The Great Salt Lake, September 2011

Posted by on Sep 19, 2011
The Great Salt Lake, September 2011

I’ve taken a handful of short trips out to the Great Salt Lake to take photos but I’ve never posted any of it here. Not really much in the way of hiking and definitely no camping. But I was just thinking its still worth sharing from time to time. Especially since I took this past […]

Four Lakes Basin, Uintas, September 2011

Posted by on Sep 14, 2011
Four Lakes Basin, Uintas, September 2011

The first post-Labor day trip into the Uintas for the year is in the books and boy was it nice. It’s absolutely amazing the difference in the crowds after one simple holiday. The destination for this trip was Four Lakes Basin and Allen Lake in the High Uintas Wilderness. I’ve had Four Lakes on my […]

Red Castle + Little East Fork Loop, September 2011

Posted by on Sep 8, 2011
Red Castle + Little East Fork Loop, September 2011

As I’ve whittled away at my bucket list of destination in the Uintas over the years, there have been two that always seemed to get pushed back; Red Castle and Little East Fork Black’s Fork. I always envisioned Red Castle as being too busy, meanwhile Little East Fork as being so remote and rugged that […]

Temple Lake Loop, Wind Rivers, August 2011

Posted by on Sep 6, 2011
Temple Lake Loop, Wind Rivers, August 2011

The Wind River Range is a place I’ve been wanting to visit for quite some time. It’s only about 4-1/2 hours from my house so I can’t really explain what took me so long. I guess it was just easier to keep hitting things from my list in the Uintas. But I was determined to […]

The Zion Subway, August 2011

Posted by on Sep 1, 2011
The Zion Subway, August 2011

This is the second of two trip reports from a quick vacation Audra and I took to Zion this past weekend. We started the trip north of Zion with stops at Kanarra Creek and Cedar Breaks before heading on to our ultimate destination, Zion National Park.