Entries by Kenton Krueger

Botswana: A Picture-Perfect Photography Adventure

What exactly does a Botswana Safari with Backcountry Journeys look like?  In our minds, it’s a picture-perfect photography adventure! One, that by trip’s end will be filled to the brim with memories to last a lifetime, and, more photographs to help tell your story than you’d ever want to sift through.  Botswana is a place […]

The Land Nobody Else Wanted

Peering down upon the Bryce Canyon amphitheater today, it is difficult to believe that at one time this spot was viewed as a harsh, mostly-undesirable place.  The colorful hoodoos, collecting the soft glow of the morning’s rising sun are too enchanting for us to comprehend that they weren’t always thought of as the aesthetic enticements […]

Lake Clark: The Alaska You’ve Dreamed About

This is the Alaska you’ve dreamed about.  There exists a place where volcanoes still rumble, salmon are plentiful, bears forage, and mountains tower over it all. A spot where for generations people and culture still depend on the land and water. Lake Clark National Park is symbolic of the symbiotic relationships developed over the years […]

Single-Day Open Enrollment: Monday, October 26th

Registration for Backcountry Journeys’ Adobe Photoshop: Beginner to Intermediate Course will take place Monday, October 26th, as a ONE DAY ONLY event. Class size for our unique approach to Photoshop instruction will be limited, and only available Monday, so make plans to get yourself registered early on Monday, or risk missing out!   Adobe Photoshop […]

Updated Webinar Schedule

We’ve once again added to our Webinar Schedule, supplying what we hope to be a collection of interesting topics all the way through mid-December! Click below to peruse those topics of interest to you, and be sure to check back often as more events could be added to this schedule.   Botswana: Land of Giants […]

Updated Webinar Schedule

We’ve added to our Webinar Schedule, supplying what we hope to be a collection of interesting topics all the way through mid-November! Click below to peruse those topics of interest to you, and be sure to check back often as more events could be added to this schedule.   Bald Eagles of Alaska FREE with […]

The North Rim Lodge

Backcountry Journeys is headed back to the Grand Canyon in a couple of weeks for our Autumn in Grand Canyon Country photography tour. We are extremely excited about this tour, as Grand Canyon is home to BCJ. We’ve explored and guided at Grand Canyon for years and years and as special as all of our […]

Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day, friends of Backcountry Journeys!  Since 1894 we have come together as a nation to recognize the first Monday of each September, as Labor Day.  As many of us have today free from the demands of our work, let us take time to give tribute to the contributions workers have made to the […]

National Wildlife Day: The Bears of Yellowstone

Do you know how to spot wildlife at a National Park? Look for cars parked in the middle of the highway, of course!”  Perhaps you’ve previously heard that zinger, but it really is true. Ask anyone who’s been to Yellowstone National Park, and they’ll have a story for you. These ‘events’ even have their own name: […]

A Call for Nature Images

Have you ever wanted to see your best photography work displayed on the Backcountry Journeys website? If so, we invite you our valued and talented guests to send us images you’d like to see showcased on our website and in social media posts. The way we see it is that we can certainly continue utilizing […]