Archive for the ‘Hiking’ Category

Barney Lake

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

In May of 2009, we had the chance to take a beautiful walk from the campground at Twin Lakes, CA up to Barney Lake. At about 8 miles round trip, with a very steep portion, this is a great day hike. Along the way we were ...

Zion National Park

Thursday, May 7th, 2009

We recently went for a five day trip to Zion National Park in southern Utah.  If you ever get the chance, I highly reccommend visiting this spectacular area.   This was our second trip, and we had a little more time to leisurely explore the park and surrounding area.   Lodging The ...


Friday, January 2nd, 2009

I had the opportunity to spend 2 weeks in Hawaii in December 2008.  We spent a few days on the island of Oahu, and the rest of the time on the Big Island of Hawaii.  We went during the rainy season, and spent a lot of time on the rainy ...