Great roads, North America

Route 12

One of the best roads in the world has to be Utah´s scenic byway number 12. The road is 200km long and runs through Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef National Park, Kodachrome Basin, Escalante Petrified Forest, Anasazi Museum State Park, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, and the 1.8-million-acre Dixie National Forest. Which all… Continue reading Route 12

Everything Else, North America

Downhill mountain bike in Mammoth

I had Downhill mountain biking on my bucketlist for a long time. The first time I was riding a mountain bike was not actually in Mammoth mountain, CA, where I took it off my list. I did it long before that, in Austria, I did a whole course there, with my travelling buddies at the… Continue reading Downhill mountain bike in Mammoth

North America

Roadtrip in the US

I always had a dream about driving in the desert in the US and listening to Creedence Clearwater Revival. Preferably in an old mustang, but more likely in a 2013 Hyundai. The latter I know because that is exactly what happened to us. It turns out that renting a cool car is much more expensive… Continue reading Roadtrip in the US

Hiking, North America

Peek-a-boo and Spooky Gulch (hiking)

In Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah, there are two really cool hikes you have to do in the slot canyons. This is the place to go if you would like to try some canyoneering without the dangers of going 127 h or getting lost in a crazy maze of red mountains. Entrance to the… Continue reading Peek-a-boo and Spooky Gulch (hiking)

Hiking, North America

Yosemite national park.

If you go to California, it is almost mandatory to go to Yosemite National Park. The park is pretty close to San Fransisco and it is so easy to get there. My boyfriend Håkan and I went there by car, since we were on an US road trip, but it is also accessible via bus… Continue reading Yosemite national park.