Sonja SaxeExplorer

Seattle, WA based, adventuring everywhere. I'm on an endless journey to explore and photograph the national parks' scenic backcountry!

Photograph a Sunset at Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe

New Washoe City, Nevada


Kayak the Wisconsin River in the Dells

Wisc Dells, Wisconsin


Snowshoe or Ski to Lower Montgomery Pass Yurt

Walden, Colorado

5.6 mi / 853 ft gain

Backpack the Tanner Trail in Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon Village, Arizona

18 mi / 4900 ft gain

Backpack to Surprise Lake in Grand Teton NP

Alta, Wyoming

9.6 mi / 2580 ft gain

Backpack from Chapel Basin to Beaver Creek

Shingleton, Michigan

21.4 mi

Hike the Juniper Canyon, High Peaks, Tunnel Trail Loop in Pinnacles NP

Paicines, California

4.3 mi / 1200 ft gain

Winter Hike to Loch Vale

Larimer County, Colorado

5.4 mi / 1056 ft gain

Camp at Wai'anapanapa State Park

Hāna, Hawaii

5 mi

Hike Spoon Creek Falls

Spoon Creek Falls Trail, Washington

0.8 mi / 200 ft gain

Backpack the Painted Desert in Petrified Forest National Park

Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona

2 mi / 400 ft gain

Hike the East Bluff Trail to Devil's Doorway

Baraboo, Wisconsin

2.4 mi / 500 ft gain

Hike Falls View Canyon

27662-27664 Olympic Highway, Washington

1.5 mi / 300 ft gain

Explore Kitch-iti-kipi ("Big Springs")

Manistique, Michigan


Winter Backpack to Artist Point

Deming, Washington

4 mi / 1000 ft gain

Camp at Devils Lake State Park

Baraboo, Wisconsin


Explore Powerscourt Waterfall

Wicklow, Ireland

Hike the Spinc and Glenealo Valley Trail in Glendalough

Wicklow, Ireland

5.6 mi / 1246.7 ft gain

Explore Slieve League

County Donegal, Ireland


Explore Carrick-a-rede

Moyle, United Kingdom


Explore Munising Falls

Munising, Michigan


Explore Wagner Falls

Munising Township, Michigan


Hike the Peek-a-Boo Loop in Bryce Canyon

Bryce, Utah

5 mi / 1660 ft gain

Hike to Murhut Falls

National Forest Development Road 2530, Washington

1.37 mi / 371 ft gain