ArizonaHiking Tag: Vermilion Cliffs National Monument

Hiking The Hanging Garden Trail Near Page, Arizona

The Hanging Garden trail is located in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area near Page, Arizona. This easy, family friendly round-trip hike is a little over one mile long. After traveling through the desert landscape, experiencing incredible views along the way, you will come to a little alcove on a mesa hiding a secret oasis. […]

HikingParksTexas Tag: Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Exploring Frijole Ranch At Guadalupe Mountains National Park

The historic Frijole Ranch, also known as Guadalupe Ranch, can be found in Guadalupe Mountains National Park.   The first permanent structure for the ranch was built in 1876 by the Rader brothers. The Frijole Ranch was run by multiple families until 1966 when it was sold to the National Park Service by J.C. Hunter, […]

HikingMonumentsNew Mexico Tag: Gila National Forest

Visiting The Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument

The Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument was established by President Theodore Roosevelt on November 16, 1907. This 533 acre area in New Mexico protects the Mogollon cliff dwellings found here in the Gila Wilderness. It was added to the National Registry of Historic Places on October 15, 1966. Today it is run by the National […]