South Mountain State Park, NC  Cold and Quiet

South Mountain State Park, NC Cold and Quiet

Had a chance to visit South Mountain State Park this past week and truly enjoyed the trip.  I arrived in sunny, but cold, weather.  The park was empty except for a few hardy souls that were taking in the clean air and trails.  After I set up camp, I got my pack and started hiking. Continue reading “South Mountain State Park, NC Cold and Quiet”

Zion National Park-Breathtaking!

Zion National Park-Breathtaking!

Just inside Utah, above the Northern Rim of the Grand Canyon is one of the most beautiful parks in America.  The Zion National Park is literally as awe inspiring as the Canyon.    The park is very busy, it is visited by millions of people per year. You have to go regardless.   IMG_3021 As you start to get closer to the park the rock formations begin to take on a different hue, the lines of millions of years of erosion begin to show clearly from miles away. Continue reading “Zion National Park-Breathtaking!”