Death Valley National Park – must see spots and tips

Death Valley National Park was the third national park my husband and I visited in our rad California road trip last summer! We visited Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP and Yosemite NP right before radically changing terrain, landscape and weather while driving to Death Valley. Continue reading “Death Valley National Park – must see spots and tips”

California: Five National Parks in one epic week – Part II

Here’s Part II of our week in California in which we visited 5 National Parks. You can find the itinerary of the first part of our trip here!

Day 4 – Yosemite National Park – Yosemite Valley

Highlights: Mirror Lake, Columbia Rock, Three Brothers, El Capitan, Valley View, Bridalveil Falls, Cathedral Rocks, Tunnel View, Glacier Point, Mariposa Grove

Our second day in Yosemite was not as good of an experience because of the heavy smoke created by the fire in the nearby area. Mirror Lake was in our itinerary for the day so we took the shuttle to the trailhead anyway. Continue reading “California: Five National Parks in one epic week – Part II”