How to Make the Most of One Day in Death Valley National Park
When something has "death" in the name, it's not exactly inspiring, right? Actually, no! Two of the most famous places with names like this – the Dead Sea and Death Valley – are actually two of my favorite places to visit. Both have a stark natural beauty that reminds me how fascinating our planet is...
Two Days in Yosemite: Itinerary for a Short Weekend
When you think about the National Parks in America, what comes to mind? Learn how to spend two days in Yosemite National Park even when you're short on time.
37 Fascinating Facts about Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Planning a visit to Hawaii's Big Island? Here are some fascinating facts about Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, the one national park on this island.
How to Visit the 8 Alaska National Parks (& 9 Other NPS Units)
Want to visit all of the Alaska National Parks? Learn about each one, when to visit, how to get there, what to do, and where to stay. I've also included details on the other National Park units in Alaska.
How to Visit Arches and Canyonlands in One Day
Southwest Utah is stunning! No matter the reason you're short on time, here's how to squeeze a visit to Arches and Canyonlands in one day.
The Best Things to Do at Pinnacles National Park for 1-2 Days
Planning a trip to California's Pinnacles? Here are the best things to do at Pinnacles National Park, as well as where to stay, how to visit, and other tips.
A Perfect Saguaro National Park Itinerary: 2 or 3 Days in the Sonoran Desert
Split into two parts, you might wonder how to plan a trip to Arizona's Saguaro National Park. Here's the perfect itinerary for a weekend among the towering Saguaro cacti in the Sonoran desert.
How to Make the Most of One Day in Glacier Bay National Park
Planning a trip to explore the waterways of Alaska's Glacier Bay? Here's how to spend one day in Glacier Bay – or longer, if you have the time!
How to Make the Most of One Day in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Short on time while exploring the Big Island? Learn how to maximize one day in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park – or even a half-day!