Richard K. Simpson

Monthly Archives: December 2015

Recently Flagstaff Arizona received quite a bit of snow, and my fiancĂ© and I decided to take advantage of it and visited. It was very beautiful, and I really enjoyed seeing all of my favorite places covered in fresh snow. We first drove up to the ski resort, which was full of people looking to ski or snowboard. From there we got some amazing views of the surrounding landscape as well as some… Read More

Wow time flies! The end of the semester got a little hectic for me, so that is why I have not posted in a while. But I am back to talk about a trip I took during Thanksgiving. I went to San Francisco with my fiancĂ© to visit some friends and while we were there, we took a trip to visit Muir Woods National Monument to see the giant costal redwood trees! Unfortunately,… Read More

The last stop on our national park tour was a small town in southeastern Utah named Moab. This town is located very close to two great and iconic national parks: Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. These two parks both have some of the most identifiable landscapes or features of the Southwest’s national parks, but they are very different! Starting with Arches National Park, we journeyed out of the valley that Moab is settled inside…. Read More