McKinley Mountain

Today we noticed that google had a new icon on the map for McKinley Mountain park. Intriguing. But there was no other information how to access the mountain or any trip reports. We grabbed the...

Blue Hawk Mine

For years I have wanted to see if I could find the entrance to Blue Hawk Mine. Today I just went for it. I drove the car as far as I could and then walked/ran the rest of the way. I had heard...

Big Island Lava Hunting

Walking to Kilauea Volcano's active lava flows on Hawaii's Big Island are a huge highlight. If your kids are coming with you, no problem! Here are our top tips for getting to the Kilauea lava...