This was an amazing venture. Not only can you drive all the way around the volcano, you can hike around the rim and most... more
Teen unplugged and living life!
Wild ponies on Assateague are the big tourist attraction.
It is a story that caused my heart to wrench, to break. I’m already one of the biggest crybabies to begin with, dropping a... more
This was my second stop on a three and a half week trip. I went to at least 20 or more State and National Parks and... more
Came across this monster trying to keep warm while kayaking at 9 mile pond. I estimated it to be around 20 feet.
My colleague and I brought 20 students from Goucher College in January as part of our investigation of the American Dream.... more
Fall colors can be subtle, far from the forests of the American heartland. Here, grasses on the lava flows of El Malpais... more
From its twisting and turning headwaters in northwestern Wisconsin to the surprisingly wild channels less than an hour’s... more
Everybody else is able to see the Great horned owl that Elsa has just spotted sitting in a tree by the St. Croix River,... more