Finding Appreciation and Perspective among Ancient Rock Art

It had been a long day and it was far from over. Business had brought me to Phoenix the week prior and that week had taken its toll. Staying an extra day to take in Saguaro NP while in the area would prove to restorative, but the Bajada Wash - Valley … [Read more...]

Perusing The Petrified Forest

Petrified Forest National Park is definitely a drive-through park. The road stretches twenty-seven miles north-to-south through the forest with numerous pullouts and side roads for viewing the sights. Calling it a forest gave us the wrong impression. … [Read more...]

Special Place with a Special Parent

Occasionally, the importance of a moment becomes even more important with time. During my studies in Phoenix, I was fortunate to visit the Grand Canyon several times. The first time is always special, and I was excited to see my mom's expression the … [Read more...]

Waiting out the crowds at Grandview Point…

July is a great time to visit Grand Canyon National Park if you're looking for those stunning and dramatic Summer storms rolling over the immense canyon.  However, July is probably the worst time to visit if you want to avoid crowds. My wife and I … [Read more...]

Petroglyphs at Saguaro National Park

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Cactus Blooms at Saguaro National Park

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