Godzilla

Carly and I had been hiking for eight hours. I was sweaty and she was a stinky muddy mess. We were both exhausted and near delirious with happiness when we saw the dirtĀ parking lot ahead and spied my dusty Subaru in the shade. Than I heard the most God awful sound, My first thought was “Oh Shit, a bear? Is … Read more…

Bad Water Bad Asses

In the dark, dark light I could see a burst of light bouncing up and down out of the darkness and up the deserted mountain road. It was getting closer and quickly. It was silent in this high sierras forest and the stars of the Milky Way were lighting up the sky above us. There was no one else around … Read more…

Mango Shrimp Ceviche

The fishing at Jenks Lake today was tremendous! I concentrated on my strengths; Making cocktails and walking the dogs while two ten-year old girls caught all the bass! We may not have caught any shrimp but this right here is an amazing shrimp ceviche recipe that’s very fruity and refreshing for the summer months and is great taking on a … Read more…

Trout Master of the Sierras!

Meysan Lakes was the hardest hike I have ever done but as soon as we began pulling wild golden trout out of the lake every thirty seconds I forgot about the switch backs in the hot summer sun. It’s funny how gorgeous ( not to mention delicious) wild trout make you forget about the six-mile scramble practically all uphill on … Read more…

Tropical Ahi Poke

I’ve got this one last summer day to enjoy the comforts of home before I become a dirty camper again. One last day of having a full kitchen, theĀ use of my nutri bullet, Fox News blaring in the back ground and having the luxury of being able to take a hot shower whenever I want. One last day of petting … Read more…