The Path Less Chosen

Travel that's just a bit off the beaten trail.

 "The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page."

- St. Augustine

Getting from point A to point B by foot, bicycle, kayak, or some other non-motorized means.

Interesting destinations that make you want to linger, overnight or for several days.

Things that make the journey worthwhile, whether it's a brew pub or the perfect spot to watch the sunset.

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January 4, 2017

Driving from the Seattle area toward the Olympic Peninsula is a magnificent journey. The views feature towering mountains, quiet bays, and ocean shores. The main east/west roads are hemmed in by the Olympic Mountains to the south and the Strait of Juan de Fuca to the n...

December 29, 2016

Sandwiched between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, with a mountain range running down the middle, the small Central American country of Costa Rica is an adventure paradise. The name Costa Rica is Spanish for “rich coast” and the name is appropriate, especially...

December 27, 2016

Most people don’t think of visiting the beach in the late fall. That alone is an excellent reason to go. The tourists have left and the few people left at the beach are there for the beauty and solitude that this season promises.

Saugatuck Dunes State Park is a tiny gem...

December 27, 2016

The Olympic Peninsula in northwestern Washington state is a breathtakingly beautiful part of the country. Much of the peninsula is a national park. One of the most dramatic entries into the Olympic National Park is just south of Port Angeles. Mount Angeles Road travers...

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About Tom Scheidel

Tom is an award winning producer/director. He is a long distance cyclist and avid basketball and volleyball player. He blames his love of traveling on his parents.


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