The Great American Southwest
July 1, 2022 Ashley Lyn Olson
Zion National Park
I grew up on road trips and vividly recall the excitement and wonder of the family van winding through the various topographies. How did the world get this way? What’s behind that? What’s over there? Time slows down on the open road, reminding me to just be. I make the most of the present before it passes me by. Road trips give me the time to slow down, roll down the windows and take it all in.
TOTAL MILES: Around 2,000
DAYS/NIGHTS: Up to You
STOPS: Las Vegas, NV; Sedona, AZ; Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Taos, NM; Durango, CO; Moab or St. George, UT; Joshua Tree or Death Valley, CA
The American Southwest has a special place [...]