• Hike-the-Y

    Hike the “Y”

    The Y has been a tradition for alumni, students, and families in Utah County. The trail itself isn’t very hard or long but it is full of...

  • Delicate Arch Arches National Park

    Delicate Arch Hike

    One of my favorite things to do when I have friends come from out of town is to take them to places that make Utah amazing. I...

  • Donut-Falls-Hike

    Donut Falls

    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...


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 to hike the Desolation Trail to Salt Lake Valley Overlook. The trail is up Milcreek Canyon about 3.4 miles from the mouth. I parked next to the Inn. There is a fee of 3 dollars per car when you leave the canyon. Read More


After 24 long flying hours I had finally arrived in the small town Julicia, Peru. I didn’t know what to expect, from the air Lima looked like a typical South American style city, but Julicia looked completely different. Half built buildings, dust, cars honking, and dogs running through the street. I thought to myself maybe Peru was more like India than I anticipated. As we got a cab (15 soles per person) and headed on our journey which would take about 45 minutes to the small town of Puno. Read More


The West Rim Trail in Zion National Park is one of the prettiest hikes in the park with breathtaking views at every corner. At 15 miles one way it is one of longest hikes in the park but well worth it. Many people choose to do the top down route which finishes at Angels Landing. For a complete breakdown of the hike click here, otherwise enjoy some of our favorite pictures from this weekend. Read More