Staying Put

by Jenna Schnuer on October 13, 2013

I was spending a week in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park–a combo of a backpacking trip into the mountains and a hotel stay in the town of McCarthy. Solo travelers aren’t necessarily the norm in McCarthy so, after a few nights at the bar (because that’s what you do in McCarthy), the bartender grew curious. “Where do you live?” […]

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In Time

by Jenna Schnuer on April 15, 2012

Though I’ve honed my packing skills for plane travel—usually a carry-on with an expectation of hotel sink hand washing as I go—my packing skills for car trips are wobbly. Terrible, even. I was certain things wouldn’t go well as I packed to leave for a road trip around the U.S. that will, probably, stretch to […]