• 3 Delicious Stops in Anchorage That Will Leave You Wanting More

    Anchorage seems to have it all – the majestic Chugach Mountains, Sleeping Lady overlooking Cook Inlet, trendy metropolitan appeal, and easy access to some of the best Alaskan adventure you can endure. The city also hosts some of the best restaurants I’ve experienced as well. From Marx Bros. Cafe and Ginger to Orso and La…

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  • A Travel Junkie’s Perfect Day in Fairbanks, Alaska

    At 65 degrees north latitude, Fairbanks serves as a central gateway to the Interior – Denali National Park two-hours to the south, the Arctic Circle five-hours to the north, Nome, Barrow, and the mighty Yukon River. Fairbanks itself is home to a small, yet charming downtown with hints of the area’s history in dog mushing,…

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  • People In Your Travel Pics

    People In Your Travel Pics

    On a recent and quick road trip through Utah I had the opportunity to revisit Arches National Park – a favorite destination of mine of which I’ve experienced multiple times over the years. I didn’t have my usual camera gear being that it was my honeymoon, yet I still felt the need to take some…

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  • Remembering Elmer Long

    Remembering Elmer Long

    It was hot that day in April when I met Elmer Long. His long, white beard hung to chest level and a well-worn hat rode high on his weathered brow. After the small group of fellow visitors had left, he and I stood under the glaring sun making small talk until finally retreating to two…

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  • Where to Next? Try Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica.

    I’ve had the opportunity to travel to many wonderful destinations over the years. I can’t say that I have a favorite spot because knowing me, that list would likely change every week and because there’s so much still to see and experience. What I can do is recommend travel-worthy destinations you should visit, though. And…

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  • Boulder to Idaho Springs via CO-119

    Explore waterfalls, Himalayan cuisine, and laid-back mountain town life. Miles: 48.2 | State Park Sidetrip: Golden Gate Canyon State Park  Back in 2017, National Geographic named Boulder, Colorado, “happiest city in the U.S.” thanks to “breathtaking scenery, a pleasant climate, a charming downtown, and enough outdoor activities to keep even the most active person busy.” And…

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  • The Story Behind the Photo

      Spring, 2009 | Santa Fe, New Mexico Every image has a story behind it.  The ringing of his spurs carried over the roar of motorhomes and cars whizzing passed his worn-out cowboy boots as he crested the hill outside of  Santa Fe. The horses trailed close behind the man as they strolled together in…

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  • Up For A Quick Hike in Colorado?

    Colorado is an outdoor junkie paradise for those who like to lace up the old shoes, throw a pack over their shoulders and head to the trails for a day of adventure. In fact, there are more than 5,600 miles of trails all over the state, some more popular than others. But if you’re looking…

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  • Life In The Photo Pit 2017

    I remember it being late January at the Boulder Theater and excitedly waiting to hit the photo pit for my first show since moving back to Colorado. Chevelle was on the bill that night and as I fiddled with my camera settings, I still didn’t know what direction I really wanted to take my work.…

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  • City Escape: Three Hikes & Three Brew Spots Near Denver

    As I sit here and write this, it’s 90 degrees and the sun is beating down turning this ginger’s skin a little pink after a mere 20 minutes outside. I’ll be honest, though, this beer is keeping me cool while thoughts of getting out on a few trails just outside of the city are on…

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