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Arches National Park, Utah

In the summer, the High Desert of Arches National Park is a rocky oven with temperatures often soaring well above 100ºF (38ºC) for days on end. That said, it can get quite chilly in the winter, with even a possibility … Continue reading

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Snowstorms, Dust Storms, Monument Valley and More Snow: Southwest USA (2012) Days 10 & 11

There were times on Thursday night when it looked like this was going to be a very short blog called something like A Weekend Stuck in a Snowstorm in Brian Head, Utah. According to the weather forecasts on Thursday evening, … Continue reading

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Mountains & Arches: Southwest USA (2012) Days 2 & 3

A thousand miles, from the prairies, past the ranches, through the mountains, and into the desert. We’ve done all that and more in the last two days. On Thursday morning we said goodbye to the farmers of Kansas, busy gathering … Continue reading

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