Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park

I spent three nights in Jackson, Wyoming. I did not camp in the actual National Park. The first night I found a nice quiet little spot, but the next two nights I spent on Shadow Mountain, which overlooked the Teton range and I got great sunsets both of those nights....
Pinedale, Wyoming

Pinedale, Wyoming

I stopped at Pinedale, Wyoming for a night while I was on my way up to Jackson. It was a very cool little town, had a great brewery called Wind River Brewing Company, named after the Wind River mountain range, which I believe is part of the Rocky Mountains. I did a...
Flaming Gorge, Utah

Flaming Gorge, Utah

Flaming Gorge was one of the few stops (besides Dinosaur National Monument) that I made in Utah. I wasn’t there for long, just drove through on my way into Wyoming. But it was a very pretty place, and the dam was quite impressive...
Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National Monument

I was in Dinosaur National Monument from Day 12 (August 7th) to Day 14 (August 9th). So, Dinosaur National Monument was a place that I had always wanted to go to, but I never knew much about it until I was there. Mainly I wanted to go there because of the name,...
Colorado National Monument

Colorado National Monument

Colorado National Monument was the fifth stop on my drive-about. I was here from Day 10 (August 5th) to Day 12 (August 7th). On the first day, August 5th, I did the Devil’s Kitchen Trail, and then I went into No Thoroughfare Canyon. I was alone in the canyon,...
Gateway, Colorado

Gateway, Colorado

I left Telluride (well, officially Ophir, Colorado) on the morning of Wednesday August 3rd. I then made my way up Highway 145, then got onto Highway 141 to get to Gateway. It was on the way to the campsite that I stopped at the infamous Hanging Flume. I camped a few...