Road Trip 08 Planning: Itinerary

April 29th, 2008

The combination of my impending trip and desire to procrastinate my end of the semester school work leads to: trip planning. I assume most travelers can relate. It’s exciting to pore over maps, calculate costs, plan itineraries, etc. Especially when the traveler is currently engaged in more mundane activities, like work or school. Serious trip [...]

Jackson Hole, Hillclimb and Michael Franti

April 23rd, 2008

I thought I would take a moment to recap my last weekend at Jackson Hole this year. Sadly I had to be back in Bozeman for Gaper Fools day this year, but it was still a lot of fun, and the fact that Michael Franti played the closing Mountain Fest concert instead of the Wreckers [...]

British Columbia Backcountry: Roger’s Pass

April 13th, 2008

We spent the night at Glacier Lodge at the top of the pass, surrounded by the beauty of snowy peaks and down-shifting semi-trucks. It was a nice little ex-Best Western with that old-National Park lodge feel run by a bunch of Asians with spotty English. Graham and I struck out for an evening tour up [...]