Icicle Brewing Company, Leavenworth Washington

Icicle Brewing Company, Leavenworth Washington

No trip to a Bavarian village would be complete without a stop at a brewery… Located on the east side of town, Icicle Brewing Company would be Boomer and my next stop. I wondered around the town until an acceptable drinking hour (although I was on vacation – any time … Continue reading

Iron Horse Tasting Room VS The Iron Horse Micro Pub, Ellensburg Washington

Iron Horse Tasting Room VS The Iron Horse Micro Pub, Ellensburg Washington

One of the main reasons I wanted to visit Ellensburg was the Iron Horse Brewery. I enjoy their Irish Death beer – which is not really a beer you want to mess around with. It has an ABV of 7.8% and will knock you on your ass before you even … Continue reading

Deschutes Brewery Tour, Bend Oregon

Deschutes Brewery Tour, Bend Oregon

As we approached Bend I gave the address of the Deschutes Brewery to Samantha, my trusty GPS. Well, normally she’s trusty. Usually, Samantha does well, directing me to where I need to go with little confusion. And after I had just given her a good review to my dad, Samantha … Continue reading

Day 5 – Rapid City Firehouse Brewing / Wall Drug / Badlands National Park at Sunset, South Dakota

Day 5 – Rapid City Firehouse Brewing / Wall Drug / Badlands National Park at Sunset, South Dakota

I finished up at Mount Rushmore and Boomer and I were headed off to Wall South Dakota for the night. I briefly stopped in Rapid City at a local brew pub, Firehouse Brewing Co. The brew pub was housed in a awesome brick building that was the original firehouse for the … Continue reading

Day 2 – Traveling across Montana from Butte to Bozeman to Billings

Day 2 – Traveling across Montana from Butte to Bozeman to Billings

We were still in Montana on the second day of our trip to South Dakota.  We would be traveling across Montana from Butte to Bozeman to Billings.  I grabbed some breakfast from the hotel and eavesdropped on the conversations going on around me. It is what I do when I … Continue reading

Boomer’s 1st Trip: Day 2 – Whitefish Brewfest and Montana Raceway Kalispell Montana

Boomer’s 1st Trip: Day 2 – Whitefish Brewfest and Montana Raceway Kalispell Montana

You know when you wake up in the morning and you think you know how the day is going to play out. When I am traveling most often I actually DO know how my day is going to turn out.  I have an annoying habit of planning everything out to … Continue reading