Tag Archives: wildlife

Wind Cave National Park

The seventh oldest national park in the system, Wind Cave National Park was the first to protect a cave. On a trip with two of our grandsons, we recently visited Wind Cave. Since this was 2021 and there were still … Continue reading

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Shenandoah National Park

We visited Shenandoah National Park the end of September. We were a little early for fall color but it was beautiful nevertheless. Shenandoah is a long, narrow park of mountain forest in northern Virginia.   We stayed in two different … Continue reading

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Gates of the Arctic National Park return

  Six years after our first visit to Gates of the Arctic National Park we returned. This trip was in August as opposed to July. The colors of the tundra were turning and the variety of berries was amazing. The hope of this trip was to be basically in the middle of the caribou migration. […]

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New items in here2where online store

I’ve added a number of items to my online store and arranged them into the following collections: National Park, Wildlife, Wildflowers, and Scenery Please take a look – great gift ideas. http://www.zazzle.com/here2where/products Following are some examples:     

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Isle Royale National Park

An island far from shore in Lake Superior – who had any idea it would be end up being on the list of our favorite national parks? Number 53 out of 60 national parks – the 3+ hour boat ride … Continue reading

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Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park in south Florida is very different from any of the other national parks we have visited. Established in 1947, at 1,507,850 acres Everglades is the third largest national park in the Lower 48. Although most U.S. national … Continue reading

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Katmai National Park

When we planned the trip to Katmai National Park, we were thinking brown bears, brown bears and more brown bears. As we did prior to our visit, many people are fascinated by the bear cams located at Brooks Falls – … Continue reading

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Channel Islands National Park

Bucket List National Park #41- only 18 parks remaining. Channel Islands National Park lies off the coast of southern California and encompasses eight islands. In our national park book, it said if you have very limited time, the Visitor’s Center … Continue reading

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Redwood National Park

Northern California offers a completely different California than does Southern California. The northern part of the state is generally sparsely populated and more wilderness. Our first trip to California this year was to the desert south, our second to the … Continue reading

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Travelogue – Glacier Bay National Park

Glacier Bay National Park – the last stop on our spring 2014 trip. Sadly we approached the end of our eighteen days in our RV and had to pack up our belongings, arranging things in appropriate bags for the final … Continue reading

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