A short playlist to Heather’s thru hike so far.
Archive for ‘USA’
What’s in a Name?
The story behind our trail names.
Dan Week three of the trail saw us entering the Smokey Mountain National Park. Laden down with our expensive Fontana […]
Stats North Carolina and Tennessee
We have combined these two states as the A.T. is also the states borders. Miles walked: 386.6 (622.2km) Money spent: […]
Down But Not Out in Franklin
There could be worse places to be stuck.
Breaking down hiking the AT
Week 1 on the Trail
Dan The first week(ish) (8 days but only counting it as 7, see next paragraph for explanation) on the trail […]
Dan Boldly going where few beer drinkers have gone before, I have selflessly dedicated the last 18 months to trying […]
Heather After deciding not to continue south that left us with north, we could have skirted across the top of […]
Days in country: 93 Money spent: $11 057.28(daily average $118.90) Distance driven: 13875km (8621.5 miles) Longest drive: 791km (491.5miles) Average […]
Dan San Diego was the staging point for last minute preparations before heading into Baja. Having had the parents with […]
LA LA Land
Heather L.A. what can I say? It’s certainly not an over landers paradise, but seeing as we were staying in […]
Coastal Highway to LA LA Land
Heather Leaving San Francisco we decided to drive down the coastal highway, it’s a beautiful drive that does take a […]
Camping For Dummies
The Canadian Parents Our original idea when we were planning our trip to join the kids in California with Ann, […]
Escape to Alcatraz
Dan Even without the parents San Francisco was still a city we would have gone out of our way to […]
2 Limeys Yanked around America
The English Parents Impressions of Las Vegas…. Well, should it be Las or should it be Flash Vegas? At any […]
The Grape and The Grain
Heather Sonoma was our next stop and where the real luxury for Dan and I was to begin (rented houses, […]
Dan We arrived in Yosemite via the Tioga pass, the drive was stunning, I am sure there were oooh […]
I Like It Hot But This Is Ridiculous
Dan Before we hit Death Valley we had to swing back thru Vegas, to add another couple of parentals to […]
I See No Canyon Grand or Otherwise
Dan Next stop with my parentals was the Grand Canyon, via a big Dam, a naff ghost town (so dead […]