Category: July 2019, Western USA

Flight Log of Southwest Airlines Flight 3177 from Salt Lake City to Baltimore

After more than two weeks of road trip exploring Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks, we were back at Salt Lake City for a night’s rest, before taking a morning flight back to Washington DC where I would be… Read More

Day 16 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 27, Road Trip to Salt Lake City

Our final day roaming America’s mountain areas for the summer of 2019. The plan of the day was to drive from Kalispell, the gateway to Glacier National Park, to Salt Lake City, where our flight to Washington DC… Read More

Day 15 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 26, Highline and Garden Wall Trail

Our sixth and last day in Glacier National Park. My plan of the day was to hike Highline and Garden Wall Trail, probably the second most popular day hike route in Glacier National Park, behind Grinnell Glacier Trail…. Read More

Day 14 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 25, Sun Road

Our fifth day in Glacier National Park. Today we were leaving St Mary Campground, and finally spending the night in the civilized city of Kalispell. That means we will be driving the entire length of Going-to-the-Sun Road from… Read More

Day 13 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 24, Hidden Lake and Sun Road

Our fourth day in the wonderland of Glacier National Park. Plan of the day was to visit Hidden Lake (overlook) at Logan Pass, together with a few trails and overlooks on the eastern part of Going-to-the-Sun Road.

Day 12 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 23, Hiking to Iceberg Lake and Ptarmigan Tunnel

Our third day in the wonderful world of Glacier National Park. Today, I set off on my own to hike Iceberg Lake and Ptarmigan Tunnel.

Day 11 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 22, Hiking to Grinnell Glacier

Our second day in the charming Glacier National Park as we hiked to Grinnell Glacier.

Day 10 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 21, Two Medicine Area of Glacier National Park

Our first day in the enchanting Glacier National Park as I hiked Scenic Point Trail.

Day 9 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 20, Beartooth Highway

Our fifth and last day in Yellowstone National Park, when we left the park through Lamar Valley that’s abundant with wildlife, and Beartooth Highway in stunning alpine scenes.

Day 8 of 2019 Western US Tour, July 19, Yellowstone Canyons

Our fourth day in Yellowstone National Park, spent between majestic Yellowstone Canyon and Mammoth Hot Springs, and some stunning landscape and wild animals in between.