Things to See and Do While on the Road

There is a lot of awesome scenery around the country and there are many places you can visit when you have some down time. I like to plan down time in areas I want to visit. #TruckingLife

Scenic Sunday Drive – Walker Lake and Hawthorne, Nevada [Video]

[Each Sunday I plan to release a scenic drive from somewhere around the country for your viewing pleasure. I don’t plan to narrate these, although I may include some informational banners if appropriate. The point is to just enjoy the scenery.] Today we're taking a drive along Walker Lake and through Hawthorne, Nevada. We're also going to pass by parts of the Hawthorne Army Depot, the largest ammunition storage depot in the … [Read more...]

Neelys Landing, MO to Houston, TX Day 2 – Making the Drive to Houston [Video]

After hooking the loaded trailer yesterday in Neelys Landing, Missouri, we drove until reaching a roadside inspection pull off on Interstate 40 just east of Little Rock, Arkansas. If you didn't watch that video, I recommend you watch it first: Neelys Landing, MO to Houston, TX Day 1 – Hooking the Loaded Trailer We're ready to finish the trip to Houston, Texas, but first we've got to make a pit stop in Little Rock for a shower, … [Read more...]

Scenic Sunday Drive – Crossing the Columbia River in Washington on I-90 [Video]

When I was growing up in the Seattle area, we would load up in the family car and literally take a Sunday drive. I remember it as great family time. Sometimes we would drive around different communities in the Puget Sound area to see all the different homes, and sometimes we would drive up into the Cascade Mountains to enjoy the beautiful scenery. I remember those times fondly. With that in mind, I've decided to create a series of … [Read more...]