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Fort Hays Kansas - Protecting more than just the railroad

June 21, 2021 - This military fort was first established as Fort Fletcher in October of 1865. Built to protect military roads, defend co...
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Caliente to Pipe Spring with Iron Town In-between

March 24, 2021 - This blog is dedicated to Mr. Riley. See ya on the rainbow bridge, little man. Caliente That's Nevada Highway 93 c...
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Bisbee, Lowell and Some Naco Please

February 23, 2021 - While we were in Tombstone we ventured out on a day trip to the home of the Copper Queen Mine, where one of the world’s...
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Pancho Villa, Geronimo, and Old West Gunfights

February 18, 2021 - On February 13th, we booked it out of El Paso as the mother of all Winter Storms was still on our heels. Running along t...
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Winter 2021 Escape

February 04, 2021 - All hitched up for a bit of sights and history on a 4,000+ mile road trip. We have our HearHere app to give us a bit of...
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A Bit of the Rockies (August 2018)

August 01, 2019 - In August 2018 we took a trip out to the Rocky Mountains to take in some ghost towns and history of Colorado. It's been...
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That Time When...Walking the Streets of Tombstone

February 25, 2017 - As part of our series "That Time When...", we take a look back at our 2007 journey to Tombstone, AZ, where we found more...
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A Walk Through Our Nations Oldest City - St. Augustine

January 24, 2017 - Our primary destination for our 2017 Winter trip was St. Augustine, Florida, and I must say we were not disappointed....
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Exploring Deep Texas History in Goliad

January 02, 2017 - We're starting the new year doing what we like most, exploring history. And here in South Texas there's plenty of it. Ou...
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That time when... Our Visit to Sego Canyon Utah

November 30, 2016 - [A look back at our 2008 visit to Utah, and Sego Canyon, including the ghost town of Sego, in the fourth of our series "...
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Split Rock - More than Just a Lighthouse

July 26, 2016 - It's been the subject of a stamp, featured in film, notable photography and postcards. It's also one of Minnesota's best...
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Mill City Museum - Exploring Flour Power in Minneapolis

July 21, 2016 - Another excellent site from the Minnesota Historical Society is Mill City Museum in downtown Minneapolis. Housed in the...
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On the Road - Fort Dodge...The Other One

July 16, 2016 - We're on the road again, this time heading north through Iowa with our farthest destination being the head waters of the...
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That time when... Our Trip to Virginia City Nevada in 2009

June 03, 2016 - Editor's Note: This is the first in our series "That time when...", looking back at some of our favorite travels since 2...
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Kansas Rail Towns and Little House on the Prairie

October 31, 2015 - Our journey home to Missouri, from Old Cowtown Museum in Wichita, was planned with an eye on Kansas ghost towns, near gh...
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A Kansas Roadtrip to Old Cowtown Museum

October 26, 2015 - We hadn't been on the road since last Spring, so Kathy and I were aching for a least a little road trip. Our last advent...
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Leelanau Peninsula and a Bit of Indiana

September 23, 2014 - We wrapped up our stay in Michigan at Leelanau Peninsula, just outside of Traverse City near Williamsburg at a beautiful...
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Toodlin' Down to St. Ignace

September 18, 2014 - We're on the back side of our journey, worn out and excited to write about the many places we've been from Iowa to Michi...
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A Little Door County

September 06, 2014 - After leaving Fond du Lac, we were ready for a more scenic RV Park, and we found one near Brussels Wisconsin in Door Cou...
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Milwaukee Area and Beer

September 04, 2014 - For our time in East Central Wisconsin, we save Milwaukee for last and traveled down from Fond du Lac on Labor Day weeke...
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East Central Wisconsin from Fond du Lac

August 30, 2014 - We decided to take a little down time and catch up on business in Fond du Lac. Well, to be honest, we were worried that...
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When in Rome... Wisconsin

August 25, 2014 - We headed out of Prairie du Chien and crossed the southern edge of Madison to our next destination, Kettle Moraine State...
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Amana Colonies - A Tour Through Time

August 20, 2014 - Our first "primary" destination on this journey through the upper-midwest is Amana Colonies in Iowa. Amana, which means...
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Legends Heads North

August 15, 2014 - We're heading north this weekend on another long adventure in history! For those of you who have followed our travels be...
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Natchez to Home via New Orleans

March 30, 2013 - We wrapped up our six week history tour of Mississippi and Louisiana, heading from Natchez to Bay St. Louis, then New Or...
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To French Camp on the Trace

February 13, 2013 - Our 2013 Winter History Tour continues as we head south from Corinth and pick up the Natchez Trace to French Camp. See o...
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Old West Lawmen from Legends Of America Now Available in Print and eBook

May 03, 2012 - Legends Of America and Roundabout Publications Partner On Book “Old West Lawmen” Warsaw, Missouri - May 3, 2012 - Kat...
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