Adam Jewell Adventure Photography

 
 
 

0

0

0

0

0

 
 
Adam Jewell

Adam Jewell Adventure Photography

A Journey To All The National Parks In The Lower 48 States And Everything Else "In Between The Airports"

Facebook
Twitter
Google+
StumbleUpon
Pinterest

On my 36th birthday I was tired of sitting in a cubicle for hours on end staring at a computer screen so I quit my job. It was time for a change but also time for a break from the corporate world. The original plan was to drive from Philadelphia to Utah to ski at Snowbird Ski Resort for 2 months. When those two months came to an end I drove to Mammoth Mountain and skied until July 4th.

While in Salt Lake and Mammoth I took some side trips and discovered the US National Parks (Arches, Canyonlands and Yosemite). It was love at first sight. It's now been four years of sleeping in my car (around 200 nights a year), camping in a tent along with the occasional random couch, hostel bunk or cheap hotel. The journey has covered 100,000 miles and included every National Park in the lower 48 US states.

The journey will go for one more year. 2014-2015 will focus primarily on the Pacific Northwest, the Canadian Rockies and include parts of Oregon, Utah, California and Texas along with the states between the east and west coasts. I manage to get by on about $1,000 per month for food gas and lodging. Any proceeds from prints purchased here go directly to the gas and food budget since their is no longer a lodging budget. Waking up in random WalMart parking lots, rest stops and truck stops in the front seat of the car isn't the most wonderful thing in the world but it is free! It is also so uncomfortable that I'm more often awake for sunrise photos than I otherwise would be.

There is a blog and a Facebook page to accompany the trip. If you have any interest in links to those, just contact me through the FAA site and I'll send you the links. Remember to get out of the cubicle on a regular basis. Sitting down all the time staring at a computer screen will kill you. But if you are going to die early do it in the presence of beautiful sights hanging on the walls!

--Adam

Ski Anything

Promote Your Page Too

free counters

 

Adair Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Academia Covered Bridge Over Tuscarora Creek Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Academia Covered Bridge Over Tuscarora Creek by Adam Jewell

 

Bridge Over Tuscarora Creek Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Bridge Over Tuscarora Creek by Adam Jewell

 

Road To The Academia Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Road To The Academia Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Overegrown At The Academia Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Overgrown At The Academia Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Entrance To The Academia Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Entrance To The Academia Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Stormy Skies Over The Academia Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Stormy Skies Over The Academia Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Academia Pomeroy Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Academia Pomeroy Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Academia Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Academia Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Madison Township Bistline Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Madison Township Bistline Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Bright Red Flickinger's Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Bright Red Flickinger's Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Flickinger's Mill Covered Bridge Lush landscape Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Flickinger's Mill Covered Bridge Lush Landscape by Adam Jewell

 

Bistline Covered Bridge Lush Landscape Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Bistline Covered Bridge Lush Landscape by Adam Jewell

 

Flickinger's Mill - Bristline Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Flickinger's Mill - Bristline Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Flickinger's Mill Coverd Bridge Landscape Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Flickinger's Mill Covered Bridge Landscape by Adam Jewell

 

Yield At The Bistline Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Yield At The Bistline Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Summer Afternoon At The Bistline Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Summer Afternoon At The Bistline Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Flickinger's Mill Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Flickinger's Mill Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Perry County Bistline Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Perry County Bistline Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Road To The Bistline Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Road To The Bistline Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Looking Through The Bistline Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Looking Through The Bistline Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Bistline Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Bistline Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Blain Pennsylvania Enslow Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Blain Pennsylvania Enslow Bridge by Adam Jewell

 

Sherman Creek Under The Enslow Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Reflections Of The Enslow Covered Bridge Black And White by Adam Jewell

 

Reflections Of The Enslow Covered Bridge by Adam Jewell