Category Archives: Natural Bridges National Monument

The Bright Side of the Moon

A few days ago we were treated with the first annular eclipse visible in the US since 1994.  The annular solar eclipse path crossed parts of eight western states traversing a 200 mile wide arc from Oregon to Albuquerque, which … Continue reading

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Kacina

Of the three natural bridges in the park where we work, Kachina is probably my favorite for several reasons. For one, aside from the stunning natural beauty that it offers, there are also a number of Native American artifacts at … Continue reading

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Stunning Sipapu

One of the favorite areas we patrol at Natural Bridges is White Canyon, featuring Sippapu Bridge.   To reach the bridge one must climb down a steep mountain trail that also includes three wooden ladders to assist in navigating the most … Continue reading

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Starry Night

After visiting the Arches, Jonathan and I got in to a bit of a debate about whether we should stay the night in a motel, or save the money and drive the 120 miles back.  We opted for the latter.    … Continue reading

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The Abridged Version

On our first day at Natural Bridges we were a bit nervous as we didn’t know what to expect. We walked over to the vistor center around 7:45am.   Things didn’t get off to the best start when the only … Continue reading

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