Month: July 2018

Maui’s ‘Iao Valley State Park and ‘Iao Needle — Beautiful Backdrops, Historical Significance, and Guy Fieri (?)

I’m switching gears for a minute and taking a break from my Wisconsin summertime posts to travel back to the lush rain forests of Maui. While I only had the chance to complete one true hike on the island, I did get to explore… Continue Reading “Maui’s ‘Iao Valley State Park and ‘Iao Needle — Beautiful Backdrops, Historical Significance, and Guy Fieri (?)”

Campsite Review, Peninsula State Park, Falling Asleep to the Sound of Waves

A few weeks ago I posted about the hiking at Peninsula State Park in Door County. If you missed it, I encourage you to check it out. Peninsula State Park Part I and Peninsula State Park Part II The hiking alone is enough of… Continue Reading “Campsite Review, Peninsula State Park, Falling Asleep to the Sound of Waves”

Peninsula State Park — Part II, Hiking to the Nature Center and Eagle Bluff Lighthouse

On to part II of the Peninsula State Park adventure. Last week I posted about a few of the trails at Peninsula State Park in Door County. This post focused on the popular¬†Eagle Trail, which seems to be the attention grabber of the park.… Continue Reading “Peninsula State Park — Part II, Hiking to the Nature Center and Eagle Bluff Lighthouse”