I could no longer resist. It was like saying "no" to chocolate, bourbon or an episode of Walker, Texas Ranger. Not really, but it was time to get out on the road. I finally got my new camera (Fuji X-E3) and was done getting familiar, so it was time to hit the backroads. The new … Continue reading Post #4 – The Long Way to Wetumpka.
On my return trip from Springfield during the spring of 2013, I chose to travel south on Illinois 127 since I had explored US 51 on earlier trips. The two roads parallel each other heading south and eventually merge north of a small town located near the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, Cairo, … Continue reading Post #3: One Night in Cairo
The sign said it all, 13 miles until I would exit US 49 and begin another highway exploration through the back roads of Mississippi. I always feel a bit of excitement as I leave the main highway that got me there and the run begins. A run, as I call it, is the driving, exploring … Continue reading Post #1: 13 Miles to Wiggins