Up 395 and over Yosemite to Family Time

In the morning it’s still too windy to be outside, and there’s no point in hanging out in this forlorn parking lot, so I drove 50 yards across the road for a final morning soak. Before hitting the highway, I … Continued

Good Weather and Bad Chicken

Tuesday afternoon in Moab At the mouth of the road to Canyonlands is a nice little breakfast and wifi place I discovered last time, which I quite like! It’s got a weird designed-by-committee feel – a dinosaur theme. Along with … Continued

Maybe Utah will be warmer

Part of my motel routine is setting my iPhone alarm and my mental alarm to be up and rolling by ten-ish so I can be out of the room by checkout time. Today, I’m setting the mental alarm a little … Continued

Weather was nice while it lasted

First good night’s sleep of the trip. Being moderate in my drinking for a change probably helped. 11:30-ish I walked over to the pool. Used the bathroom, washed myself (of course!) and hopped in the pool for a little morning soak. … Continued

Hard to get started during a cold snap

I got messed up by a cold front This is a very low tech image of six weather maps of this trip. My subscription to the Reno Gazette-Journal gets me the Wednesday and Sunday physical papers delivered. They were in a nice … Continued

Nostalgic Eureka Visit

Leaving Day! So sad. Checkout is 11 am, so I expected quite a lot of drama and traffic leaving, but there wasn’t really. All of my campmates were gone by 9:30.  Martha & family taking a right on 101 heading south back … Continued