that, we did Upper Antelope Canyon. If you have to choose between visiting Lower or Antelope Canyon, my opinion … Continue reading

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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park . . . video

In the spring of 2012, we visited the Big Island of Hawaii and spent several days at the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This is a short video of our visit, showing the park in the day and at night. You … Continue reading

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Return to the San Rafael Swell…VIDEO

Here’s a short video of our recent hiking trip to the San Rafael Swell in central Utah.   Read the blog posts about our trip here,┬áhere, here, and here

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Return to the San Rafael Swell….Day 4

The last full day of our trip to the San Rafael Swell left us scratching our heads trying to decide where to go to do some exploring. Most of the possibilities involved lots of drive time to the trail head. … Continue reading

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Return to the San Rafael Swell….Day 3

Today we’re exploring the isolated and seldom visited Devils Canyon. Getting there required a long, roundabout drive from our camp heading east to the nearest I-70 on-ramp, and then back west on the highway for 15 miles to the next … Continue reading

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Return to the San Rafael Swell….Day 2

Another day, another exploring decision to make. Our camp is close to the Swasey Cabin trail head that leads into Eagle Canyon, so we decided to take our time getting out of bed and hitting the road. The weather was … Continue reading

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Return to the San Rafael Swell…Day 1

My brother Vince, our friend Larry, and I like to get together every couple of years or so to do a “boys” trip to the Utah desert country for a camping/hiking trip. Having just moved to Carbondale, Colorado from the … Continue reading

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