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Works at National Park Service - Yellowstone; Dixie State University, St George UT
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Beyond the Caldera – Breathtaking Beartooth Loop
I knew I
would return before the summer faded into fall (I said so here ). I just had to find
a victim Hiking Buddy willing to accompany me.  Hey, Brian! Do you want to go hiking in the Beartooths? Sure. The trail head is around 10,400 feet above sea level....
I knew I would return before the summer faded into fall (I said so here). I just had to find a victim Hiking Buddy willing to accompany me.  Hey, Brian! Do you want to go hiking in the Beartooths? Sure. The trail head is a...
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Beyond the Caldera – Breathtaking Beartooth Loop
I knew I
would return before the summer faded into fall (I said so here ). I just had to find
a victim Hiking Buddy willing to accompany me.  Hey, Brian! Do you want to go hiking in the Beartooths? Sure. The trail head is around 10,400 feet above sea level....
I knew I would return before the summer faded into fall (I said so here). I just had to find a victim Hiking Buddy willing to accompany me.  Hey, Brian! Do you want to go hiking in the Beartooths? Sure. The trail head is a...
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Beyond the Caldera – Back to the Beartooths
In 2011, I spent barely 30 minutes crawling around a patch of
outcrops on the road to Lulu Pass. In 2012, I took eight hours to drive the 64 miles across it,
stopping to take a picture approximately every 30 feet. In 2013, I slept overnight in a dimly lit m...
In 2011, I spent barely 30 minutes crawling around a patch of outcrops on the road to Lulu Pass. In 2012, I took eight hours to drive the 64 miles across it, stopping to take a picture approximately every 30 feet. In 2013,...
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Nice summary of the New Horizons mission!  
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Water Hole #1 in Golconda, Nevada — a bar made famous in the late 1970s by an industrious pig, Waterhole Ike — closed sometime within the last two to three years, before I had a chance to stop by and check out their beer collection.
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Desolation in Hayden Valley
Everyone so often in Yellowstone I find
myself off the beaten path, on an older track less traveled, sometimes by
choice and sometimes by accident (and hopefully not face first into a hot
spring). A few weeks ago, my path took me beyond the boardwalks and
w...
Everyone so often in Yellowstone I find myself off the beaten path, on an older track less traveled, sometimes by choice and sometimes by accident (and hopefully not face first into a hot spring). A few weeks ago, my path too...
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Beyond the Caldera – Breathtaking Beartooth Loop
I knew I
would return before the summer faded into fall (I said so here ). I just had to find
a victim Hiking Buddy willing to accompany me.  Hey, Brian! Do you want to go hiking in the Beartooths? Sure. The trail head is around 10,400 feet above sea level....
I knew I would return before the summer faded into fall (I said so here). I just had to find a victim Hiking Buddy willing to accompany me.  Hey, Brian! Do you want to go hiking in the Beartooths? Sure. The trail head is a...
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Frost on the Yellowstone pumpkin this morning. Grant Village is 7770' elevation. Brrrrr!!!
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Sign along Beartooth Highway in Wyoming.
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Gravity happens.
In the Alps a progressively failing landslide on the banks of the Lac du Chambon has required a change to the route of a famous stage of the Tour de France
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Behind the hills in Hayden Valley.
Everyone so often in Yellowstone I find myself off the beaten path, on an older track less traveled, sometimes by choice and sometimes by accident (and hopefully not face first into a hot spring). A few weeks ago, my path too...
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King Geyser steams during the summer solstice sunrise at West Thumb geyser basin, the largest geyser basin on Yellowstone Lake.
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Gaelyn Olmsted's profile photo
M Jacobs's profile photo
Jerry Harris's profile photo
arlie ganza's profile photo
Davinder Khanna's profile photo
Mark Lane,Jr's profile photo
Garry Hayes's profile photo
Gilberto Rivera's profile photo
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  • National Park Service - Yellowstone; Dixie State University, St George UT
    Seasonal Interpretive Ranger; adjunct instructor geosciences, present
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Geology geek, adjunct geosciences instructor, and seasonal NPS ranger/naturalist. I enjoy travel and finding uniqueness over, under, and around every rock.
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Winner of the 2011 Grant Village (Yellowstone National Park) Exploding Science Award!
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