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    Sticky: Continuing these thoughts

    Continuing this thought.

    When there aren't casinos near by -- I tend to use businesses that value good hygiene. Grocery Stores and Coffee Houses. I always make a point to purchase something from...
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    Sticky: Public Restroom Finder Apps

    Finding a clean, public restroom is never a problem when one lives in a state blessed with lots of casinos (like Nevada) but this seems to be an issue for many. Especially for those who in this new...
  3. Yeah, that is a ripping-fast-wildfire.

    Yeah, that is a ripping-fast-wildfire.

    The fastest fire I ever personally worked was in southern California in 1994 and it averaged 3,000 acres an hour for six hours. It was gnarly, dangerous and...
  4. Article: The Local Angler Series of Guidebooks

    You can view the page at https://www.roadtripamerica.com/forum/content.php?2716-The-Local-Angler-Series-of-Guidebooks
  5. Article: Base Camp Hiking Guides

    You can view the page at https://www.roadtripamerica.com/forum/content.php?2715-Base-Camp-Hiking-Guides
  6. Article: Scenic Side Trips Book Series

    You can view the page at https://www.roadtripamerica.com/forum/content.php?2714-Scenic-Side-Trips-Book-Series
  7. Article: 35 Scenic Drives to the Wades found in “Fly Fishing Austin”

    You can view the page at https://www.roadtripamerica.com/forum/content.php?2713-35-Scenic-Drives-to-the-Wades-found-in-“Fly-Fishing-Austin”
  8. Do you only have two days?

    I just read the thread, if I understand the timing correctly, you only have two days to reach DC? Is that correct?

    If so, by the fastest possible route you are 1273 miles from DC. Which means...
  9. How much time do have

    How much time do you have at this point before you need to be back in DC?
  10. Cooler tomorrow, fire weather returns on Monday

    Yeah, I am monitoring the fire command channels -- they are working hard to catch the latest run.

    Mark
  11. Sticky: and... drop the nose and INCREASE THE POWER

    George,

    Of course, it would be a rapid climb... That was my point, an aircraft that suddenly loses 25,000 pounds of ballast would rise rapidly and correspondingly lose lift (which could cause it...
  12. Sticky: the "g-forces" that helitanker

    That's a pretty good article. I saw it (if you count radar as "seeing") working on the Bobcat fire in southern California over the last month.

    As a friend mentioned to me -- can you imagine the...
  13. Sticky: "police officer"?

    Yeah, that was a good story! I was a little confused about the mention of a "police officer" working for CalFire? I thought that everyone who works for CalFire is a firefighter or works in CalFire...
  14. Sticky: The largest helitanker in the world...

    And this is sort of interesting.

    The largest helitanker in the world...

    Operated by Coulson Aviation, Inc., the "Very Large" CH-47 Chinook Helitanker (VLHT) is equipped with a state-of-the-art...
  15. Sticky: Most Sierra Nevada Web Cams offline

    Took a quick view around the Sierra Nevada's -- lots and lots smoke up there.

    Couple of views of note:

    This is the CalFire Air Tanker Base in Ramona, California. Both S-2 Air Tankers are...
  16. Sticky: a new season of trans-Sierra Nevada road trips

    Yep, this really does seem like a "lost season of roadtripping."

    A good call and looking forward to a new season of trans-Sierra Nevada road trips in Spring 2021!
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    Sticky: How to practice responsible tourism during COVID-19

    Benjamin Collin manages a PR/Marketing firm and he has sent me a few emails about posting a new guide about dealing with the Coronavirus. The information was written from the perspective of UK...
  18. Hope it eases up soon.

    I am sure that is challenging, learning all of this new software. Hope it eases up soon.

    Mark
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    #vanlife community

    I didn't even know that there was such a thing...

    A press release issued today:

    A new startup aims to provide a platform connecting homeowners with extra parking spaces to the rapidly growing...
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    Road Geeks Abide

    I used to be e in touch with these guys -- but they have taken being a road geek to a whole new level.
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    I bet the common carriers love that stretch,

    I bet the common carriers love that stretch, since the dispatch offices are state based for both UPS/FedEx and the USPS
  22. these are fast-running fires

    Yes, these are fast-running fires. Did you see the video of the start of the 1-70 fire? I will see if can't find it again and post here.

    Mark
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    That is some very cool road trip trivia!

    That is some very cool road trip trivia!

    How does the state patrol work along this stretch? Is it patrolled by both state police departments?

    Mark
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    Our idea was to use geo tags tied directly into the app

    Well, that's pretty bizarre -- that they didn't build for both platforms. Good to know!

    I am not sure, and not having an iPhone, I didn't test it, as did AZBuck.

    Our idea was to use geo tags...
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    A New App for RoadTrippers

    INTRODUCING HEARHERE - A NEW AUDIO ENTERTAINMENT APP FOR ROAD-TRIPS
    New App Connects Road-Trippers With The People, Places and History of the Land As They Travel

    Launching today and available...
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