Travel

In Northern California, the Henness Pass Route should be on your shortlist

Labor Day has come and gone. The air is warm in the day, crisp at night. Daylight shrinks. Kids seem to have soccer almost every day. But, you haven’t given up on travel and exploration for the season. In the Northern Sierra exists the remnants of the California Trail, the Henness Pass Road that spans … Continue reading In Northern California, the Henness Pass Route should be on your shortlist

Fresh Roadkill: The Mountain House 30-Year Guarantee

Mountain House has been making backpacking food for over 45 years. On their website, the company says that their food will still taste good in 30 years from its manufacture date. We are going to see if that is true. In 2018 my grandparents moved to Reno, NV from their home in Connecticut where they … Continue reading Fresh Roadkill: The Mountain House 30-Year Guarantee