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  • Return to the White River

    Return to the White River

    After a fun day with the Fisheads of the San Juan, Cory was dropping me back at the Travato in Cottonwood Campgroun...

    02.03.2016
  • Great 8:  Literary Landmarks

    Great 8: Literary Landmarks

    There are some folks who believe we don’t need monuments to writers. They claim the writers’ words are monument...

    01.18.2016
  • Great 8:  Kitschy Classics

    Great 8: Kitschy Classics

    Any tourist or traveler would be missing out if they never saw the National Civil Rights Museum or Kennedy Space Ce...

    01.08.2016
  • An Asheville Sampler

    An Asheville Sampler

    Most people probably come to Asheville to visit George W. Vanderbilt’s cozy cottage, Biltmore, but there’s so m...

    01.07.2016
  • No Turning Back

    No Turning Back

    Returning to a favorite place is always bitter sweet for me.  No matter how hard you try, you can never have that...

    01.03.2016
  • Great 8: Fantastic Halls of Fame

    Great 8: Fantastic Halls of...

    They are called pantheons because they celebrate icons, whether it’s John Lennon, John Glenn or John McEnroe. The...

    12.18.2015
  • Great 8:  Tremendous Trees

    Great 8: Tremendous Trees

    True travelers seek experience and celebrate exploration, so they tend to appreciate the big picture. Or, to put it...

    12.08.2015
  • Autumn in the Great Smoky Mountains

    Autumn in the Great Smoky Mo...

    The changing of season from summer to fall, with it’s brilliant display of foliage is a photographers dream,...

    11.30.2015
  • Great 8: Celebrated Sports Venues

    Great 8: Celebrated Sports V...

    An RV journey is a Bucket List Bonanza. Point yourself in the direction that is calling you most profoundly and jus...

    11.18.2015
  • Great 8: American Descriptions

    Great 8: American Descriptio...

    During each cross-country journey to research my trilogy of American travel memoirs, I have brought along a digital...

    11.08.2015
  • A Personal Favorite:  Jackson, Wyoming

    A Personal Favorite: Jackso...

    One of my favorite places in the world is Jackson, Wyoming. Well known as an outdoor lovers paradise, Jackson sits...

    11.02.2015
  • Paddling with Whales:  The Gulf of St. Lawrence

    Paddling with Whales: The G...

    (Above) Every year the McBeath family joins us for an incredible paddling adventure.  This year we had our sights...

    10.21.2015