A mating pair of Carolina Wrens insisted on building a nest right at my camp…

These two birds just insisted on building a nest in a cardboard planter box I had at my camp.  After they built their nest, the female laid 5 eggs...I filmed from that point on to the hatching and the day a Copperhead snake creeped under my hammock and started heading straight for the nest (watch … Continue reading A mating pair of Carolina Wrens insisted on building a nest right at my camp…

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A tour story…experience with bicycle panniers-DiY cargo saddle bags and a skeeery trailer

I recently took an adventure bicycle tour partially along the Southern Tier where I jumped up north from the Tier in New Mexico.  This trip began in San Diego California and ended in the mid-United States Ozarks area. I began my journey early November 2016 and arrived mid December 2016. The weather conditions began warm … Continue reading A tour story…experience with bicycle panniers-DiY cargo saddle bags and a skeeery trailer