Tales from the High Desert
Exploring, documenting Nevada, and upending false stereotypes about the Great Basin State have always been interests of mine. And there’s no better place to champion one of the most diverse states in the nation in terms of biodiversity, topography, and geography than experiencing it all first-hand. Ride along for a collection of unquestionably Nevada experiences that only happen right here in the Sagebrush Kingdom.
Finding True Darkness: Nevada’s black rock desert
Strap in and celebrate true darkness from one of the darkest, quietest places on the planet: the Black Rock Desert.
Finding Nevada’s Greater Sage Grouse
Ready to see some wonderfully peculiar Nevada wild? There’s no better display than the Greater Sage Grouse, found in Nevada’s upper right hand corner.
Wily & Wondrous: Nevada’s 6 National Natural Landmarks
From the planet’s youngest supervolcano and enormous natural craters, to flowing marshes, hot creeks, ancient marine reptiles, Bortle Class 1 stargazing, and Valleys of Fire,…
Goldfield: The Old West Lives in Nevada’s Best Ghost Town
“So, what’s your favorite place in Nevada?” is a question I’ve been asked more times than I can count. And the answer? It’ll always be…
Where the Cowboys Sing
Nevada’s untamed wildness, mighty basin and range topography, and most honorably, the people are unlike anywhere else. But something special happens when you find the…
Good Luck, Nevada
From Basque and Buckaroo superstitions, to flowing hot waters, lucky wishing stones (and where to find ’em), to all the best places to wish upon…
Old World Artistry on the Comstock
In a modern world obsessed with immediacy and instant gratification, it isn’t all too often you get the chance to lean all the way into…
Blue Chalcedony Chase
Rockhounding. It’s the sort of hobby that will take over your life if you’re not careful—at least that’s what happened to me. On a July…
Forever chasing backroads, hot water, and that Great Basin State of mind, follow me to the darkest corners of
one of the most misunderstood states in America one wild raptor, great dirt roads drive, and ghost town at a time.