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Guide to Olympic National Park: 59 National Parks Road Trip

By Renee Hahnel | September 13, 2017 | 1 Comment
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Olympic National Park has it all – beautiful coastline, lust rain forests, and soaring mountains. Located in the northwestern corner of Washington State, the Olympic Peninsula is only a 3 drive from Seattle and can also be accessed via ferry from various points (including Canada!) Olympic is full of natural…

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Exploring Bear Country in Katmai National Park, Alaska

By Renee Hahnel | September 10, 2017 | 25 Comments

Exploring Bear Country in Katmai National Park, Alaska We soar above the wild and rugged Alaskan terrain of Katmai National Park and Preserve. It’s my first time in a float plane and I am surprised at how smooth the ride is considering its tiny size. We land on vibrant aquamarine…

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park Guide

By Renee Hahnel | June 8, 2017 | 21 Comments

As part of our 59 National Parks Road Trip, we have been sharing mini guides to each of the parks on the Drink Evolve website. Click here to check out the rest of the guides! Below I share with you our guide to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, including hiking tips,…

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Our Route To All The US National Parks In 7 Months

By Renee Hahnel | May 24, 2017 | 43 Comments

In 2017, my husband and I road tripped to all 59 US National Parks with Evolve and GoWesty. It took us 7 months, 25,000+ miles of driving, 26 flights, and countless trails hiked. Along the way we passed through 39 U.S. States, 2 U.S. Territories, and drove some of the most beautiful roads in the country.…

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