Ben Blankenship

Trip Report: Yellowstone & Grand Teton in Autumn – September 2020

/
Few places stir the imagination like Yellowstone and Grand Teton…
Kenton Krueger

Trip Report: Autumn in Grand Canyon Country – September 2020

/
Here in Northern Arizona, autumn color is a fairly well-kept…

Trip Report: Brown Bears of Katmai Brooks Lodge – September 2020

/
I told someone not too long ago that this first trip of the COVID-19…
KentonBosque

Bosque Del Apache: Refuge in the Desert

/
Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) sits unassumingly…

Trip Report: Yellowstone in Winter – February 2020

Backcountry Journey’s visits to Yellowstone often are treated…

Trip Report: Yosemite in Winter – February 2020

“Truly a ‘Range Of Light’ as John Muir defines it, the…

Trip Report: Wildlife of Costa Rica – February 2020

If any of you have been following my blogs and trip reports,…

The Beating Heart of Botswana

The vast wildernesses of Botswana are almost unimaginable to…

Trip Report: Canyons of Utah: Zion & Bryce – February 2020

Wind-blasted rock and wind-blown humans. “By the strength…

Trip Report: The Big Island of Hawaii – January 2020

A new year has arrived, and 2020 is sure to be an exciting year…

Trip Report: Wildlife of Costa Rica – December 2019

Wow, 2019 was quite a year! After almost 20 trips spent chasing…

Trip Report: Bosque Del Apache & White Sands – December 2019 

Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge may not be a well-known…

Trip Report: Yosemite Fall Colors – Oct/Nov 2019

Where does one begin in an attempt to describe Yosemite National…

Trip Report: Canyons of Utah: Arches & Canyonlands – November 2019

Arches and Canyonlands National Parks ROCK!!  Literally,…

Trip Report: Great Smoky Mountains in Autumn – October 2019 

The sun was yet to rise but even in the predawn, the fog is evident.…