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Nature trails and activities at Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks

By Jelane A. Kennedy There are lots and lots of hikes in Glacier National Park. From easy, day hikes to back country adventures. We decided when we arrived that we would take advantage of the easy day hikes, as Lucy … Continue reading

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Prepping for Glacier National Park.

By Jelane A. Kennedy Glacier National Park is in a remote location in Montana and the park extends over the Canadian border, making it a joint Park with Canada (yes you need your passport). One the best things we did before … Continue reading

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Spring Equinox 2016 Photo Essay

By Jelane A. Kennedy It has been an odd winter this year. The last two winters have been full of snow and biting temperatures, but this year we saw less snow and milder temperatures. I for one thought we would … Continue reading

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Theodore Roosevelt National Park: The creating of a President and a movement.

By Jelane A. Kennedy I must confess, I had never heard of Theodore Roosevelt National Park until a couple of mornings before our arrival. How we came to visit the park was by accident. Our eyes were set for Glacier National … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge-Vibrant

By Jelane A. Kennedy This week’s photo challenge is called Vibrant. My first thoughts are of those things in nature that make me stop and look. I want to soak it all in, it is like a mini-meditation. (c) 2016 … Continue reading

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19 things to bring with you when visiting our National Parks!

By Jelane A. Kennedy 2016 is the Centennial for the National Park Service! 100 years ago the National Park Service began, Yellowstone was the first park established in 1872 by an Act that President Ulysses S. Grant signed. This year … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo challenge: Weight(less)

By Jelane A. Kennedy This week my inspiration of Weight(less) is kite flying. The dance with a kite is poetic as it rides the wind and catches the thermals. Yet in a moment that same kite flying high above can … Continue reading

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