Author Archives: Megan Starr

Visiting the Singing Dunes at Altyn Emel National Park in Kazakhstan

Singing Dunes Altyn Emel National Park Kazakhstan ripples in sand

I recently had a chance to visit the Singing Dunes at Altyn Emel National Park in Kazakhstan.  The experience of getting there was less than desirable but the Dunes were out of this world.  This post will detail how my day went, talk a bit about the Singing Dunes, and give you information about how […]

Glacier National Park in Winter: Things to Do + Useful Tips

Glacier National Park mountains and trees in winter

Planning a trip to Glacier National Park in winter? The gorgeous Montana park transforms into a winter wonderland and is calling your name! Glacier National Park has quite the summer reputation as it becomes a hiking paradise and filled with campers… but winter in Glacier National Park is just as spectacular. This guide will tell […]

5 Best National Parks for Backpacking and Camping in 2023

Best national parks for backpacking and camping

There is no denying that both camping and backpacking are interesting activities, but for many, the problem appears when they need to find a suitable place to do so. The thing is, the US is actually full of such places that offer stunning landscapes and places to go through. And to make things easier, we’ve […]