The Best Open Tundra Hiking In The World

Denali National Park is located at 64◦ North Latitude, not too far from the Arctic Circle. Tree line ranges from 2000 ft to 3000 feet. Unlike lower latitudes, you are in the open tundra quickly. The great Alaska Range is truly astounding.  Mt. … [Read more...]

How lucky! – Backpacking Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

We had spent the week on the island of Maui, my husband and I, exploring the beauty of Haleakala. Now it was off to the Big Island to spend 4 days backpacking along the coast in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park! Late in the week while on Maui, we … [Read more...]

The Cables of Half Dome at Yosemite National Park

If you have ever been to Yosemite National Park, then you have no doubt marveled at the massive granite rock that sticks out in the distance known as Half Dome. For many people marveling is all that they do and honestly that is good enough; but if … [Read more...]