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Lake Powell Weekend

Spent a few days in the Lake Powell area where the leftovers from that California storm made an appearance.  I was able to score a permit for North Coyote Buttes for Monday, home of The Wave.  9 more words

Desert Southwest


Welcome to our blog. We’re all about spending time outside here at Austin Outdoor Adventures (AOA). Our mission is to help others get out, enjoy, and grow in the outdoors. 72 more words


Throwback: Glen Canyon

Glen Canyon is partly located in Utah and in Arizona. This breathtaking canyon is carved by the Colorado a River.


Alone With God, Nature, and... Bobcats?!?

It was a dark and cold night. Well,  at least I knew it would be after the sun went down. The family and I had just returned to the hotel after rafting down the Colorado River in Glen Canyon when I remembered that Greg wanted to try and capture the sunset overlooking Horseshoe Bend (a part of the Colorado River that we had rafted down earlier that day). 790 more words


Ghost Canyons of Lake Powell: Going back to the future

Many believe that Lake Powell should be drained. Many are aghast at the mere mention of draining it. But what if we have no choice? I love Lake Powell, but we cannot control the weather after all – and we might be impacting the climate, which already has a long record of dry, hot weather with periods of decades long megadroughts – so, are we tempting fate with our limited water supplies and unlimited growth? 357 more words

Film & Photography

Time Lapse Video Of Sunset/Moonrise Over Lake Powell

Shot Today, Wednesday.    Watch at Full Screen at Hi Def. Music from Beck’s latest and greatest which can be purchased at https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/morning-phase/id797897966        Still Photos Coming Soon!

Desert Southwest

The road to Yellowstone Part 1

This fall we took a road trip to Yellowstone.  Yellowstone is one of our favorite national parks and we think it is extra special in the fall.     667 more words