Peek-A-Boo and Spooky Slot Canyons | Camping in Grand Staircase – Escalante

The number one bucket list item Kenon and I have had since moving out to Utah is visiting some slot canyons in Grand Staircase - Escalante. It is like a right of passage in Utah. We get asked all the time, “Have you been through Peek-a-boo and Spooky in Escalante?” We have seen so many... Continue Reading →

Neon Canyon – Grand Staircase – Escalante

Neon Canyon is an amazing technical canyon in southern Utah that ends in the iconic Golden Cathedral. It is a great day trip that requires multiple rappels. This is not a technical guide to Neon Canyon. Click here for a technical guide. This focuses on the tips we learned from our experience with Neon Canyon. ... Continue Reading →

Stranger Campsites | Travel Stories

Do you ever split a campsite with complete strangers? We have and, so far, we have no regrets. Sharing a campsite can make camping easier and more fun.  We pulled into Great Sand Dunes National Park around 11 am. Last time we were at Great Sand Dunes there was only us and one other person in... Continue Reading →

Zion National Park – Weekend Trip

While it is a difficult and ever-changing perspective to name just one favorite national park, Zion National Park is what I tell people is my favorite when pressed. It is stunning, unique, and we have been so many times it feels like an extension of home. It is our favorite place to take visitors to... Continue Reading →

Easy Camping Dinner

I like to make camping as easy as possible. One of the ways I have done that is by investing in a Jet Boil.  Okay, full disclosure. I did not invest in the Jet Boil. Kenon bought it way back when we were dirt poor college kids. At the time I absolutely did not understand... Continue Reading →

Wasatch Mountain Range of Utah

When Kenon and I first moved to Utah people thought we were traveling ALL THE TIME because we would post photos of us in the mountains ALL THE TIME. However, this was not the case. We have mountain access just moments away from our front door. The Wasatch Range provides endless recreation opportunities year-round. The... Continue Reading →

Cherry Peak Ski Resort in Utah

At the beginning of March Kenon and I headed up to Cache Valley in Utah to check out Cherry Peak Ski Resort. Cherry Peak is Utah’s newest ski resort and has been open since the 2015/2016 ski season. This ski resort is located not too far from Logan and has incredibly affordable prices.  Cherry Peak... Continue Reading →

Easiest Camping Breakfast EVER

I am always looking for ways to make camping easier so I can enjoy it more. This is my second blog post about the easiest camping meals. Find the first one here; it is all about the easiest camping meal ever! The easiest camping breakfast meal is equally simple, even more delicious, and nice and... Continue Reading →

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