Don’t let the name fool you. You could not find a less fitting moniker. In the corner of the Utah desert, it rarely sees snow. Named not for the weather but for a pioneer family. Beyond its name there are other unexpected things about this oasis.
Gunlock State Park may appear as an oasis in the desert, but it’s more of a mirage. Blink and you’ll miss it.
It’s that time of year when half of America makes its pilgrimage to Disneyland. After days of standing in lines, tripping over strollers, and buying tickets in the three figures; anyone can use a day off. Here are five free, family-friendly day trips within a short drive of Disneyland. Continue reading “5 FREE Family-Friendly Activities Near Disneyland”
In ONE AMONG THEM (available on Amazon), Keenley Dawson escapes her captor only to find herself lost and alone in the rugged wilderness. In celebration of the book launch, I am giving away three prizes Keenley could’ve used to help survive her ordeal: Smartwool Socks, a Petzl Tikkina Headlamp, or an Ultimate Survival Technology Blanket.
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Available October 26 on Amazon
The town of Lost Gorge, hidden and protected from the world by the Rockies, hides some secrets of its own. When Keenley Dawson never returns home from mountain biking, the town unites to find her. Most everyone assumes she’s lost on the rugged trails or hurt.
She is lost and hurt, but it was no accident.
Download the first three chapters: One Among Them Sample.
In the far southeast corner of Utah, and I mean far, lies this gem of a museum. Built in the city of Blanding, the park sits on the site of an ancient pueblo settlement. The museum contains a large collection of ancient artifacts and outside are a few pueblos. One of which has a ladder leading into a 1,000-year-old kiva.