Category Archive: Nevada

The Beauty is in the Details – Valley of Fire State Park, NV

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I thought two posts would cover our stop at this gem in Nevada, but there’s so much breathtaking beauty here that I had to cover some of it in more detail.  I promise this… Continue reading

Those Wondrous Rocks – Valley of Fire, NV

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Our scenic drive into Valley of Fire (click here if you missed it) and the breathtaking trail explorations left us wanting more.  Fortunately we had a week to explore this park, and did we ever rock out!… Continue reading

This Valley’s on Fire! – Overton, NV

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The drive along the north shore road from Lake Mead National Recreation Area was a colorful and rocky landscape that lead us to one of Nevada’s hidden gems, Valley of Fire State Park.  I must warn… Continue reading

Zip, Float, Hike – Lake Mead, NV

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We had thought a week at Lake Mead National Recreation Area would be long enough – wrong!  Being active in the Nevada heat induced us to take a couple of days off to just lounge around… Continue reading

Walking on Man-made Marvels – Lake Mead, NV

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As we crossed the state line into Nevada, we had officially started the 5th year of our journey – we were excited!  Nevada has many excellent things to offer besides “Sin City”, one of them being the Lake Mead… Continue reading

A night in civilization, at a parking lot!

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After soaking in the natural hot springs and enjoying a therapeutic massage with Karin Pine (who managed to hit all the spots that needed healing) at Tecopa Hot Springs, it was time to get… Continue reading

A break with family and friends, then onward!

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Since we are back in CA where we began, we decided to take a break from our travels to visit family and friends as well as unloading some unwanted items from Betsy.  Our… Continue reading