Spectators at Kokomo Speedway

Posing under Tony Stewarts picture

End of summer waterfall was a mere trickle

Cool natural water slide

Elk at WV Wildlife Ctr

Mountain man exhibit at WV Wildlife Ctr

Bison at WV Wildlife Ctr

Sierra Nevada Asheville

Sierra Nevada tap room and restaurant

Sierra Nevada aging tanks

Copper mash tuns

Cooking the beer

Labeling and packaging the bottles

Elaborate bottle filling machine

Biltmore main house

Biltmore house

View of Biltmore property

Waterfall on Biltmore grounds

Biltmore stable - now restaurant and shops

Biltmore orchids

Biltmore gardens

Biltmore orchids

Biltmore blooming cactus

Biltmore gardens

Biltmore greenhouse

Biltmore gardens

Biltmore gardens

Lake on Biltmore grounds

Blue Ridge Pkwy view

Blue Ridge Pkwy view

Blue Ridge Pkwy view

Monarch butterflies migrate through here

Blue Ridge Pkwy view

Highest point

Buildings at Cradle of Forestry

Buildings at Cradle of Forestry

Buildings at Cradle of Forestry

Atocha silver ingot at Petty Museum

Gold plated tools at Petty Museum

Collction of pocket watches at Petty Museum

Petty cars that were basis for the movie Cars

Petty cars that were basis for the movie Cars

From the vintage I remember Richard Petty racing

From the vintage I remember Richard Petty racing

The car from Richard Petty's last race in 1992.

Albino gator at NC Aquarium

Diver in aquarium interacting with young guest

We found Nemo



Waiting on the ferry to Southport, NC

Fishy Fishy Cafe, Southport, NC

Socastee Swing Bridge

Hendrick Motorsport Museum

A winning car with victory lane confetti still on it

Historic Tim Richmond car

Historic Darrell Waltrip car

Historic Terry Labonte car

Souvenier parts for sale from wrecked cars

Barb met Jimmy Johnson's cardboard brother

Cool tropical trophy

Jimmy Johnson's and Dale Earnhardt Jr. cars

Jimmy Johnson shop

Jeff Gordon and Kasey Kane cars

Jeff Gordon shop

Approaching Charlotte Motor Speedway complex

Stewart-Hass Racing shop

Stewart-Hass display cars

Chopper built by Orange County Choppers

OCC Chopper

Stewart-Hass shop

Haulers at Penske Racing

Just in for an alignment

The Penske shop

This is the car that won the Charlotte race

Spare Penske cars

Xfinity and Sprint cars in same shop

Joe Gibbs Racing shop

Joe Gibbs Racing shop

Car show at JGR

Car show at JGR

Car show at JGR

Car show at JGR

Jumbie at JGR fan day

In line for Carl Edwards autograph

Carl Edwards selfie

Camped just outside Charlotte Motor Speedway

Some driver motorhomes in infield

Garage area before teams arrived

Pit road and the front strecth

Painting the big logos on the grass

Big lights for night race

Safer barrier in turn three

That's our bus out there

Looking down at Barb from turn 3

From the apron to the top of turn three

NASCAR gas station

Main entrance to CMS

NASCAR Hall of Fame

Famous Hudson Hornet on HOF Glory Road

Hall of Fame Glory Road

Richard Petty Car in HOF

Dale Earnhardt HOF car

Jeff Gordon car on Glory Road

Tony Stewart car on Glory Road

Glory Road and special Jeff Gordon exhibit

Complete hauler on 2nd floor of Hall of Fame

Full infield before races at Charlotte

Whelen Modified race

2nd largest big screen TV in the world

CMS mascot Lug Nut out in camping area

Nick Wallenda's wife hanging from helicopter

Pre-race for Sprint rce

Sprint race parade lap

A restart right in front of us

Dawsonville Pool Room

Georgia Racing HOF, Moonshine, and City Hall

Georgia Racing Hall of Fame

Remain of Bill Elliott crash at Talladega 1995

When stock cars...

were pretty much STOCK

Helen, GA Bavarian town

Helen, GA Bavarian town

Beautiful flowers in Helen, GA

Troll Tavern under the bridge in Helen, GA

Guys searching for booty in the river after tubing season

View from Brasstown Bald

Parking lot from Brasstown Bald