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Road trip journal #15: One Step Closer

2020-08-22 • Last updated 2020-09-06 • 2 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Taking US 86 from Great Falls to Livingston to get a bit closer to Yellowstone.

Road trip journal #14: Great Pains

2020-08-21 • Last updated 2020-08-31 • 3 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

The road from Glacier NP to Great Falls is full of plains and straight roads.

Road trip journal #13: Going to the Sun and back

2020-08-20 • Last updated 2020-08-30 • 3 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Bison national range and Glacier National Park

Road trip journal #12: Driving upstream

2020-08-19 • Last updated 2020-08-27 • 2 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Salmon river scenic drive into Montana

Road trip journal #11: Boise to Moon

2020-08-18 • Last updated 2020-08-27 • 2 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

From Boise through scenic Sawtooth Drive, roads US 21, US 75, US 26 to Craters of the Moon.

Road trip journal #10: Journey Through Time and State

2020-08-17 • Last updated 2020-08-21 • 4 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Down Mt. Hood, through Scenic U.S. Route 26 "Journey Through Time", and into Idaho.

Road trip journal #9: Slow Ride

2020-08-16 • Last updated 2020-08-21 • 3 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Taking it easy along the Columbia river and driving up to Mt. Hood after a rainshower.

Road trip journal #8: Remount

2020-08-15 • Last updated 2020-08-21 • 5 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

From Mt. Rainier to Mt. Hood through Mt. Helens and winding forest roads.

Road trip journal #7: Sleepy in Seattle

2020-08-14 • Last updated 2020-08-15 • 3 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

After a lot of driving the day prior, the day was spent relaxing in Seattle and driving to Mt. Rainier National Park.

Road trip journal #6: Moss to Needle

2020-08-13 • Last updated 2020-08-14 • 4 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Roaming around moss-covered temperate rainforests and of Olympic National Park. Catching a sunset view of getting on a ferry to Seattle and sleeping close to the Space Needle.

Road trip journal #5: Come as you are... to a magical forest

2020-08-12 • Last updated 2020-08-13 • 4 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Leaving the Oregon coast behind for the wetlands and rainforests of Washington state.

Road trip journal #4: Cape Arrakis

2020-08-11 • Last updated 2020-08-12 • 3 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Slowly and tiredly inching away along the Oregon coast, with views of sand dunes and capes along the coast.

Road trip journal #3: Welcome to Oregon

2020-08-10 • Last updated 2020-08-11 • 3 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Leaving California behind and roaming around the south Oregon coast.

Road trip journal #2: Among the Giants

2020-08-09 • Last updated 2020-08-09 • 3 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

Revisiting Mattole Road and redwoods state parks. Less driving got offset by a nice, long hike in the redwoods.

Road trip journal #1: Getting Lost

2020-08-08 • Last updated 2020-08-08 • 3 min read • travelroad-trip-2020road-trip

The first day of the road trip involved getting away north from the Bay area through some mountains, redwood forests and along the Pacific coast. I ended up sleeping at the Lost Coast.

Road trip 2020

2020-08-04 • Last updated 2020-08-06 • 3 min read • travel road-trip-2020 road-trip

Travel plan and rules for an off-the-grid road trip through the western U.S. in COVID times.

Robotics journals impact factors 2018

2020-07-01 • 1 min read • roboticsacademia

A compiled list of robotics journal impact factors for 2018, combining data from the Google Scholar list of robotics journals and Web of Science search.