Monthly Archives: April 2018

A Next Utah Trip

Revisit this apparently unnamed rock formation–what Gail and I nicknamed “Little Half Dome”–at Canyonlands NP in the Island In The Sky district Drive the Canyonlands White Rim Road at sunrise Goblin Valley and area Visit the NORTH area of Capitol Reef as I hear no one goes there   LODGING Yurt at Dead Horse Point […]

To Do

Fall foliage in New England Drive the Pacific Coast Highway Washington State Ferry to Orcas Island to see orcas Alaska Humpback whales Channel Islands National Park in Channel Islands, California Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park in Gunnison, Colorado Cathedral Valley in Capitol Reef National Park Hetch Hetchy area of Yosemite NP “Very few […]


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Buffalo Bill Cody’s Scout’s Rest Ranch, North Platte, NE HOURS April 22-Memorial Day Open weekends only 10am to 4pm Memorial Day – Labor Day 9am-5pm daily Labor Day – Oct 1 10am-4pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday, closed weekdays FEES Fee: State Park Permit $8 non-Nebraska vehicles required for all vehicles and is available for purchase in the house. Admission charged for touring the […]