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Part 4 of our 2016 trip to Ranger Lake is now up! Thanks for watching, and if you’ve missed the previous parts, see the links below. 31 more words


On the bathroom

Captain’s log Earth date 1.6.2018

Okay, yesterday we picked up the car early in the morning and rose to the streets, just lit up the engine, and had a sandal on my feet. 490 more words


Summiting Guadalupe Peak: Trip Journal Thur, 28 Dec 2017

Today I set out to climb Guadalupe Peak, the highest point in Texas. Over 8 miles (12.8 km) round trip, 3,000ft (914 m) elevation gain, and the possibility of 80+ mph (130 km) winds. 405 more words


Dear Truckers

We spent eleven hours on the road today for what should have been a six-and-a-half-hour trip. It could be argued that a snowstorm that dropped two to three inches of snow on South Carolina, a state that is not used to that kind of weather, could be the blame for the length of the trip. 291 more words

Carlsbad Caverns: Trip Journal Wed 27 Dec 17 Part 2

On my way back from my supply run I stopped at Carlsbad Caverns. I knew it was a very heavy tourist destination, but I didn’t realize the scale of it. 313 more words


First night in Guadalupe Mountain NP. Trip Journal: Wed 27 Dec 17 Part 1

I just got back to camp. I decided to spend a few nights at Guadalupe Mountains National Park after Christmas. I wanted my brothers to come, but the drive was too much for them. 280 more words


Passing thoughts through Midland/Odessa: Trip Journal Tuesday, 26 Dec 2017

As I’m driving out to the Guadalupe Mountains I passed through the Midland/Odessa area. It was early morning when I set out and a heavy fog had been blocking my view from all angles. 347 more words