The Carefree Traveler
Machu-Picchu

We woke up at 2 AM to get out spot in line  to be one of the first people to see Machu Picchu in the early morning light. As most people...

Inca-Trail-Day-3

After a grueling second day, when you go with Llama Path as your tour guides, the third day is relatively easy and short. I think it was about 5 miles and...

Donut-Falls-Hike

Donut Falls in Big Cottonwood Canyon has been a long time favorite of my childhood. I remember going up as a youth with friends on this simple hike which allowed us...

Inca-Trail-Day-1

After spending a few days in Lake Titicaca¬†and Cusco it was finally time to start our hike to Machu Picchu. We weren’t sure what to expect. We had heard a million...

Salt-Lake-Valley-Overlook-Desolation-Trail

Memorial Day was the perfect day to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. At first I wanted to climb Mt. Timpanogos but I was worried about snow so I chose...