Nevada

    Two Ghost Towns for the Price of One: Virginia City & Nevada City, Montana (3)

    2/04/19 •

    During a trip through the Rocky Mountains in Montana, my husband and I stumbled onto two of the most exciting ghost towns we’d ever seen — Virginia City and Nevada City. Located in a remote area of southwest Montana, Virginia City sprang to life after gold was discovered in nearby Alder Gulch in 1863. The…

    Cathedral Gorge State Park, Nevada: Wander the Maze of Fluted Spires and Domes

    12/10/20 •

    Cathedral Gorge State Park in southeastern Nevada is as fascinating as its name implies. This canyon with buff-colored clay walls has eroded into a fantastic maze of fluted spires and domes. Two of the park’s areas–Cathedral Caves and Canyon Caves — are especially fun to explore. Most of the caves are actually narrow slots that…

    Death Valley Pictures

    9/25/12 •

    This national park does a good job of living up to its harsh name. It is the lowest, hottest, and driest place in the United States. And year, it’s 3.3 million acres which span California and Nevada are considered to be both tranquil and beautiful. Although I don’t think its a strong enough an attraction…

    How to Grow Hemp Legally

    12/15/20 •

    …recommended locations are Alaska, California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Illinois, Maine, Michigan, Nevada, Vermont, Washington and Oregon. Sowing Seeds When growing hemp, it’s important to sow the seeds correctly to make sure that it grows in the right way. You want to make sure you are tilling the soil before planting seeds as there’s no herbicides labeled…

    Man vs Wild, Bear Grylls, Fakes Situations (40)

    1/14/19 •

    A NY Times blog is reporting that many of the situations on the Man vs. Wild show presented to viewers as naturally occurring are in fact staged. Some examples of this deception include: “While filming in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains – an episode in which Grylls, 33, is seen biting off the head of a…

    The Most Common Tap Water Contaminants and Their Negative Effects on Your Health

    11/03/18 •

    …may contain harmful organic material from pesticides or fertilizers. As you may already know, these chemicals have been found to produce cancer and other reproductive issues. However, it’s important to highlight that even if you live in a popular or rich state, it doesn’t mean that you will be protected. California, Nevada, and Nebraska have…

    Cat Island National Widlife Refuge Near St. Francisville in Louisiana

    3/18/19 •

    …the tree in the photo (above). It’s the sixth-largest tree in the United States and the largest of any species east of the Sierra Nevada. The tree is about 1,000 years old! The wildlife refuge is about 4 miles west of St. Francisville in southeastern Louisiana, which is at the junction of U.S. Highway 61…

    4 Pro Tips Every New Military Service Member & Family Should Know

    7/26/20 •

    …have to change your legal residence as well. This means that if you currently live in a state with no income tax, like Florida, Texas or Nevada, but the military moves you to a different state, you can remain a resident of that first state. This is a great way to shield yourself from a…

    Most Glamorous Hotels in the US

    10/31/16 •

    …for those that can enjoy wealth and class. It has a staggering 3,068 rooms and spans across 105,000 square feet of gaming space. Due to its location in the state of Nevada, guests can benefit from enjoying some casino gaming on their mobile devices to get some practice on the slot machines in before they…

    Countries That Legalized the Use of CBD Products

    8/19/20 •

    …are allowed for recreational and medicinal use. Such states include Oregon, Michigan, Colorado, Vermont, Washington, Massachusetts, Maine, Washington DC, and Nevada. • Blue states Blue states are the ones in which medicinal CBD and CBD oils are allowed but may require a prescription. Examples of such states include Connecticut, Arizona, Delaware, Arkansas, Florida, Maryland, New…