Sequoia and King’s Canyon National Park, California

The magnificent sequoia trees are massive and full of grandeur. They can live for three thousand years and have various survival tools that enable them to live much longer than other trees that have a life span of around 300 years. They have thick, fibrous bark that insulates against fire and actually require fire to … More Sequoia and King’s Canyon National Park, California

Beartooth Highway and Yellowstone National Park, MT and WY

Whitney’s parents have talked about the Beartooth Highway as one of the most beautiful drives they’ve ever done. That is saying something, given their extensive road trip history. Earlier this year, we decided to take a family trip down to Yellowstone National Park and over the Beartooth Highway. Our route started in Helena and we … More Beartooth Highway and Yellowstone National Park, MT and WY

Skalkaho Pass, MT

Moving to a new state can be daunting, but having such great resources around like Whitney’s parents who have driven nearly every back road and pass in the state has been phenomenal. They recommended a day trip loop out of Missoula, one they’ve driven before and tagged along for this time as well. We started … More Skalkaho Pass, MT