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Joshua Tree NP and The Integratron

Long time, no blog…I know, I know. I apologize, but also recommend you get used to it, as I have the sneaking suspicion that fun will ALWAYS trump blogging about fun. 626 more words

Roadtrip 2016 Day Two: Shenandoah National Park

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If you recall, Tyler and I feel asleep under the air conditioning window unit in Nancy’s living room. 1,665 more words


We arrived at the Sani Lodge Backpackers just after lunch, leaving plenty of time for a short afternoon hike. The lodge offers three sort of options for 1-2 hour hikes, generally leading to Stromness Peak, a point not too far away with sweeping views of the land surrounding the lodge. 154 more words



Hi, friends! We’re back in Seattle now, trying to recover from jet lag, but I wanted to continue the daily posts I started in South Africa. 224 more words


Volcán Acatenango: Or, Up and Down Again

Anyone who knows me knows my aversion to physical activity. It’s not a trait of which I’m particularly proud, and certainly not one that did me any favors on this hike, but I’m just being honest. 1,450 more words


Day 6

Day 6 August 20, 2016

Some how I slept through my alarm this morning. I didn’t sleep that well last night and ended up reading for a few hours during the night. 425 more words