Tag Archives: camping

A Fall Hike Above Mammoth Cave, KY

We arrived at Mammoth Cave National Park in the late afternoon and setup our tent at the camp site. We had missed the last cave tour so we bought tickets for the first one the next morning and then headed out for a short hike. […]

Camping in the San Juan Nat’l Forest

Our chilliest night of camping on the entire trip was in the San Juan National Forest. It was a frigid 22 degrees by midnight. I wanted to shoot some star trails but the cold was so miserable that I’d run out, open the camera shutter, […]

Mojave Desert Videos

Hiking up the Kelso Dunes: Running Down the Dunes: Trey sings his “Cactus Needle Song” at dusk in the Mojave Desert:

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA

After leaving San Diego, Trey and I headed for the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. It is California’s largest state park and the only one that allows open camping – basically pitch your tent wherever you want. We found a nice secluded location near Borrego, CA […]

Manzano Mountains State Park, NM

On Sept. 18th we had to be in Albuquerque to pick Heidi up at the airport. I wanted to camp close enough to the city the night before so that we wouldn’t have to travel too far to meet her the following day. We ended […]

Another Mini Hauns Go West

We loved our little trip to Colorado in 2006 so much that we returned again!¬†After a day and a half at the Torrences’ in Colorado Springs, we drove down through the Sangre de Cristo Mountains to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. There we […]