A fortunate encounter with a loquacious Ranger makes for one of the best experiences of our cross-country journey.
If you’re driving through southern Utah, don’t blink. If you do, you’ll most likely miss something spectacular.
Skirting the cacophony of Las Vegas with a visit to rugged rocks.
Visiting the devastating Manzanar War Relocation Center, a Japanese internment camp from World War II.
Ferne Clyffe State Park will always have a warm place in my heart.
Find out what it’s like to spend a night in Joshua Tree National Park in this excerpt from “Two Lane Gems, Vol. 1.”
Finding a Route 66 treasure and carvings from long ago.
As we got back on I-40 for the short drive, relatively speaking, to Albuquerque, I thought about everything we’d seen and done since we’d left home only six days ago. When I first had the idea for this trip, and then began planning it, I wasn’t sure what to expect beyond expecting that it would …
Break up the monotony of I-40 through Texas and New Mexico with buried cars, a Blue Hole, and a Big Hunk.
We learned a few things camping and hiking in Palo Duro Canyon State Park.
This beautiful, magical place is located in southwestern Oklahoma and is home to bison, Texas long horns, and other wildlife.
In the northwest corner of Illinois is a preserve of prairie and forest overlooking the Mississippi River.