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Hermit’s Rest, Grand Canyon

The hike ahead, 2 miles up 😳 Hiking down into the Grand Canyon today, Hermit’s Rest Trail down to Santa Maria springs (and a little further). 2.6 miles in and 2.6 out. Started at 6:45 to beat the heat. Funnily enough it may have been harder on the way down than up 🤔Spectacular scenery as […]

Angel’s Playground

Walking to the Angel’s Playground in the Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona. Millions of years ago this was a forest. Then became a seabed. The tree trunks survived and petrified to become rocks, some with precious gems forming inside. Angel’s Playground has a bunch of these tree-like rocks, and we saw a few which had...