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The Last Adventure

Once upon a time this lighthouse existed as a guide to keep sailors from wrecking their ships on the Lake Michigan coast. In the wake of the United States Civil War the Great Lakes became an important waterway of the Mid-West. Boat traffic increased to accommodate the growing lumber industry. All throughout the Great Lakes […]

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Where is Ashland, West Virginia

A picture is worth a thousand words, but only if you know the story behind the picture. This picture doesn’t tell the whole story. We were pulling a 5,000 pound travel trailer with a Chevy 1500, south on I-77, through the Appalachian mountain range. Under nominal conditions, this isn’t a problem. What happens when the […]