While breaking down my damp cold tent in the morning, I came to realize that while tents are better than … Continue reading 6/28/18 – Old Faithful
The old pull a sheet over my head trick worked to take care of the street lights and condensation wasn’t … Continue reading 6/27/18 – Yellowstone
Sleeping in my car worked out really well. The only time I woke up was when it got cold enough … Continue reading 6/26/18 – Mount Rushmore, Jewel Cave, Devil’s Tower and approaching Yellowstone
I started my trip to Glacier with a long drive up to the Badlands in South Dakota. It was 820 … Continue reading 6/25/18 – Badlands National Park
I got up at sunrise, finished off my bacon and packed up camp. I left the Grand Canyon out its … Continue reading 4/7/17 – Day 5 – More driving!
So the plan was to get up at 4am and head to South Kaibab trailhead. From there I was going … Continue reading 4/6/17 – Day 4 – There and Back Again. An idiots tale.
It got cold last night. My key fob thermometer said it was in the lower 20s in my tent when … Continue reading 4/5/17 – Day 3 – The Grand Canyon South Rim
So, I’m glad I slept in my car. The weather report I read last night said there was a slight … Continue reading 4/4/17 – Day 2 – The Grand Canyon
I drove out to Cochiti Lake, west of Santa Fe, NM on the first day of my trip. It was about 675 miles of driving. Annoyingly, I finished one of the five audio books I brought for the trip. I’ll have to listen to more podcasts and music on the next leg. Continue reading “4/3/17 – Day 1 – Cochiti Lake”