Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument, Utah

A huge flat rock in southeastern Utah with one of the largest known collections of petroglyphs in the world.

Valley of Fire State Park, NV

I get asked a lot what my favorite place was from our six week road trip. I want to answer Zion National Park or Arches or Joshua Tree (it’s actually probably 2nd) – but I keep coming back to a Nevada state park. Valley of Fire probably impressed me most because its incredible beauty was […]

Petroglyph National Monument, NM

Petroglyph National Monument protects a variety of cultural and natural resources including volcanoes, archeological sites and an estimated 24,000 carved images. After picking Heidi up at the airport we drove a mere 15 minutes to this site in Albuquerque, New Mexico. We had a short PB&J lunch before hiking in the blazing sun along the […]