Category Archives: Side Trip

15 APRIL: COLORADO RIVER ROAD AND PEAK TO PEAK HIGHWAY

I spent the night in Glenwood Springs, CO – last resting place of John “Doc” Holliday.  I woke to snow that seemed to clear bit by 9AM.  I drove the Colorado River Road (County Road […]

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10-11 APRIL: COLORADO NATIONAL MONUMENT

Colorado NM is just over the Utah/Colorado border near the towns of Fruita and Grand Junction.  This is a photographer’s paradise with incredible cliff formations and wildlife.  Immediately upon entering the park, I photographed a […]

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4 APRIL: SIDE TRIP: LOWER CALF CREEK FALLS IN GRAND STAIRCASE-ESCALANTE NATIONAL MONUMENT

After a relatively easy 3 mile hike in, I understood why this is such a popular hike  What a beautiful spot.  Although there were quite a few people hiking, I still managed periods of seclusion […]

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30 MAR-1 APR: SIDE TRIP: PAGE, AZ

Tremendous photographic variety exists in the Page, AZ area.  Two of the biggest draws are the Horseshoe Bend of the Colorado River just downriver from Glen Canyon Dam and Antelope Canyon.  I shot Horseshoe Bend […]

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28-29 MAR: PRESCOTT AZ

I had a great visit with my aunt and uncle in Prescott AZ.  We made a day trip to an area overlooking the Sycamore Canyon Wilderness – incredible view – but a bit hazy and […]

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29 MAR: SIDE TRIP: WEST FORK OAK CREEK

Zane Grey wrote Call of the Canyon from a cabin at the mouth of the west fork of Oak Creek in the Red Rock Secret Mountain Wilderness north of Sedona, AZ.  Spending the morning hiking […]

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25-26 MAR: SUPERSTITION WILDERNESS/LOST DUTCHMAN STATE PARK

The Superstition Mountains face west…with the vibrant color of the setting sun behind me and the wonderful light on the mountains in front of me…a magical evening.  The real challenge was choosing a strong foreground […]

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