Why there have been no posts since April

There have been no posts since last April. There is a reason—cancer.

At the end of 2014, my prostate specific antigen (PSA) level was above the recommended level. In April, 2015, a retest confirmed this, and my urologist recommended a prostate biopsy. The biopsy was done at the beginning of May, and the pathology confirmed […]

Kanarra Falls hike

Dan encouraged us to hike the slot canyon of Kanarra Creek. He had done it last year seeking a geocache that turned out to be missing. Besides wanting another crack at the cache, he said it was just a beautiful, unique hike.

The trailhead is in Kanarraville, a small town south of Cedar City. The […]

“Many Pools” Canyon hike in Zion

Continuing our desire to hike away from the spring break crowds in Zion, we returned to the upper east side of Zion and did a short hike in “Many Pools” Canyon. I’m sure that is not its official official name—in fact, it probably has no official name. Karen and I have enjoyed this hike several […]