Trail Ridge Road, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Travel the highest contiguous highway in the USA: Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Stretching from Estes Park to Grand Lake, its 48 miles encompass forests and alpine tundra, with sweeping vistas on a breathtaking drive.

Autumn Drive over Boreas Pass, Colorado, to See the Aspens

See golden, autumn aspen groves during a ride over the Boreas Pass Road in the Rocky Mountains, featuring a restored water tank and section house near Breckenridge, Colorado.

The Pony Express Lives! Annual Re-Ride, Part 1

Last summer I drove to Scotts Bluff, Nebraska, to witness the annual re-ride of the Pony Express. This is part one of my account of the wonderful labor of love done by the volunteer National Pony Express Association.

Hillsborough River State Park in Florida

Located on Florida Highway 301 in Thonotosassa near Tampa, Hillsborough River State Park offers 2990 acres of hiking, kayaking, picnicking, canoeing, camping, swimming and more. Lots of Florida flora and fauna for a very reasonable price.