From the Yukon to British Columbia- the short version– long roads, dirt roads, going slow (25mph slow), mountains, snow, elk, caribou, bears, beauty beyond comparison, bison, van yoga, trouble getting uphill, burning breaks downhill, rivers and lakes for days, hot springs, hitchhikers, changing tires for others, a unicyclist, a wild Chili running free…. and climbing… … More Stuck in Squamish
We only met Sid for about 20 minutes, but in that time we thought you may like to meet him too. Sid, who spends his summers working as a mountaineering guide out of Palmer, AK., is traveling across Alaska and Canada on one wheel. His only means of transportation (other than his feet) is a … More Meet Sid.
Let me introduce the characters of this roadtrip blog. First, there is jb: the guy, without whom, there would be no road trip. He is a highly skilled Google mechanic. A recent law student grad from Florida state university who entertains himself with picking food out of his beard, closely following all new postings on … More Let me introduce myself and friends
All winter she remained quiet, wrapped in a tarp, parked in the driveway of my midtown Anchorage duplex. Not forgotten- once a month she would get to feel the warmth of her engine rumble. With the melting of the snow, and JB’s return to Alaska after a final year of law school in Florida, Connie will have a second … More The Call of the Van