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Comments on places to go and getting there

Backpacking Grandview Trail into the Grand Canyon

Share A backpacker’s life is probably not complete without a trip to the Grand  Canyon.  We decided against Bright Angel Trail which heads down from the south rim a the lodge and main tourist area, but, we didn’t really want … Continue reading

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The Amazon-Swimming with Piranhas

Share One of my goals was to see at least one great river on each continent. I had seen the Mississippi several times, so the next closest was the Amazon. The Amazon basin is vast, with two rivers joining at … Continue reading

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Hiking Glacier – A visit to GLACIER NATIONAL PARK

Share The National Parks are an amazing treasure.  A Rocky Mountain National Park not be missed is Glacier National Park located in northern Montana.  We probably have as many pictures taken in Glacier as anywhere we’ve visited.  Words are not … Continue reading

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Hiking the Isle de Capri

Share Seer had always talked about going to Capri, but neither of us are shoppers. We checked the island off the coast of Italy out and decided it would be a fabulous place to spend a few days hiking. No … Continue reading

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Cycling Vermont

Share Seer and I, along with two sisters, decided to combine cycling, travel and the fall foliage of Vermont.  We didn’t want to ship the cycling bikes so we contacted POMG Bike Tours of Vermont at  http://www.pomgbike.com/ and arranged everything except the … Continue reading

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