Posts in US Travel
21 of the Absolute Best Hikes in Yosemite National Park to Put on Your Hiking Bucket List

21 of the Absolute Best Hikes in Yosemite National Park to Put on Your Hiking Bucket List | Yosemite National Park is one of the most beautiful national parks in the entire United States, and one of the best way to tour the park is via one of its many amazing hiking trails. In this post I’ve detailed 21 of Yosemites top hiking trails, ranging from difficult to easy, that give you epic views of Yosemites grand backcountry and some Yosemites most famous landmarks. You’ll only fall more in love with Yosemite after going on one of these hikes. | shedreamsofalpine.com

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7 Beautiful Easy Hikes in Oahu, Hawaii

7 Beautiful Easy Hikes in Oahu, Hawaii | Hawaii is well known for its jaw-dropping islands and Oahu is one of its 8 beautiful islands. There are also ample opportunities to venture off of the beach and explore the island further, and this guide will show you 7 of the best easy hikes in Oahu to start off your vacation. Oahu has got it all, and adventure is literally around every corner. | shedreamsofalpine.com

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10 Best Sedona Hikes That You Need to Do

10 Best Sedona Hikes That You Need to Do | If you've ever had the opportunity to visit Sedona, Arizona then you know what magical, beautiful place it is. There are limitless opportunities for great hiking in Sedona, so I've pulled together a list with 10 of the best Sedona hikes to help you know where to start! You are certain to fall in love with with this place and it's mesmerizing Red Rock features once you visit! | shedreamsofalpine.com

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Why We Chose A Campervan Conversion Kit with Wayfarer Vans

Why We Chose a Campervan Conversion Kit with Wafarer Vans | Searching for the perfect van and campervan conversion can often feel stressful, and looking for an option that suits your needs, is beautiful, and meets your financial constraints can be tough to find. We just recently went through this process, and in this post we discuss why we ultimately chose Wayfarer Vans to do our campervan build-out in our new Ram Promaster van, and we are so happy with our choice! | shedreamsofalpine.com

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Essential Havasu Falls Backpacking Gear Packing List

The Essential Havasu Falls Backpacking Gear Packing List| Hiking into Havasu Falls is on of the best ways to experience this trail and the Havasu waterfalls. Make sure you have the right backpacking gear essentials with you for this beautiful backpacking and camping trip in Arizona! Post includes free packing list printable for easy reference. | shedreamsofalpine.com

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Your Complete Guide to Hiking Havasu Falls in 2018 - Trail Details, Camping, Permits, Weather, Photography, and More

Your Ultimate Guide to Hiking Havasu Falls Trail in Arizona | These beautiful blue waters of Havasupai should be on the top of your bucket list. In our post we go through everything you need to know about visiting Havasu Falls from trail details, permits, photography, what to pack, and more. This 25 mile long trail and it’s 5 amazing waterfalls, Fifty Foot Falls, Navajo Falls, Havasu Falls, Mooney Falls, and Beaver Falls, will not leave you disappointed. | shedreamsofalpine.com

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The Ultimate Guide to White Sands National Monument in New Mexico

The Ultimate Guide to White Sands National Monument in New Mexico| These beautiful gypsum sand dunes should be high on your traveling bucket list. From hiking, to backcountry camping, to bicycling, to epic photography shots at sunset, there are a lot of fun things to do at White Sands! In this post I detail all you need to know about visiting this breathtaking National Monument. | shedreamsofalpine.com

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Permit Deadlines and Reservations for Popular California Hiking Trails and Campsites in 2018

Permit Deadlines and Reservations for Popular California Hiking Trails and Campsites | Don't miss out on hiking or camping at some of Californias most popular sites because you missed the reservation deadlines. In this post I've outlined key deadlines to mark your calendars with and reservation tips for success so that you don't miss permit lotteries and reservation dates for Californias most iconic locations. | shedreamsofalpine.com

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My 5 Favorite Winter Climbing Areas in California

My 5 Favorite Winter Climbing Areas in California | Just as the summer months here in California are a great time for high altitude alpine climbing and hiking in the Sierra Nevada, the cold temperatures of the winter months make for some great lower elevation desert rock climbing! Whether you love to sport climb, trad climb, or boulder, I've listed 5 of my favorite areas to climb in California in the winter months, and there is a little bit of everything for every style of climber. Happy Sending! | shedreamsofalpine.com

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Grand Canyon South Rim to North Rim in 1 Day

Last October my yoga instructor invited me to join her and a group of people to do a hike called Rim to Rim at the Grand Canyon, and I thought, ok, why not. So I told her I'd go, I booked some rooms in the Grand Canyon on the South Rim and North Rim, and then in January we were going to begin training hikes. LITTLE DID I KNOW that I would end up joining this climbing club and be doing all these bananas mountaineering trips and end up not making most of the training hikes... which is obviously fine since the mountaineering trips were more than sufficient muscle training.

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