2021 Wrap up and looking ahead!

Happy 2022 fellow Adventurers! This post sums up my 2021, looks ahead to 2022, and will have some of my favorite pictures from my travels this year! 2019 was a very busy travel year. I did not think it would be topped! Of course with current events, 2020 was a low travel year and whoContinue reading “2021 Wrap up and looking ahead!”

Carlsbad Caverns National Park, NM. Nov 2021

National Parks Count: 26 Hey there fellow adventurers! If you have read any of my most recent entries, you know I did a New Mexico/Texas national park extended weekend trip! If not, then now you know and you can check out my entries on White Sands National Park and Guadalupe Mountains National Park. Park numberContinue reading “Carlsbad Caverns National Park, NM. Nov 2021”

Guadalupe Mountains National Park, TX. Nov 2021.

National Parks Count: 25 The second national park of my recent El Paso loop was Guadalupe Mountains National Park. Found about 90 minutes east of El Paso, in the middle of nowhere extreme western Texas desert, this park has been a National Park since the early ’70s. This park features the highest points in TexasContinue reading “Guadalupe Mountains National Park, TX. Nov 2021.”

White Sands National Park, NM. Nov 2021

National Parks Count: 24 Hey there fellow adventurers! I went on a solo trip to White Sands, Guadalupe Mountains, and Carlsbad Caverns National Parks (and one other NPS unit, Chamizal National Memorial) in early November! It was a whirlwind trip but a fun one nonetheless! I am going to do this post different than myContinue reading “White Sands National Park, NM. Nov 2021”

Chamizal National Memorial

NPS Unit Count: 46 Hey there fellow Adventurers! I am going to start a new part of the blog. I am laser focused on visiting all of the “national parks” (63 and counting as of 2021). I have maintained that I will not go out of my way for the other 360 NPS units andContinue reading “Chamizal National Memorial”

Leaving on a jet plane (again, and hopefully?)!

Hey Adventurers! I am embarking on another trip this weekend! It’s gonna be a whirlwind solo trip! Leaving tomorrow morning, I arrive in El Paso around 10 AM. I really, really, really hope for no issues with Southwest this weekend as the trip really cannot be any shorter! I am hoping to stop by aContinue reading “Leaving on a jet plane (again, and hopefully?)!”

Adventurer National Park Tips 1

Hey there fellow adventurers! Thanks for checking out part 1 of the Adventurers park visit tips! Part 2 is coming soon and will be focused on how to visit parks CHEAPLY! It was my 2018 trip to Rocky Mountain National Park, which was a super brief drive-through, that I decided that this national park thingContinue reading “Adventurer National Park Tips 1”

Acadia National Park, ME, Sept 2021

National Park Count: 23 Hello fellow adventurers! I have never seen the fall colors in the Northeast! In fact, since I moved to Florida in 2004, I have seen the tail end of the leaves changing just ONCE, and that was last year, past peak in Hot Springs, AR. In May, the Sidekick and IContinue reading “Acadia National Park, ME, Sept 2021”