The past 2 summers I’ve gotten to backpack the Grand Canyon, it’s been a nice, relaxing vacation kind of trip. We’ve hiked down to the Bright Angel Campground, spent 2 nights at the bottom, hiked up to Indian Garden and spent a night there and then hiked out. A nice easy way to go, but […]Read More Grand Canyon Day Hike
This week’s photo is a video. The American flag at the Indian Garden Ranger Station, with a bit of wind. Grand Canyon, AZRead More Photo of the Week 5/25/20
How I wish I could be hiking here, or anywhere in the backcountry right now!Read More Photo of the Week 5/04/20
After an awesome time on last year’s trip I wanted to experience it again with the knowledge gained during that trip. I put in for a permit for the second weekend in September, hoping it might be a little cooler, but not really caring. It ended up being just as hot. Fortunately it was decently […]Read More It Sure Is a Grand Canyon
Packed and ready for another adventure! 36 pounds fully loaded, with water. Grand Canyon here we come! Stoked to head into the canyon tomorrow!!Read More Ready to Roll!
The final countdown is totally on to my last vacation of the year! While that is a little sad to type, i’m super stoked to be headed to Grand Canyon again. This year is pretty much the same as last years trip, just a few weeks later in the year (hopefully it’ll be a little […]Read More Less Than 2 Weeks until Grand Canyon!
Time to focus on the next adventure, another relaxing Grand Canyon hike! South Kaibab – Bright Angel Campground (2 nights) – BA to Indian Garden ( 1 night) – BA to Rim. Just because, here’s my Instapics from the trip last year.Read More Photo of The Week 7/29/19
While I think we all know that no picture of an amazing outdoor scene truly does it justice, you can still capture some great shots. I think I’ve gotten some cool shots for some guy snapping pictures with his phone’s camera while hiking around, so here’s some of my favorites. All pics taken with various […]Read More A Few of My Favorite Pics from Past Year’s Adventures
Working in the restaurant industry in Phoenix necessitates taking vacations during the summer. While it can be a little warm in Phoenix, I’m still able to do a decent amount of outdoor activities and get away for some cool backpacking. One of the first escapes should be a few days car camping with my wife. […]Read More This Summer’s Adventures
In the 20 years that I had lived in Arizona I had been to the Grand Canyon once, and didn’t venture below the rim. I had heard such cool stories and seen many amazing pictures. I knew that I needed to experience it for myself, Fortunately, I was easily able to convince 2 friends to […]Read More Grand Canyon Backpacking