Utah: Zion National Park – The Grotto to Visitors Center 13Km

A succession of smaller hikes within Zion National Park, starting at the Grotto, was on today’s agenda for Good Mrs and I. Together, these shorter canyon loops and stretches gave us over 13km of hiking. We started off the day much

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Utah: Zion National Park – Angels Landing (almost) 8.8km?

Today I planned to do THE Utah hike. Angels Landing via West Rim Trail in Zion National Park is one of the most dangerous hikes in USA. People have died there coming off the mountain. Warnings everywhere. Angels Landing itself stands roughly 1,500 feet above the

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Utah: Bryce Canyon National Park – Fairyland Loop Trail 14km

Good Mrs and I have now moved on to Bryce Canyon National Park. And today we walked together for a while and then parted for the rest of the hiking. Part of Rim Trail for both us and then Fairyland

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Utah: Canyonlands National Park – Neck Springs Trail 9km

Good Mrs and I did our one and only hike in Canyonlands National Park today. The Neck Spring Trail has lots of old cowboy history, beautiful scenery and is a true hiking trail. It is not a long walk at 9km. There were longer hiking

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Utah: Dead Horse Point State Park loop 7.6km

The second hike for the day was a rim walk within Dead Horse Point State Park. Post the interrupted hiking at Devil’s Garden, Good Mrs and I both felt that we needed to add something else. Dead Horse Point State Park

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Utah: Arches National Park – Devils Garden 7.2km

Today’s intention was for the first longish hike in the U.S. during this trip, a loop around Devils Garden inside the Arches National Park in Utah. Some 12km, which is not that long but longer than Good Mrs and I have

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Utah: Arches National Park – Delicate Arch and Windows Trail 5.4km + 1.8km

Prediction of rain in the southern Utah and northern Arizona regions for Friday. That is what Good Mrs and I had heard for days and that is what we counted on. And that is what we got. Not much, but some. Including

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