China – October 2018

China – October 2018

Airline: China SouthernAirplane: Airbus A380Seating: Economy23 Nov 2018The flight from Los Angeles to Guangzhou is 14 hours 30 minutes…The moment I sit down in my seat on the airplane I know that the seat with her not made for the robust American butt. This was...
Hurricane Dorian – 2019

Hurricane Dorian – 2019

Hurricane Dorian significantly damaged Grand Bahama Island. Many people lost not just their homes, but their lives. What I’ve heard is that the government (therefore the media) doesn’t count a death until a body has been found and identified. We’re...
Trans America Trail 04 – Virginia to North Carolina

Trans America Trail 04 – Virginia to North Carolina

Adventure Riders 480 Miles through Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains Glorious miles on the Trans America Trail We started our journey in West Virginia, barely over the Virginia border in Marlinton, West Virginia. After a few miles you cross into Virginia and leave...
Trans America Trail 03 – How we navigated the TAT

Trans America Trail 03 – How we navigated the TAT

Redundancy We ended becoming a big fan of redundancy. Having multiple methods of navigation became pretty helpful and downright necessary in some cases. I’ll list out what we used for navigation then take up the advantages and disadvantage of each: 1. Roll...
TransAmerica Trail – 02 – Shakedown #2

TransAmerica Trail – 02 – Shakedown #2

This shakedown was extremely valuable in the second phase (2nd for me) of gear testing. Particularly for Greg and I who are still gear testing. Tim is basically 100% set up exactly how he wants to be for the TAT. But Greg and I are still doing gear testing. Greg and I...