Canadian Rockies: Best Scenery, Worst Road Trip

Jasper and Banff national parks are arguably Canada’s most luminous crown jewels.  The first and last time I drove through the Canadian Rockies was in July 1986, when I helped two friends, Valerie and Dave, drive a 1967 Chevy Malibu convertible from St. Paul to Anchorage via Fairbanks (see previous blog).  We drove through Glacier … More Canadian Rockies: Best Scenery, Worst Road Trip

Spooky Road Trip

Halloween came early for me this month in several ways, which I’ll explain in due course.  I had set goals for my annual October road trip: Shoot peak aspen colors in Colorado’s San Juan Mountains with old friends Gordon and his brother John; explore Utah’s La Sal Mountains with my photographer friend Greg Jahn, which … More Spooky Road Trip