Hiking Chiricahua National Monument

Hiking Chiricahua National Monument

 I just couldn’t help it. I walked around another bend and the view staggered me. Hiking in Chiricahua National Monument just seemed to do this to us. “Wow. Just wow.”  … Read more

My Song of The Open Road

My Song of the Open Road

For my Song of the Open Road, I am taking a bit of a different direction and I hope you will indulge me. In my American Literature class, I assign … Read more

Driving Across Nevada

Crossing Nevada’s Wide Open Spaces

“There’s not a lot out here in Nevada.” “Nope, there sure isn’t.” That was our conversation driving from Lee Vining, California to Caliente, Nevada. That and will we have enough … Read more

Three stops along Route 66 in Arizona.

Three Stops on Route 66 in Arizona

Our seven-week road trip through the American West started with us driving from Woodstock, GA to Yosemite National Park (in California). Our route west includes about 1,900 miles of Interstate-40, … Read more