Day 11

Las Vegas. What a town. I tried. I tried really, really hard for 20 hours to like it here. We spent the whole day at the pool. It the lazy river opened at 10 and we were part of a small group waiting in line to get pool chairs in the shade. It is totally […]

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I Love Las Vegas

This is the best city in the world to visit. Molly always gives me a hard time for wanting to move everywhere we visit. While that is sort of true, I’m ready to move to Estes Park now, I feel like it’s justified since Illinois isn’t exactly the prettiest state to live in. Any any […]

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Zion to Vegas

We woke up this morning to a beautiful blue sky and a clear forecast for the rest of the day – just what we had been hoping for to take our hike up the Zion Narrows. We started the day with our first breakfast out of the trip, and we happened to pick a great […]

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Day 10

Zion! Zion National Park. Today was one of the most anticipated hikes of the trip, the Narrows, a turn-around hike with the first mile being paved, crazy easy, then up to 5 more miles in a river. Upstream first, downstream last. Sounds awesome! And it was-ish. Zion is such a tricky park to get into. […]

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