Monthly Archives: May 2013

Snowshoe cocktail races

Unless you live in Alaska, Siberia, or on top of a mountain, the odds are that winter is over by now.  Unless you’re reading this next winter or in the southern hemisphere, in which case the odds are that it’s … Continue reading

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Polk Declares War on Mexico – 167 Years Ago Today

In looking back at my posts from the last year, I noticed a common theme.  Most of my posts pertained to national parks in the western half of the United States.  This should come as no surprise since many of … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events in the National Parks – May 2013

Every year, month, and week, many of our National Parks put on a variety of programs including nature walks, ranger presentations, and even star-viewing get-togethers.  But there are also less frequent events that you might not know about if you … Continue reading

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