Hiking and exploring in Capitol Reef National Park

A few showers on the cliffs

After a few days in Zion, we moved on to Torrey, UT in order to check out Capitol Reef. We have been in the area a few times—in fact, we made a brief stop here a year ago. I wanted to find some new areas to explore and specifically […]

Zion National Park hiking

From the impressive Zion Canyon overlook

While we have been to Zion several times, and hiked many of the popular trails, we enjoy the area so much we wanted to return. After some research I found several less popular hikes that seemed very attractive. Joe’s Guide to Zion National Park was especially helpful in identifying […]

Sulfur Creek in Capitol Reef National Park

I think this is a remarkable photo, even though it just looks like a dirty waterfall on Sulfur Creek. First of all, this photo is hand held at 1/10 second exposure. I love Canon’s image stabilized lenses. Second, the grandkids had so much fun here. We had hiked up the creek, trying to keep our […]