Posts Tagged: National Parks

Olympic National Park, Day 27-28 #MikeandTobyTravels

We headed for Olympic National Park and cut our time short on Lopez Island for two reasons: 1) to distract me from getting too sad over saying goodbye to the kids, who needed to return to their lives in California as of Sunday afternoon, and 2) to get more time to see the Olympic National… Read more »

Drive Day 22 of #MikeandTobyTravels

We awoke to approaching thunderstorms in Glacier National Park on day 22 of our trip, and we had a long way to drive today. We prolonged the journey out of the park and along the thirty miles of the Going to the Sun Road by stopping to take vista shots of the deep indigo morning,… Read more »

Glacier National Park, Montana: Day 21 of #MikeandTobyTravels

(Click on any photo to expand and click through as a gallery) The 21st day of our road trip, current location Glacier National Park, Montana, dawned crisply cold with the sound of birds singing in the thin air of 8,000 foot elevation. I woke from the deep sleep that good tiredness and a chilly room… Read more »

Radium Hot Springs to Glacier National Park, Day 20 #MikeandTobyTravels

Radium Hot Springs to Glacier National Park, Day 20 #MikeandTobyTravels (click on photos to open slideshow!) The Apple Tree Motel, a roadside operation in Radium Springs, was run by a Luddite with frazzled blond hair and a weary smile. “I refuse to run this place off the internet,” she said, handing me the heavy brass… Read more »

Jasper National Park: Day 18 #MikeandTobyTravels

Click on the photos for them to open up big enough to see! Day eighteen in Jasper National Park, I slept in as Mike sneaked out for his morning recon mission exploring, fishing, and possibly taking a photography boat tour. I just wanted to be in one place for awhile. After I got up I… Read more »