The Original Adventure
As most of you know on May 1, 2011, I left on what would turn out to be a two year journey across the United States and Canada. Below are the original blog posts chronicling my adventure. I had absolutely no idea of the natural wonders I would encounter, the beautiful, remote places I would visit and the dozens of wonderful people who would turn out to be lifelong friends. While that particular journey is at an end, the adventure certainly continues. My hope for this section of the new website now is that it can be used by anyone looking to visit the remote and wonderful places you might not otherwise find across North America.
So how come all those other parks got squished into one post and Bryce gets its own post–simple, because it deserves it! All national parks are beautiful, but some are really special and Bryce is one of those places. I never like to compare, so I won’t, but I will say that Bryce is unique.…Read More
Yes that is a lot to squish into one posting, but they all seem to go nicely together so why not. Just a little clarification: Arches, Canyonlands and Capitol Reef are national parks. Dead Horse and Goblin are state parks and Esclante is a national monument. Everyone feel better that they know that now? Each place was more beautiful…Read More
Yes Tucson was the longest stop yet on the journey. After the first two weeks at the Best Western, I got used to the housekeeping staff saying “Oh you’re still here” and them trying to figure out why. I wondered to myself if they started to look for bomb making equipment under my bed! Tucson is a…Read More
I can’t believe an entire year has passed since I set out on my driving adventure. Well 12 months and 32,000 miles later I’m still at it. Lets look back at the best road trip ever! So after crashing the ATV in Kauai, flying home to NYC so they could put Humpty Dumpty back together…Read More