I bought all 50 state flags new, and I traded them out for used state flags on the way.

This is a detailed record of my route through the US, complete with recommended roads and radio stations.



Bricks are everywhere in the US. each region has its own style, and they became a photography theme for me.


Useful Links

National Park Service


Travel Tools



Thru-hiker Ryan Carpenter created  a website that tracks of your steps per day as you virtually hike the Appalachian Trail. I gave him a ride into Gatlinburg, Tennessee so he could resupply and continue his trek up the AT. []

Jim Brennan (age 72) is walking from the Arctic Circle in Alaska to the southern tip of South America. I met him while driving through the Yukon Territory. []

Kate Oliver manages a lifestyle and travel blog as she, her wife, and their daughter travel around the states in their retro Airstream. We met at the Salty Dog Saloon in Homer, Alaska. []