Pacific Northwest

How to see Yellowstone in the winter

How to see Yellowstone in the winter

From November to April, the roads inside the Yellowstone National Park are covered in snow and closed to vehicles (with the exception of the North entrance to Mammoth Falls). The only way to see Yellowstone in the winter is by doing a guided tour. There are a number of companies […]

2-day itinerary for Astoria, Oregon

2-day itinerary for Astoria, Oregon

I have spent 7 years in the greater Seattle area. Its been 4 months since I crossed Washington state borders. I knew about Astoria from someone who grew up there at Timberfest the year before. So I made a plan the day before to just GO! Day 1 Columbia River […]

How to spend 24 hours in West Yellowstone

How to spend 24 hours in West Yellowstone

The roads in Yellowstone NP are closed from the West Yellowstone entrance during the winter. Luckily, there is still plenty to do in this town of 1200 people. If you only have 24 hours in West Yellowstone, consider the list below!

San Francisco to Crater Lake road trip itinerary

San Francisco to Crater Lake road trip itinerary

My fiance and I are HUGE roadtrippers. We love getting in the car and just driving…we even drove cross country last summer! This Memorial Day weekend we did a road trip to Lassen Volcanic National Park and Crater Lake National Park. We left around 10:30 am on Saturday and made […]