I love mountains, so it is no surprise that a Grand Teton vacation is one of my favorite national park trips in the US. With its jagged in-your-face peaks that are reflected in lakes and streams, it’s a scenic candy jar whose beauty is easy to experience. I am sharing 25 of my favorite Grand … Continue reading “25 Photos to Inspire Your Next Grand Teton Itinerary”
As I was planning a Yellowstone and Grand Teton road trip focusing primarily on photography, I decided to do a one way Salt Lake to Yellowstone itinerary, which I am sharing here.
This was an epic year of travel for me – the best ever. I was very fortunate to be able to go somewhere special each month.
After a number of trips to Yellowstone National Park, I am sharing my tips for planning a trip to Yellowstone including how to get there, accommodation recommendations and suggestions on what to do.
Use my 4 day Yellowstone itinerary and my many photos as a guide to help you see all the best sights in America’s first national park.
The Moulton Barn is part of the Mormon Row Historic District in Grand Teton National Park. It is supposed to be the most photographed barn in the country, and if the number of photos I took is any indication, then the claim is probably true. It is certainly quite photogenic. I could not resist … Continue reading “PhotoPOSTcard: Milky Way over the Moulton Barn”
Schwabacher Landing in Teton National Park is a great place to go for morning photos or a short hike. It is supposed to be a good place to see wildlife, though all I saw was this trout swimming in the crystal clear water. Still, the scenery was quite breathtaking, even without a moose in the … Continue reading “PhotoPOSTcard: Morning at Schwabacher Landing”
The mountains at Grand Teton National Park are big and bold and in your face. They rise straight up from the valley floor with no rolling hills to soften their approach. One of the most popular places to see the sunrise in the park as it brightens up this jagged skyline is from Oxbow Bend … Continue reading “PhotoPOSTcard: Sunrise at Oxbow Bend”
My drive from Salt Lake City to Grand Teton National Park through Utah and Wyoming was quite scenic. Not far from the town of Jacson in Wyoming, I passed this scene and had to stop and take a photo. It seemed so quintessential for the area. Thanks for visiting. Rose
“The stars at night are big and bright, deep in the heart of Texas” I knew that when my 3 1/2 year old son came home from preschool singing these lyrics from the song “Deep In the Heart of Texas” that he had acclimated to our move to Houston. Six months after we moved to … Continue reading “The Stars at Night Are Bright in Texas – Big Bend Dark Skies, The Best Place to See the Milky Way”