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Home Sweet Home – Seattle

Some wonderful camping in one of my favorite mountain ranges proved the end cap for a 15-month adventure as Shiz, Fin, &...
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The Rainmakers – Cascades

We took the beauty and scale of the beach with us as we headed back into the mountains to go camping with my dad and som...
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Perfect for Flying High – Ocean Shores

After the site of the most famous eruption in Washington State history, we still had a couple of days before our house s...
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It Blew Soon After I was Born – Mt. St. Helens

The outdoor adventures of Bend in our minds, we went camping with our friends, stayed with them for a night in Portland,...
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Ascendent Dreams – Bend

Bend was thankfully far enough from the fires to let us escape the haze, but the fires brought us into the area a couple...
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The USA’s Deepest – Crater Lake National Park

Our minds blown like so many shards of obsidian, we crossed into Oregon, just one state away from home.  The first stop ...
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The Alien Aftermath – Little Glass Mountain

We walked through the remnant tubes magma and onto something that sounded vaguely interesting, glass mountain.  Apparent...
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Ancient Rivers – Lava Beds National Monument

Now that we better understood some of the active volcanoes in the area, we went to see what some of their predecessors h...
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Yellowstone in Miniature – Lassen Volcanic National Park

The USA's second deepest lake behind us, we began our trek North, researching places as we went.  One place that happene...
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Water, Liquid or Solid – Lake Tahoe

After our brief stint jumping over an in-land border, we crossed another line, from Nevada into California so that we co...
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Cookie Currency – The Republic of Molossia

Nevada primarily traversed, we finally made it to the border of California, with a stop in Reno.  Unsurprisingly, the ch...
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Hot, Hot, Heat – Driving Through Nevada

We drove out of a unique, special world and onto highways, which would be our home for the next two days.  Though our im...
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A Highway of Art – Bonneville Salt Flats

After Thor's fireworks and Hispanic pastries, it was time to hustle West, through Nevada, and start the drive North to S...
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More than a Band of Horses Song – The Great Salt Lake

Though we saw many more, the bizarre hoodoos of the oil fields proved to be our goodbye to the majestic rocks of the Sou...
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Nature’s China Shop – Fantasy Canyon

Blown away by the rock wall of dinos, we headed back into Utah to see a place that Shiz marked on the map a long time ag...
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A Vertical River Ruin – Dinosaur National Monument

Water played to focal point of our last stop, but this time rock was our theme.  Specifically, thousands upon thousands ...
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The Joys of Water – Rifle Falls State Park

Having explored a lesser known but glorious canyon, we set the front bumper towards the Northwest corner of Colorado for...
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33 Minutes of Sunshine – Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

We hesitantly left a town we'd easily call home to start our trek back West across Utah, Nevada, and California, cutting...
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The World’s First Biosphere Reserve – Rocky Mountain National Park

A slice of regional history behind us, we drove into Boulder for a week of relaxing and laundry with a pet sitting gig w...
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History in the Private Sector – Manitou Cliff Dwellings

After one man's private enterprise and work of passion, we camped in the mountains South outside of Colorado Springs for...
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