Jake & Holly OpenRoadRevival

Man--Woman--Doberman Canvassing the open road in search of more. Trading materials for memories. Reading, writing, and finishing my novel! =) sometime in 2018

Hike the Window Trail in Big Bend

Big Bend National Park, Texas

The Window Trail is one of the most popular hikes in Big Bend National Park.

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Backpack the Chisos Mountains

Big Bend National Park, Texas

Most people don’t know that there are 8,000-foot peaks in Texas, but in the exceptionally remote southwest corner of the Lone Star State, Big Bend National Park’s Chisos Mountains soar high over the .

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Catch a Sunset on the Window View Trail

Big Bend National Park, Texas

If you're staying at Chisos Basin, the sunset at Window View Trail is one to see. The Window View Trail is a paved, wheelchair-accessible, 0.

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Hike Balance Rock

Big Bend National Park, Texas

A simple, quiet drive down a dirt road (Grapevine Spring) leads you through desolate landscape until a parking lot sprouts up to your right.

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Drive the Scenic Loop of Monument Valley

Oljato-Monument Valley, Arizona

Be ready to embark on this 17 mile monumental scenic drive. The loop includes 11 numbered viewpoints and you can expect to spend between 2-4 hours in the park.

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Hike to Big Sable Point Lighthouse

Ludington, Michigan

Big Sable Point Lighthouse is perhaps one of the most scenic locations in Michigan. A 3.

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Hike Chapel Loop

Shingleton, Michigan

The trail loop from Mosquito Beach to Chapel Rock takes hikers through woods, to the edge of cliffs, and to the bottom of beaches along the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

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Hike to Shoshone Point

Grand Canyon Village, Arizona

A two mile round trip and relatively fast hike, Shoshone Point lies only about a mile from the parking lot and is an easy hike along a dirt road to a stunning vista.

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Hike Uncle Tom's Trail

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

If your in the Yellowstone National Park, this is a must do. The trail/stair case is visible from the opposite of the canyon, weaving its way down the canyon wall to a nice outlook at the base.

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Explore Lower Grand Canyon Falls, Yellowstone NP

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Lower Grand Canyon Falls is one of the gems of Yellowstone and is the one of the most photographed spots in the park.

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Explore Mammoth Hot Springs

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

These natural hot springs are crazy cool and very rare, which makes for an unforgettable trip. The hot springs are located right off of highway 89.

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Hike to Artist's Paint Pots

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

From the parking lot, follow the boardwalk pathway until you reach the springs. The hike itself is pretty self explanatory. It is a very easy hike and very short.

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Capture the Sunset on the Yellowstone River

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

The Yellowstone river is considered one of the most scenic and beautiful in all of the United States.

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Explore Midway Geyser Basin

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

If you have ever seen images of Yellowstone besides Old Faithful, this is it. The Midway Geyser Basin is one of the most colorful and steamy hot spring basins in the world.

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Hike above Grand Prismatic Spring

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Grand Prismatic Spring is Yellowstone's largest hot spring and is the third largest spring in the world.

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Drive The Firehole Lake Loop

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Firehole Lake Drive is a 2 mile one way road, near the Lower Geyser Basin in Yellowstone National Park. This is one of the hidden gems in Yosemite where you'll find solitude and quietness.

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Hike to Mystic Falls, WY

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Mystic Falls is located in the Biscuit Basin area of Yellowstone National Park. Biscuit Basin’s parking lot is approximately 2 miles north of Old Faithful along Grand Loop Road.

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Hiking to Photograph the Lone Star Geyser

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Lone Star Geyser gets its name from being one the most isolated major geysers. The trailhead begins just south of Old Faithful, along the Loop Road. This trail follows the Firehole River for 2.

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Visit Old Faithful

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Starting at the Old Faithful Lodge, which is a sight to see in itself, several trails start out heading away the actual Old Faithful geyser.

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Hike Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Glen Arbor, Michigan

There are two approaches to conquering the Dune Climb at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. You can run to the top (the preferred method for those under the age of 10).

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Hike the Badlands' Notch Trail

Interior, South Dakota

Notch Trail is on the south end of the Door Trail car park. The Trail sorta follows a dry river bed but there is also a actual trail you can also follow.

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Drive Through Badlands National Park

Wall, South Dakota

Badlands National Park is on the western edge of South Dakota, about 60 minutes from Rapid City, and is a strikingly different landscape from the mostly flat typography of the state.

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Swim in the Firehole River

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

The Firehole River Swimming Hole is on the southern portion of Firehole Canyon Rd inside the park, near the West Entrance to Yellowstone. The road is a one way loop from north to south.

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Hike Sentinel Meadows to Fairy Falls and Imperial Geyser

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

This hike starts on a long, straight, wide and flat path due south from the trailhead.  After about a half a mile, you will come to the "Ojo Caliente" spring and a bridge crossing the Firehole River.

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