January 4th, 2022


It’s been damn cold here this past week. A couple of days ago it was 6°F and below zero wind chills and it has lingered a few days. It is going to be cold again this week. I got my big propane tank filled yesterday so it lasted pretty well through this nonsense. Staying nice … Continue reading January 4th, 2022

December 15th, 2021 – Trip wrap-up


They weren’t kidding Well I made it back. Today’s drive was a battle against a crosswind that was probably 60 MPH most of the way and it was ferocious in places. The winds on the way down from WA into OR and CA knocked a half MPG off my gas mileage, so on top of … Continue reading December 15th, 2021 – Trip wrap-up

December 14th, 2021


I think I have only one more night (tonight) in a hotel and I’ll be back to the trailer. And saving some money. Yikes! As I sit here composing this post in my hotel, I have the weather on in the background. The very route I came this far on is getting blasted with winter … Continue reading December 14th, 2021

December 13th, 2021


Unfortunately on this trip I have been so busy trying to get somewhere and/or get out of weather I have not written anything in my paper journal. I just have not made the time to do that so I need to get better about that. The hotel I stayed in last night just happened to … Continue reading December 13th, 2021

December 11th, 2021


👍🏼 I had no hot water in my hotel shower this morning and they didn’t seem to care. So, kiss my ass Holiday Inn/IHG hotels. You got the last dollar from me you’ll ever see. Shitty customer service. They have had this problem for a few days and STILL rented out rooms. Today’s drive was … Continue reading December 11th, 2021