Tag Archives: Visitor Center

  1. Going Home – Lassen Volcanic National Park, CA

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    September 30, 2019 by Deborah W. Trotter

    “You can’t go home again” is a phrase that I have always understood to mean that home is not really …
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  2. Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, AK – Bartlett Cove

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    July 27, 2018 by Deborah W. Trotter

    Summer in Alaska, when the sun stays up long enough that even after a day spent cruising the entire length …
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  3. Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, AK – Floating Through Paradise

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    June 30, 2018 by Deborah W. Trotter

    Earlier this month we took a spectacular, eight-day cruise in Alaska’s Inside Passage aboard a small (40 passengers) catamaran called …
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  4. Bandelier National Monument, NM – Good Timing

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    February 28, 2018 by Deborah W. Trotter

    It is a disappointment when a long-planned national park visit coincides with closure of a favorite trail or limitation of …
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  5. Mount Rainier National Park, WA – Sixty in 2013: Now You See It . . .

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    October 7, 2013 by Deborah W. Trotter

    Back in August before our own government shut down our National Parks, we were lucky to spend three nights and …
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  6. Sixty in 2013: Oregon Caves National Monument – Spelunking in the Beaver State

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    September 2, 2013 by Deborah W. Trotter

    Tucked into the southwest corner of the state of Oregon, not on the way to or from anywhere, at the …
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  7. Arches National Park, UT – The Eyes Have It: Views from the Windows Section

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    July 1, 2013 by Deborah W. Trotter

    The first fork in the road through Arches from the Visitor Center, just beyond Balanced Rock, takes you to the …
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  8. Lassen Volcanic National Park, CA – Going In Again

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    June 10, 2013 by Deborah W. Trotter

    My car was one of the first to go into Lassen Park at the Sulphur Works on Highway 89, just …
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  9. North Cascades National Park, WA – First Impressions

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    June 3, 2013 by Deborah W. Trotter

    We have all heard it said that you never get a second chance to make a first impression.  But does …
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  10. Golden Gate National Recreation Area, CA – Sixty in 2013: Coastal Trail to Lands End

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    May 27, 2013 by Deborah W. Trotter

    There’s nothing like discovering treasure under your nose, right? That’s what I did last weekend when I had a few …
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