Homage to the Columbia River Gorge

When I was planning our trip, I kept stumbling across the most beautiful photos from Oregon. Waterfalls of all shapes and sizes, surrounded by moss-covered rocks and foliage a shade of green that seemed like it couldn’t be real. I knew I wanted to see these places and stand in the spray of those falls. … Continue reading Homage to the Columbia River Gorge


The First 30 Days Part 3 – Southern Utah

Twenty-eight days after arriving in Moab, we reluctantly packed up and headed west.  The instinct to "nest" in one spot was still pervasive, but we did not set on this trip to retreated familiar ground.  The camper repaired, a few loads of shit lighter, we drove toward Goblin Valley State Park, which I was eager … Continue reading The First 30 Days Part 3 – Southern Utah

The Waterfall Highway

You could make the drive from Roseburg, Oregon, just off of I-5, to Crater Lake National Park in a couple of hours; but why do that?  Jason and I took two days to explore this 90 miles stretch of Highway 138 through the Umpqua National Forest, and were rewarded with stunning waterfalls and some idyllic … Continue reading The Waterfall Highway