I spent 4 weeks in Northern Utah, with a dash of Wyoming and Idaho.
I began by locating the gravesite of my 3rd great-grandfather, then enjoyed one of the best Autumn seasons of my life in the Wasatch Mountains. After the high passes were past peak, I focused on the extensive lower mountain canyons which remained beautiful.
An early snowstorm was a big surprise, and that made travel more challenging, but it was nice to enjoy the cold after many warm seasons in Southern California.
Read more on this trip in these blog posts: