Helena Brew Fest, Helena Montana

Helena Brew Fest, Helena Montana

I am always looking for a reason to visit Montana. It’s beautiful scenery, fast speed limits and well let’s be honest… the beer! My friend Jen, Boomer and I headed over to Helena in the morning last summer. It was a bit of a drive but we did not mind … Continue reading

Lighthouses of the Cape Disappointment Washington State Park

Cape Disappointment lighthouse

I love lighthouses, specifically the black and white striped ones. Boomer and I had visited a few lighthouses while in Oregon but on this day we were visiting two in one day. Cape Disappointment is located at the mouth of the Columbia River, across the river from Astoria Oregon. I … Continue reading

Toadstools Hike in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Utah

Toadstools Hike in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Utah

With a start to a new day, Boomer and I would be visiting Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument (GSENM).  I stopped in at the GSENM visitor’s center in Kanab Utah and I briefly checked out the displays.  As I milled around I walked into a room packed with people.  A … Continue reading