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59 national parks

Are All National Parks Worth Return Visits?

Are All National Parks Worth Return Visits?

Let us say upfront that we would return to any of the 59 National Parks if the circumstances were right.  All of them are special.  All of them have unique things to see and do.  All of them are an important part of our heritage and deserve to be protected for future generations.  With that said, our circumstances have changed. Never again will we attempt a year long sprint to see all of anything.  It is an expensive and exhausting enterprise.  It was also worth every bit of the effort we made to do so.  Are all of the National Parks worth return visits?  For us at least, the answer is no.  Continue reading

59 national parks

#NPS100RoadTrip, The Itinerary

#NPS100RoadTrip, The Itinerary

When I look at the list below it seems daunting.  Our short four day trip to Nebraska for the 100th birthday of the National Park Service evolved quickly to an impossibly  ambitious nine day, twelve site road trip.  We are visiting four big states too–out west.  We estimate our #NPS100RoadTrip will require at least 3000 miles of driving.  With kids. Continue reading

59 national parks

Our Next Adventure Begins

 

Our Next Adventure Begins

We have been challenged to update our blog.  The pressures of full time jobs coupled with the time required to write a book has moved blogging down on our priority list.  We miss it and will endeavor to update our site at least twice a month.  We have not neglected, however, our plans to launch a new adventure.  We are pleased to announce our future plans today. Continue reading