...the hike was one of the most memorable I’ve ever experienced.
Not having done much research in advance, I wasn’t quite prepared for the breathtaking landscape Zion would hold for us.
In west-central Utah exists one of the oldest living organisms on earth; an aspen grove covering 106 acres in the Fishlake National Forest.
A light breeze was cool, birds were singing somewhere far off, and the earth opened below us for miles.
Not only do National Parks provide a retreat to reacquaint ourselves with nature and explore our connection to it, but they are an educational experience as well. Take for example Mesa Verde NPS, home of many ancient Puebloans cliff dwellings. Indeed there is the stunning landscape of the high desert to enjoy, but also all around …
The thrill of accomplishment also meant the journey was over, but what a great time it was.
Serendipity can lead you to inspiring and unexpected discoveries. It can also lead you to being entirely lost.