Welcome! Tales of My Trails is a blog for dreamers, adventure seekers, weekend warriors, and those searching for a bit of information and inspiration before jumping on the trail yourself. I’m so glad you’re here!
My name is Hannah and I’m the storyteller behind Tales of My Trails. Through sharing my stories, I hope to stir up the wanderlust in each of us and encourage you to find joy, peace and purpose in places only your feet can take you. I’m excited for you to join me in exploring the trails this beautiful world has to offer.
“You’re off to great places, today is your day. Your mountain is waiting, so get on your way.” -Dr. Seuss
In my previous post about trails I’ve enjoyed hiking in and around Phoenix I mentioned Piestewa Peak. Piestewa Peak (previously named Squaw Peak) is named after Army Specialist Lori Ann Piestewa, a member of the Hopi Tribe in Arizona, who’s the first known Native American woman to die in combat in the US military andContinue reading “PHOENIX, AZ HIKES: SUNRISE ON PIESTEWA PEAK”
I’m in Tempe, Arizona from mid-April to mid-May and it is already close to 100 degrees in the afternoons here. I’ve learned very quickly that when hiking you must go very early. Most recommend being off the trails by 11am as it gets too hot but I would say even earlier- the sun is soContinue reading “ALL THINGS HIKING IN SCOTTSDALE, PHOENIX & TEMPE, ARIZONA”
I made it to Arizona! It was a journey to get here. Not all my travel goes smoothly and my first week in Arizona was a prime example of that. I experienced: consistent 30-80mph winds during my drive from Sante Fe to Scottsdale, a flat tire, and an Airbnb with fruit flies, a backed upContinue reading “PROS & CONS OF BOOKING LONG TERM RENTALS THROUGH AIRBNB”
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