Archive for August, 2014

Near Wild Heaven – Yellowstone and Grand Teton


Mexico to New York
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Yellowstone NP was the first and is the largest National Park in the States.  The park sits on the collapsed caldera of a massive super volcano approximately 60km across. There are several distinct areas in
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Can’t Get There From Here – Vancouver to Glacier NP


Mexico to New York
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And so we came to Vancouver, a city proudly sitting on an attractive waterfront (like a few other cities we have seen recently!). Actually we had some fun in getting here at all, as it
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The Great Beyond – The Pacific Northwest


Mexico to New York
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As you cross the state line from California into Oregon you get a sense that you’re travelling into somewhere different. There’s the odd glimpse of snow-capped mountains in the distance, the redwoods give way to
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I Remember California – Yosemite, Tahoe and Redwood NP


Mexico to New York
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If you had to design the perfect valley you might start with a river – pristine water gently gurgling over stones, wide and flowing enough to ride a raft down, but shallow enough to wade
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