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Vista from Observation Point, Zion

 Vista from Observation Point, Zion National Park, Utah

 8 miles/12.9 km round trip

Elevation change 2,148 feet/655m

Parents age 43 Daughter age 10

Endurance as defined by our family. 10 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge


Zion National Park. It was named Zion by an early Mormon settler who regarded that one could worship as well in this cathedral in any on earth. 747 more words


Chasing Stepping Stones

“The difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is the way in which we use them.” – Unknown

I had the opportunity to visit Zion National Park this summer, and after some brief coaxing by my brother, he encouraged me to accompany him on a hike through the Narrows.   245 more words

Zion National Park – St. George, Ut – Wednesday September 17, 2014

Monday we got to go on a road trip.  The Saturn (our tow car) has not been happy with the hot weather.   It was getting hot and after the radiator fan came on it would spit out coolant as it was cooling down.  177 more words

Zion National Park

Reopening of popular Zion National Park trail pushed back

ZION NATIONAL PARK — The full time reopening of a popular trail in Zion National Park has been pushed back.

Park supervisors say Observation Point trail will remain closed until October because of recent storms in southern Utah. 235 more words


Zion National Park

About once a year, my husband and I take an outdoor excursion trip with another couple to get out of the city. Living in SoCal is wonderful, but it can feel like I’m living in a bubble sometimes. 174 more words