Tag Archives: mountain roads

Lost in the Fog; The Preakness Stakes 2018

I grew up in a foggy place. I learned to drive on twisting turning mountain roads where the fog was so dense sometimes you couldn’t see past your windshield. When the fog was that thick sometimes you would have to drive with your head out the window just to see the highway. If the fog …

Grass-fed Beef Sliders with Fried Shallots, Black Forest Bacon and Peppadew Cheddar

After a fifteen mile hike I crave a burger like you would not believe. You don’t know how many hikes have ended with my racing back to the car and speeding down mountain roads, twisting and turning around curves hurrying to the Five Guys Hamburgers forty five minutes down the mountain from the trail head. …

A Patch of Ice

    Its shocking to drive around a blind corner in the middle of the night to find a jeep upside down in the middle of the highway.   Its happened to me three or four times now, stumbling upon a vehicle that has just flipped on icy mountain highways.   It was eighteen degrees last night as I …