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    Hiking,  Photography,  Travel

    Visiting Mesa Arch at Sunrise (Canyonlands National Park)

    Seeing Mesa Arch at sunrise (and photographing it) is on many people’s bucket list and it is THE most visited place in Canyonlands National Park. As it should be. It was one of the coolest things I’ve ever seen. I thought the photos I’d seen were enhanced in Lightroom or Photoshop to give the underside of the arch that bright orange effect. Nope. It actually turns that fire red-orange in real life! Even if you aren’t a photographer, this is something people of all ages can enjoy. Keep reading for more information about watching the sun rise at this awesome place! We’ll cover trail stats, tips for photography, and recommendations…

  • 10 Inspiring Photos of Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah that will make you add it to your travel bucket list!
    Photography,  Travel

    10 Photos That Will Inspire You to Visit Bryce Canyon National Park

    A few months ago I had the pleasure of taking a 10 day road trip through Utah and northern Arizona. The itinerary was jam packed, visiting all 5 National Parks in Utah and other various sites along the way. Bryce Canyon was a park I’d always wanted to visit and now I finally had my chance! The hoodoos in Bryce Canyon were so interesting! I have never seen anything like them. I took a LOT of photos but managed to narrow it down to just 10 to show you today. Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. This means if you make a purchase through a link, I may make…

  • Photography,  Travel

    Monument Valley: 10+ Inspiring Photos Plus Tips for Visiting

    I recently returned from a trip driving all over Utah, even dipping down into Arizona for a bit. While Monument Valley wasn’t originally in the itinerary, I’m 100% glad we added it! It quickly became one of my favorite experiences of the whole trip! I could not get over how beautiful it was out there. The red-orange colors against the blue sky were absolutely stunning. This post includes several pictures from my Monument Valley experience in hopes that you will be inspired to visit this amazing place! Then at the end of the post, I’ll give you some tips for visiting Monument Valley! Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links.…

  • Photography,  Travel

    18 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Rocky Mountain National Park

    I recently got back from visiting my friend Jes out in Denver, Colorado for my very first RMNP trip! I have been to Colorado numerous times for ski vacations, but had never been to Rocky Mountain National Park! I loved the mountains, lakes, waterfalls, hiking trails, basically everything in the park. It ended up being a very close runner-up to my favorite park: Yosemite National Park. I absolutely LOVED the gorgeous scenery, so I wanted to share some of my favorite photos of Rocky Mountain National Park in hopes that they will inspire you to add this park to your travel bucket list! Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. This means…

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    Muir Beach

      One of my favorite pictures of Muir Beach! This was taken during a lunch stop between Muir Woods and Point Reyes! The first picture is with an HDR effect and the second one is without the HDR. Couldn’t decide which one I liked best so I decided to post both!