National Parks

Tabbs Trip to Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park is known for its dramatic desert landscape. The Island in the Sky district is a mesa on the north end of the park between the Colorado and Green river with many scenic overlooks. Despite our many trips to the Moab area, Chris and I had never explored Canyonlands. It was a first for […]

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Tabbs Trip to Arches National Park

If you asked Chris what park he was most excited to visit, he would have told you Arches National Park. This was (and still is) his favorite National Park. When we lived in Colorado, Chris visited Arches NP on numerous camping, hiking, climbing, and canyoneering trips. It’s unlike anything on the east coast with it’s […]

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Tabbs Trip to the Four Corners Region

After a crazy (beautiful) drive from Ouray, we finally arrived at Mesa Verde National Park Visitor’s Center. This location was highly anticipated. I was very excited about this park and it’s amazing cliff dwellings. Unfortunately things did not go as expected. Day 1- We arrived to the Mesa Verde Visitor’s Center, and decided to divide […]

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Tabbs Trip to Badlands National Park

I have to be honest with everyone: Before our trip, I thought South Dakota was a flyover state. I thought it was a route to Yellowstone National Park, and I wasn’t all that excited about it. I may have feigned excitement for Chris, but honestly, I was not excited. I. WAS. SO. WRONG. On Day […]

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