Category Archives: National Parks (NPS)

Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Mammoth Hot Springs, Dragon Mouth Springs

8/2/19 – Friday This time we went straight to the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone (also early, about 9 am), visiting 2 spots. Artist’s Point (I took way too many photos) Along the trail to Sublime Point On the way … Continue reading

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Norris Geyser Basin, Mammoth Hot Springs, Lamar Valley

8/1/19 – Thursday This was another area that John and I had missed, largely due to crowds and no reasonable parking. This time, because again we left around 8 (more like 8:30 am) it was possible. Norris Geyser Basin This … Continue reading

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Diamond P Ranch

7/31/19 – Wednesday Many of us were sun burned and generally exhausted from all our excursions in the park Tuesday so we decided to relax this day. Everyone but myself visited the stores in town (West Yellowstone) while I napped … Continue reading

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Grand Prismatic Spring, Old Faithful, Geysers Hill, Overlook, Firehole Canyon Drive

7/30/19 – Tuesday We were on the road by 8 am, no easy task for 7 people, but worth it because we saw some animals and made it to the Grand Prismatic Spring (and Midway Geiser Basin which includes the … Continue reading

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Firehole Canyon Drive

7/28/19 – Sunday Since the rest of our family (Joe, our other son, rode with Justin’s group) wouldn’t arrive until late in the day we decided to scope out Yellowstone National Park and places to see in West Yellowstone. We’ve … Continue reading

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Yellowstone, here we come

7/27/19 – Saturday We’d reserved 2 condos through WorldMark for our family gathering at Yellowstone this year. John was on the Internet the instant we were permitted to reserve our week -13 months before our arrival date. We’d wanted a … Continue reading

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Pago Pago, American Samoa and American Samoa National Park

4/29/19 – Monday After our exercises and breakfast we could actually walk off the ship at this dock. Boy, was it hot and steamy, that’s why my first photo was like this: We continued on for about a couple miles … Continue reading

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