Tag: Hiking

09
Sep

Summiting Kings Peak – Utah’s Highest Point

At 13,528′, Kings Peak is Utah’s highest point, and has been high on my list for…well,…

08
Sep

Mountain Lion Encounter in the Uintas

Through all my hiking and backpacking, the only wild animals I’d previously encountered have been little…

30
Mar

Hiking Upper Calf Creek Falls

Just down the road from the popular Lower Calf Creek Falls, the trail to the Upper…

29
Mar

The Views are Worth the Struggle: A metaphor from hiking at Yehliu

Yehliu

Yehliu, Taiwan. A beautiful, surreal piece of Earth. Thin-necked, knobby-headed hoodoos stretch up out of the…

27
Mar

Hiking Lower Calf Creek Falls Trail

Calf Creek Falls

The popular Lower Calf Creek Falls Trail makes a great day-hike, and provides some fantastic views…

26
Mar

Escalante Petrified Forest State Park

Petrified Wood

Located just a mile outside of the small town of Escalante, Utah, Escalante Petrified Forest State…