Tag Archives: National Monuments

Chasing Waterfalls

For the July 4th weekend we went out to chase some waterfalls, car packed with camping gear, food and a friend, destination as far away from people as possible. Driving through Capitol Reef National Park, sleeping in the car on … Continue reading

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Devil’s Tower

Devil’s Tower National Monument in Wyoming is a place, where I had wanted to visit ever since moving here. While it’s┬ánot quite a day trip from Denver, it was doable in one weekend. As the night in the middle of … Continue reading

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The Home of the Palaeocastor

The first stop on our little weekend trip was Agate Fossil Beds National Monument in Nebraska. The little monument is free and well worth visiting. The site is best known for Miocene period fossils, such as Miohippus, the ancestor of … Continue reading

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