Three Days in Yellowstone

After spending seven days on the road driving out to Yellowstone, we had planned to spend three full days in the park. We stayed right at Canyon Lodge, one of the hotels within Yellowstone. We got to Yellowstone on September 28th and left on October 2nd, which meant that we visited the park right atContinue reading “Three Days in Yellowstone”

The Trip to Yellowstone

We officially kicked off our road trip by heading north from Orlando towards Birmingham, TN. The compromise that we had come up with the night before was that we would get on the road early but then stop for breakfast sometime midmorning. We ended up stopping for breakfast at a Cracker Barrel somewhere outside Ocala.Continue reading “The Trip to Yellowstone”

Welcome to YourBackyardTourist

People always talk about wanting to travel and see the world, but what about exploring the very country we live in. I think people often get too caught up in the idea that a passport is required in order to go on an adventure. The point of this blog is to showcase just how muchContinue reading “Welcome to YourBackyardTourist”