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February 20, 2019

On April 29, 2016 I launched a 3-year journey to visit all 411 National Park Service sites. That number has since grown to 419,* and I'm planning to finish on April 29, 2019 three years to the minute this road trip began at the Washington Monument.

While this journey has been an attempt to be the sole person to visit all NPS sites in one continuous journey, it has not been a solo project. There is...

August 16, 2016

With the National Park Service turning 100 this August 25th, popular data scientist Randy Olson created The Optimal U.S. National Parks Centennial Road Trip. However, Randy's map has some problems.

A few hundred to be exact...

Randy's road trip visits the 47 National Parks in the lower 48 United States, leaving out the twelve in Alaska, Hawaii, American Samoa and the Virgin Islands (understandably,...

June 18, 2015

This blog was featured on Huffington Post Parents on June 18, 2015.


Newspapers proclaiming new grills as the perfect gift. TV ads with plates of food and cheery smiles. Pictures of grey-haired men holding grandkids.


"How can they all be so insensitive!" I asked my sister on the first Father's Day after our dad's passing.


At 19-years-old, that Father's Day felt like the whole world was mocking me f...

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