Virgin Narrows

On 15 Oct 10, Tracy and I drove down to Zion National Park to hike the Narrows of the Virgin River.  We drove to Springdale on Friday night and then got up early in the morning to pick up our overnight permit.  We had reserved a permit…

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San Luis Peak

  [Jump to Photos] Over the long weekend of September 3, 2010, Tracy and I made our third annual trip to Colorado to climb a 14er.  This year we decided to do San Luis Peak.  The hike up to San Luis is longer than most 14ers, so…

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Naturalist Basin

The weekend of 28 Aug 10, Tracy and I decided to try our luck with Naturalist Basin. We had tried to hike here a couple of times in the spring, but there was always too much snow. I didn’t want to hike it in the summer because…

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Timpanogos Cave

On 15 Aug 10, we finally went to Timpanogos Cave outside of American Fork, UT. The cave is a National Park just about an hour from the house, but we had never been here. We decided to go early on a Sunday morning to try to escape…

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McCoy Park

The weekend of 26 Jun 10, Tracy, Eric, and I went to McCoy Park in the Uintas. We wanted to head to Island Lake, but when we got to Burnt Fork Creek, the river was running way too high to be able to cross. The drop down…

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Coyote Gulch

The weekend of 9 Apr 10, Tracy and I headed out to Coyote Gulch in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in southern Utah.  We had once hiked down to the confluence of Hurricane Wash and Coyote Gulch, but we didn’t hike past the confluence.  This time, however,…

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Stump Creek Guard Station

The weekend of 12 Feb 10, Tracy and I headed up towards the Tetons to stay at a Forest Service cabin and to do some snowshoeing around the Tetons. On Friday night we braved the gloom and doom snow forecast and headed to the Stump Creek Guard…

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Wildhorse Canyon

The weekend of 15 Jan 10, Tracy and I did an 8 mile loop in Wildhorse Canyon.  This was a nice, relaxing hike.  We hiked to the end of the canyon then hiked across the slickrock back towards the road and then finished the loop via the…

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Various Utah Pictures – 2010

These are various pictures from Utah trips in 2010 that I didn’t think warranted a complete trip report. Moab Rim, UT – November 12, 2010   Dry Fork, UT – September 19, 2010   Meteor Shower – August 13, 2010   Yellowstone Creek, UT – July 31,…

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