The Outdoor Kids - Travel the States

The Outdoor Kids - Travel the States

Table of Contents

Check out the table of contents of our Outdoor Kids Travel the States blog. From April 13 - July 21, 2015, we traveled on a 100-Day road trip over 12,000 miles in our Subaru Crosstrek XV around the United States photographing 40+ national and state parks. The blog covers our journal entires and photographs from our journey.

We Embark on our Journey

Day 1-2
Hollywood, California
Jalama Beach State Beach, California

Windy Roads, Cliffs on one Side, and an Ocean on the Other

Day 2-3
Limekiln State Park, California
Pfeiffer Beach, Big Sur, California
Monterey, California

In Our Yosemite Home

Day 3-6
Yosemite National Park, California

The Avenue of the Giants

Day 6-8
Sonoma Coast State Beach, California
Humboldt Redwoods National Forest, California

Highs & Lows on Harris Beach

Day 8-11
Harris Beach State Park, Oregon

Good Vibes in Portland

Day 11-15
Portland, Oregon
Bainbridge Island, Washington

Cabin in the Woods

Day 15-19
Snoqualmie-National Forest, Washington
Beaverhead-Door Lodge National Forest, Montana

Mighty Yellowstone

Day 19-21
Gallatin National Forest, Wyoming
Yellowstone National Park, Montana

No Doubt they are Grand

Day 21-22
Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Emily’s Film Corner

35mm film processes of the first half of the trip

Simplicity: The Most Beautiful Luxury

Day 22-23
Bighorn National Forest, Wyoming

Then the Rains Came

Day 23-26
Thunder Basin National Grassland, Wyoming

Truly Minnesota Nice

Day 26-28
Lake Shetek State Park, Minnesota

A Tale of Several Cities

Day 28-41
Madison, Wisconsin
Chicago, Illinois
Louisville, Kentucky
Washington D.C.

The Woods are Lovely, Dark and Deep

Day 38
Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia

Headed Down South

Day 41-51
Raleigh, North Carolina
Charlotte, North Carolina
Asheville, North Carolina
Nantahala National Forest, North Carolina

Origin Stories

Day 51-72
Signal Mountain, Tennessee
Jacksonville, Florida

Beyond the Road

Day 55-64
Turks & Caicos, Caribbean

Witches, Bourbon, & Swamps

Day 72-74
New Orleans, Louisiana

American Grassland Afternoons

Day 74-80
Black Kettle National Grassland, Oklahoma
Rita Blanca Grassland, Texas

Colorful Colorado Peaks

Day 80-85
Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Buena Vista, Colorado

Gypsy Wagon & The Double Arch

Day 85-87
Avalanche Ranch, Colorado
Arches National Park, Utah

Goblin Valley & The Beast

Day 87-89
Goblin Valley State Park, Utah
Capitol Reef National Park, Utah

A City Covered in Gold

Day 89-92
Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah
Zion National Park, Utah

In the Red Rock Wilderness

Day 92-94
Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness, Arizona
Antelope Canyon, Navajo Nation, Arizona

The End of the Trail

Day 94-99
Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
Coconino National Forest, Arizona
Joshua Tree National Park, California

Emily’s Film Corner Part 2

35mm film processes of the second half of the trip