Adventures

Ever wonder where we’ve wandered? Here are our stories of adventures, the tales behind the photographs, and our musings. All photos are originals and subject to copyright under Where Gals Wander. Permission required to use our images.

Cave Mine Tour

The Clay Mine Trail is a 1.6-mile trail that is also shared with horses and riders in the Cave Creek…

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Thoreau and Living Deliberately

The chance to hike Walden Woods where Henry David Thoreau wandered every morning, to dip my toes into Thoreau's own…

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Best Sunsets

Sunsets are the one constant favorite across all of our destinations in 2018.  Let’s take a look back at some…

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Winter Mountains

Winter adventures in the mountains of Idaho at Lake Hayden, WhereGalsWander

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Where We Wandered in 2018

Looking back in 2018 and where we wandered in 2018, it’s amazing to remember all of our adventures.  We wanted…

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Wild Horses of Tonto National Forest

When JD told me about the wild horses that run free in the Tonto National Forest, I couldn’t wait to…

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Adventures Aboard the USS Iowa Historic Battleship

The adventure aboard the USS Iowa began with a beautiful day in San Pedro, California, near the ports of Long…

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Experience Luxury Travel Close to Home

The holiday season between Thanksgiving and Christmas, it is a whirlwind.  Too much activity, not enough relaxation.  Wanderlusting, but can’t…

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Feeling Fall in Wisconsin

Want to really feel Fall? Want to breathe in crisp air and crunch leaves under your feet and make those…

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Our Top Eight Photos

We never expected to have such an amazing community in our Twitterverse when we started WhereGalsWander.  We are both appreciative…

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Electric Desert (12 Photos)

Driving around AZ, you will see many Saguaro’s on the roadside. This iconic desert native greets you with what looks…

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How To Get Your Teen Daughter To Hike A Mountain…And Like It

Convincing my teenage daughter to hike Pinnacle Peak Mountain turned out to be more than family travel, it was a…

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WGW Guide to Visiting Hollywood

When I moved out to LA to work in “Hollywood” as they say, there were great expectations from my girlfriends…

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Travel Tips for Flagstaff Arizona Snowbowl

About a week ago, we took a road trip from Phoenix to the Grand Canyon National Park via Flagstaff, Arizona…

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Grand Canyon

To the Grand Canyon! Fall Break means its time to take a break and go wander.  We took off on…

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Boston Public Library

If you had told me ten years ago that M & I would be living on opposite coasts, I would…

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Surf City, USA

Surf City, also known as Huntington Beach, brings the promise of never-ending candy-colored summer days, the perfect wave and glowing…

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Sunset at Joshua Tree

It was another spontaneous trip to Joshua Tree, deciding less than 12 hours prior that we would drive out on…

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Street Art LA

Last Sunday morning, we did something completely different: we explored the street art in LA in the Los Angeles Arts…

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Views from the Space Needle

Space Needle in Seattle just opened the weekend before I was there! For the first time in half a century,…

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