Are you starting to plan your 2017 vacations? I know I am. If you’re traveling across the United States don’t forget to stop and visit our wonderful National Parks. From Maine to Alaska you will see the best this country has to offer by adding a National Park or two to your travel plans.
Category: Western US
Autumn is a great time to visit our National Parks. The crowds are smaller and the weather is cooler. Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming is an excellent place to take advantage of the outdoor activities this time of year. Over 300,000 acres encompassing the Teton Mountain Range.
The Mesa Falls Scenic Byway is a short drive down Hwy 20, just west of Yellowstone National Park in Idaho, It begins in Ashton, Idaho and is approximately 16 miles through the Targhee National Forest to reach the Upper Mesa Falls. An impressive drive with stunning waterfalls and beautiful surroundings along the Henry Fork.
Where in the world is Antelope Island? In the wonderful state of Utah! Less than an hour north of Salt Lake City is a fantastic State Park for hiking, outdoor activities and the best views of the Great Salt Lake. The island is over 28,000 acres. When visiting Utah I didn’t want to miss a chance to hike this one!