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Thanksgiving Hiking Pole Adventure in Utah

December 8, 2013 by  
Filed under Gallery, Gear, Travel

We arrived to RAIN in Las Vegas and snow on the roads to Moab.   Even over a foot of snow and cold mornings did not stop us from enjoying the magic of the Utah National Parks.  Our first day included 2 short hikes in Arches  (Park Avenue & Delicate Arch), then we went to Canyonlands […]

Trail Art – Cairns are Hikers’ Friends

November 27, 2012 by  
Filed under Travel

We are huge fans of cairns.  They show hikers the way.  They come in all shapes and sizes and designs.  They’re trail ART!  Below are some of my favorites – be sure to click on #4 – it’s a whole Cairn City in Bryce. Not a cairn, but during our Canyonlands hikes,we saw Juniper Berries […]

Utah Cairns: Artistically finding your way on the trail

November 29, 2010 by  
Filed under Nature, Travel

We love cairns – love, love, love!  Human-created piles of rocks, they’re often how we find the trail and the only way we know where to go.    One ranger said it perfectly:  “Make sure you can see the cairns which are almost always within sight of each other.  If you lose sight of a cairn, […]