Hiking Your Way to a Spectacular View of Lake Tahoe

Hiking Your Way to a Spectacular View of Lake Tahoe

If you’re looking for a great view of Lake Tahoe, hiking in Van Sickle Bi-State Park might just be for you. What’s a bi-state park, you ask? It’s a park that crosses state borders – between California and Nevada, though Nevada’s park...
Hiking the Dream Lake Trail

Hiking the Dream Lake Trail

The Dream Lake trail was my absolute favorite hike in Rocky Mountain National Park. It branches off from the Bear Lake area and takes you up to a series three more alpine lakes: Nymph Lake, Dream Lake, and Emerald Lake. We stopped at Dream Lake thanks to non-ideal...
Walking Among Redwoods at Muir Woods National Monument

Walking Among Redwoods at Muir Woods National Monument

I’ve been awed by nature in many different places around the world, but walking among the redwood trees at Muir Woods National Monument was the first time I’ve ever felt my jaw drop at the sight of a living entity. Ever since I first learned about redwood...
8 Reasons to visit Michigan This Fall

8 Reasons to visit Michigan This Fall

Maybe it’s a bit cliché, but I love the fall. Or the autumn if you’re fancy like that. It combines great weather, beautiful foliage, some of my favorite holidays, and a lot of great events, so it’s easy to see why so many people enjoy this season....
Driving to the Top of Pikes Peak

Driving to the Top of Pikes Peak

Driving up Pikes Peak in Colorado Springs is one of those classic American experiences that everyone should try at least once. My dad went as a kid, and it’s always been on my list of places to visit. I finally got a chance to drive up the Pikes Peak highway,...
Albany, New York Dining Guide

Albany, New York Dining Guide

One of my favorite things about traveling for work is getting to try new restaurants in the areas I visit. After eight weeks in Albany, New York, I’ve compiled my list of my nine favorite places to eat. Read on for my Albany dining guide. C.H. Evans Brewing...