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SoCal Trip, Day Three, Part 1

I slept quite comfortably in the tent cabin; it was cold, but my sleeping bag was warm enough, and being up off the ground makes all the difference in the world.  493 more words

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National Park Service centennial

This week, the National Park Service in the US celebrates its 100th birthday. In order to celebrate this, I want to share my top 5 National Parks that I visited thus far. 1,053 more words


Artist's Drive ~ Death Valley National Park

Just a little flashback to an amazing, beautiful place.
It was easy.



Washington’s Mount Rainier National Park. Photoby Derek Culver. Tweeted by the US Department of the Interior, 7/31/16.

The sky above California’s Death Valley National Park comes alive at night! 37 more words

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A century of wonders

This month, we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the U.S. Park Service. Over the decades, the Park Service has commissioned wonderful art work to encourage folks to get out and enjoy these national treasures. 33 more words


Notes from the Author

So many life changes have occurred and many projects await me on my desk. I am working out a new schedule for myself and hopefully shall be posting on a semi-weekly basis. 78 more words


SoCal Trip -- Day Two, Part 2

Death Valley has the record for the highest recorded temperature on the planet.  134 degrees F, back in 1913.  That must have been a wild year, because the lowest temperature ever recorded in Death Valley, 15 degrees, happened that year too.  514 more words

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