CHINA 2008 - a 17-day organized tour

NEW ZEALAND 2013 - 2 1/2 months exploring the North and South Islands


GRAND CANYON 2008 - 16 days, 225 miles, rafting from Lee's Ferry to Diamond Creek

SEQUOIA & KINGS CANYON 2009 - a 1-week visit to these national parks

WILD WEST 2013 - short trips around Colorado, Arizona, Utah, New Mexico and South Dakota

CALIFORNIA TRIP 2014 - 1 month excursion from Colorado to California & back

WILDERNESS CAMPING 2014 - a 5-day backpacking trip in the Mt. Zirkel Wilderness

FALL ESCAPE 2014 - 12 days searching for warmer weather in Arizona and New Mexico

EASTERN FALL COLOR 2015 - 5 weeks in the mid-west and back East (Michigan, New York, Kentucky & much more!) in progress

THE BUCKET LIST 2016 - A 3-week tour of some of the highlights of the west

CALIFORNIA LONG 2016 - A short drive down the east side of the state in progress