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Month: August 2015

The Grand Circle Road Trip

The Grand Circle Road Trip

Craig and I have been talking about visiting Utah’s National Parks for a while. After seeing the map above in a Fodor’s travel book on the West, I decided to start planning a road trip. The “Mighty 5” (Zion, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands, Arches) have had a lot of press lately. Utah’s latest advertising campaign by Struck was great. I know we loved the video. I decided to use the road trip above from the Fodor’s Complete Guide to…

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National Park Night Sky Programs and Festivals

National Park Night Sky Programs and Festivals

Did you know many of the National Parks have night sky viewing programs as well as night sky festivals? At some of the parks like Bryce Canyon, the night sky is so dark you can see 7,500 stars on a moonless night! You might even see the Milky Way very clearly.  You can check online or at the visitors centers to see what programs might be going on while you are there. There are full moon hikes and bike rides…

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Two New National Park Shows

Two New National Park Shows

Travel Channel is launching a new show America The Beautiful narrated by Robert Redford for the National Park Service’s 100th Anniversary in 2016. It starts August 23rd, 2015 and sounds great! Another new show is Rock The Park. It follows hosts Jack Steward and Colton Smith as they visit National Parks around the US.  Check out these shows if you are interested in the National Parks!     

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