Western national park road trip

National Parks are amazing. One of these summers, I plan to do an extended road trip and visit eight of my favorite ones while living out of a van for two or three months.

Above is an interactive map with my itinerary.

Enjoy 🙂

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TRT Thru Hike

In July of this year, I made the crazy decision to quit my job and hike the Tahoe Rim Trail. I used the money I had saved up in June to buy backpacking gear, and hit the trail on the 16th.

Day 1: Tunnel Creek Road to Marlette Campground

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Day 2: Marlette Campground to Spooner Summit

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Day 3: Spooner Summit to Kingsbury Grade

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Day 4: South Lake Tahoe (day off!)

Day 5: Kingsbury Grade South to Star Lake

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Day 6: Star Lake to Star Lake

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Day 7: Star Lake to Grass Lake Creek

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Day 8: Grass Lake Creek to Showers Lake

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Day 9: Showers Lake to Tamarack Lake

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Day 10: Tamarack Lake to Middle Velma Lake

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Day 11: Middle Velma Lake to Richardson Lake

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Day 12: Richardson Lake to Tahoe City

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Day 13: Tahoe City to Watson Lake

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Day 14: Watson Lake to Relay Peak

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Day 15: Relay Peak to Tunnel Creek Road

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