Since it was a clear, virtually windless day, and since I have a flight to make next week-end, I went out to the airport yesterday to make a minor aircraft repair (unclog a plugged pitot tube) and take the bird up for a test flight.
Up and over the mountain ridge to the west, and down into valley on the other side.
Peacemaker Training Center. And it looks like they've got something going on over there. Let's go see.
Tough Mudder race this week-end. I have SO got to get tuned up and do one of these.
get off of my obstacle. (warning: video link NSFW.)
I played around for a bit, just seeing what there is to be seen, and cursing whoever designed the latest upgrade to my GPS because the dispay keeps flashing and saying "Caution: Terrain" because I'm within a couple of miles of some high ridges to the west...and the east. Good intent on the designers' part, but annoying on a clear day when I can see them just fine.