Category Archives: Destinations

Summer 2019 National Parks Basics

Here’s some basic location and comparison information on the parks we’re going to be visiting from July 21-August 9. We’re heading mostly north of the border to hit up 7 National Parks in the Canadian Rockies and then coming back … Continue reading

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Summer Trip Route Map

Introducing the official planned route of our summer 2019 Road Trip. We’ll visit eight national parks, go whitewater rafting, walk on a glacier, stay in four different campgrounds and hike countless kilometers. Can’t wait!

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Vancouver Gallery – April 2019

Images from our 2019 Spring Break trip to Vancouver and the Sunshine Coast in British Columbia. April 12-21, 2019.

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Nick & Neil’s Best of 2018

Presenting the 2018 edition of the best things we ate and drank on our 2018 travels. (Ordered chronologically) Food 1. Six course tasting menu – The Lakely : Eau Claire, WI 2. Umami Mama Pizza – Young Joni : Minneapolis, MN … Continue reading

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Hiking in Yosemite National Park

During our three week vacation in June/July we hiked a grand total of 102.5 miles, 33.9 of which were in Yosemite National Park. This park contains an incredible 800 miles of trails, so we’re just scratching the surface here, but we … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 Gallery

Images from our epic 2,682-mile road trip through five national parks: Yosemite, Kings Canyon, Sequoia, Pinnacles and Great Basin. Also featuring San Francisco, California coast, Cedar Breaks and Timpanogos Cave national monuments, Salt Lake City and Denver. June 22 – … Continue reading

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Upcoming Travel: Five More National Parks

It’s hard to believe, but in just a week and a half, we’ll be embarking on our yearly summer road trip. This one is marking a major milestone for us as we will be visiting the final five national parks … Continue reading

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