The Tree and Me

The Tree and Me

Iconic desert sculpture stands tall despite neglect I think that I shall never see a poem as lonely as “The Tree of Utah.” This nearly 90-foot, 900-ton sculpture stands alone, yet proudly, in Utah’s West Desert (about an hour and a half from Salt Lake City). It was...
Lonely Byways

Lonely Byways

The highway to Great Basin National Park is the road less traveled This serene national park is only a four-hour drive from Salt Lake City—it’s also one of the least visited in the entire parks system. More’s the pity, because the austere beauty of Great Basin...