And here are our obligatory photos from the Grand Teton National Park.
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Warning: watch where you park. The steam vents were coming up through the parking lot. Quite funny. Also, possibly quite dangerous.
It’s amazing how hot it is at high elevation and only being in the 60’s for temperature. Wastelands and other views from another time. I really could imagine that only dinosaurs would be able to live in a land like that (you know those Land Before Time movies). Anyways, really hot scenes from Mammoth Hot Springs here. Remember: don’t stray from the walkways.CONTINUE READING
I really cannot get over how amazing the views are from every area of Yellowstone. These photos are from the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone, not to be confused with the other Grand Canyon. The man painting was at the Inspiration Point turnout area. The best part is that you can see so far away.CONTINUE READING
There is nothing quite like the experience of walking along a wooden walkway through a vast expanse of what seems like wasteland. When the sun is beating down on you and the heat from the geysers rising up from below you, you end up being really hot and exhausted quickly. This was my experience walking through the Norris Geyser Basin. Beautiful and dangerous. These are vastly different than anything Old Faithful of Mammoth Geyser could muster up.CONTINUE READING