Adventures

About National Parks

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What is a National Park Passport?

What is a National Park Passport?

2 years agoNational Parks

We've had several National Park Passports over the years, but what exactly are they, and why do you need one? Here's what you need to know!

Season 3: National Park Adventure

Season 3: National Park Adventure

2 years agoNational Parks

Join us for Season 3 of our National Park adventure as we spend the summer in Colorado to explore 10 National Park Units.

National Park Visits

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New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park

It stands apart as the only National Park Unit that celebrates a single art form: jazz. Join us as we visit The Big Easy, learn about jazz and even try some jazz yoga!

Yucca House National Monument

Yucca House National Monument

2 years agoNational Parks

Despite being one of the most significant Ancestral Puebloan archaeological sites in Colorado, it's very rarely visited - and maybe that's a good thing.

Off-Roading

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Medano Pass Primitive Road: Off-Roading Goes Wrong!

What happens when off-roading goes wrong? We found out when a normally straightforward 11-mile trail turned into a 24-hour ordeal.

Mojave National Preserve

Mojave National Preserve

2 years agoNational Parks

Join us as we pack up our camping gear for the 3-day drive along the Mojave Road across North America's hottest and driest desert.

International Travel

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Exploring the North York Moors National Park

When I lived in England, I spent over 8 years in and around the North Yorkshire area. It's a beautiful part of England, with several National Parks within easy reach. One of these is the North York Moors National Park, and I was excited for the opportunity to take Diana there when we were back in the UK recently.

Scotland Road Trip: 10 Day Itinerary

Within our busy schedule for our trip to Europe, we had carved out 10 days to visit Scotland. Although I've been to Scotland several times before, it's been years since I last visited and Diana has never been. Scotland is a beautiful country and we were keen to see as much as we could in the short time available to us. Looking back, I think we ended up with the perfect itinerary.

Road Trips

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Monadnock Fall Colors Road Trip

Monadnock Fall Colors Road Trip

2 years agoFall Colors

Our last chance to see the fall colors before they peak in New Hampshire - and it was amazing! Plus, we begin to prepare for winter camping.

Leaf Peeping in New Hampshire

Leaf Peeping in New Hampshire

2 years agoFall Colors

We've come to New Hampshire this fall to see the foliage change color and follow the change as it moves south - an activity known as leaf peeping!