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Northern Utah — part 2 of the great American road trip

“This is the place.”  So declared Mormon pioneer Brigham Young on reaching northern Utah, at least according to legend.  As I drove in from Wyoming, I could imagine why.   Nestled at the base of the Wasatch Mountains, which form the western edge of the Rockies, northern Utah is spectacularly beautiful.  At the height of Spring, it is… Read More Northern Utah — part 2 of the great American road trip

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Virginia to Wyoming — part 1 of the great American road trip

One of the first things you have to decide before taking a road trip around America is which way to go:  clockwise or counter. For my trip, counter-clockwise made better sense. This post contains affiliate links.  For more information, click here. I expected that the D.C.–Chicago portion would contain the worst traffic, and I wanted to… Read More Virginia to Wyoming — part 1 of the great American road trip