Tag Archives: outdoors

  1. Carrizo Plain National Monument, CA -The Bloom Was Super Enough!

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    July 17, 2016 by Deb W. Trotter

    All the talk this spring was of the “super bloom” in Death Valley National Park.  After several years of drought …
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  2. Pinnacles National Park, CA – C is for Condors

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    March 29, 2016 by Deb W. Trotter

    Earlier this month we made our second visit to Pinnacles National Park.  California was being drenched by much-needed rainstorms, but …
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  3. Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, NM – It’s About Time

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    February 24, 2016 by Deb W. Trotter

    Although I have spent quite a bit of time in and around Santa Fe, New Mexico, until earlier this month …
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  4. Sequoia National Park, CA – Little Baldy, Take Two

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    November 18, 2015 by Deb W. Trotter

    Two years ago we first climbed to the top of Little Baldy, a granite dome over 8,000 feet high with …
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  5. Bandelier National Monument, NM – Little River of Beans Falls

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    February 17, 2015 by Deb W. Trotter

    We didn’t really know what to expect on a winter visit to the Santa Fe area, but last week with …
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  6. Zion National Park, UT – The Emerald Pools

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    June 10, 2014 by Deb W. Trotter

    Hiking to one, or two, or all three of the Emerald Pools is a very popular way to get off …
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  7. Zion National Park, UT – Oops I Did It Again!!

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    May 19, 2014 by Deb W. Trotter

    To start the month of May this year, I made it for the second time to the top of Angels …
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