Personal reflections and lessons on how to travel safely out on the roads, trails, and wilderness paths.
Mister J walked along a narrow path in the woods. All his senses stood on ready alert. His head swiveled constantly from side to side. Meanwhile, eyes and ears both searched for signs of motion nearby. He heard a snap. Immediately, he froze and sought to determine the source. A
Around half way into the trip, I realized with some alarm that my energy reserves were depleting quickly. I knew the day presented a challenge, but I underestimated just how much it would end up demanding. On another day, I might have fared quite a bit better. On this day,
Somehow, I had gotten myself into a very precarious situation. It seemed a lot easier to choose a route up the side of this mountain when I came up it. Coming down proved a much tougher challenge. Routes are harder to see from above. I had ended up stuck in
There are all kinds of great pictures that a person can take. Pictures of family, culture, and vast vistas are some that come to mind. Pictures of animals, hidden places, and unusual activities make up another set. But what kind of picture is the best of them all? What kind