First off, before even looking at these images go order yourself a copy of George MacDonald’s PHANTASTES. The man was C.S.Lewis’ inspiration (Lewis didn’t write a single book that didn’t quote MacDonald at least once) and the fantasy world he creates in that novel is nothing short of beautiful. Ordered it? Good. Now you can […]
In downtown San Diego is Balboa Park which that receives over 1/2 million visitors every year and contains a zoo, 14 museums, several gardens, and dozens of restaurants. This massive city park (America’s largest) was created in 1835 making it one of our nations oldest public recreation areas. One evening on our trip, Erin took us […]
Here are some more photos from our day at Monahans Sandhills State Park in Texas.
When camping at Monahans Sandhills in Texas, I woke up before sunrise and walked out on the dunes. It was dead quiet and seemed like I was the only human on earth. The sun rose slowly with a orangish-red glow and created the most incredible shadows across the dunes. I’ll probably follow this up in […]
Here are some of my favorite photos that Heidi took when we passed through Arizona’s Petrified Forest National Park. She’s nice enough to let me be her photo editor and curate this online gallery for you.
This panorama was shot in the late afternoon just south of the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park near Lake Cuyamaca. I made this panorama from our camp site in the park near Borrego Springs, CA. This panorama was made on our long, hot hike through the Borrego Palms Canyon to an oasis.
Here are a couple random pics from San Diego:
Heidi’s sister Rachel is a lawyer at a huge firm in San Diego. One evening we picked her up from work and got a tour of the place. Trey got to be the head honcho and sit at the head of the conference room table.
On September 23rd (Heidi’s birthday), we arrived in San Diego at Rachel’s house with its quaint white picket fence. Here are some shots Heidi took of Trey there.
Trey hikes in Joshua Tree National Park Pinto Mountain in the southern part of Joshua Tree National Park View from Cap Rock Panorama from the top of Keys View in Joshua Tree National Park 49 Palms Oasis on the northern side of Joshua Tree National Park