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Winter 2021 Cross Country Road Trip Day 3

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Heather Lee
Heather Lee Day ago
Boerne is pronounced Bur-knee LOL
Stephanie Hetherington
This is intense. Glad I am watching this 2 weeks later so I know you made it to Florida safely. I can't believe you kept going. I live in Canada and winter driving is my least favourite thing.
extrasupermorgen
extrasupermorgen 5 days ago
NO MORE Global Warming! You Are Safe Now!!!
maiden4meldin
maiden4meldin 7 days ago
Most vehicles are Front Wheel Drive, putting weight into them, is counter productive, as the weight of the engine itself is what is keeping the tires in full contact with the highways. If you have an all wheel drive vehicle, then weight again can be counter productive, as all wheel drive is done with sensors, and is both Front wheel drive, with rear wheel drive assisting. and then when the sensor feels a slip on any tire, the engine transmission sends more power to the slipping tires, and less power to the full contact tires.
maiden4meldin
maiden4meldin 7 days ago
Also in Canada there is a saying. Just because the car starts, doesn't make it a good Idea to get in and go somewhere. LOL
maiden4meldin
maiden4meldin 7 days ago
In Canada we have winter tires, or all season tires at a minimum. In Canada, our cars are equipped at the dealerships with block heaters, so the engine blocks can stay warm in colder Weather. In Canada, we drive out fearlessly in -30 Weather no problem. In Canada, We stay home during the big snowstorms! As much as possible. Our Water lines are buried, and come up to heat tapes around them , then get insulated before being covered up in our houses. In Canada, we are prepared for winter weather. The one thing we can't handle here in Canada, is HOT Hot hot weather. Anything above 80 Degrees F, is too dang HOt for us Canucks. Sorry Americans are dealing with the Northern DeepFreeze, We had it much worse than you got. We went to 40 Below for an Entire two weeks, and then it warmed up to 30 Below C And lemme tell ya, we celebrated the Warmer weather with glee!
maiden4meldin
maiden4meldin 7 days ago
If I didn't know better that could be a Saskatchewan Highway lol.
Robert Veronelli
Robert Veronelli 7 days ago
actually just living in Jersey makes you die slowly inside never mind 😒
Robert Veronelli
Robert Veronelli 7 days ago
That’s snow? Try Jersey snow man it makes you die slowly inside.
Pete Miller
Pete Miller 8 days ago
Try living like that for 6 months up here in sunny Canada. One week of cool air and the US turns into a third world country. Maybe it's time to blow up another third world country so you can stimulate the economy. Cheers from Canada.
111danish111
111danish111 11 days ago
16:50 what does "just off the tent" mean ? Is it an American expression ?
Mark Sommers
Mark Sommers 12 days ago
So you're really doing it .............We'll miss you but .......... CONGRATULATIONS !
J. H
J. H 12 days ago
7 degree temperature?? It was minus 45 Celsius couple weeks ago where i live in Saskatchewan
Brandon Fish
Brandon Fish 13 days ago
This was a tour of my youth. My uncle lives in Ft Stockton, I used to go with my grandparents to Junction to attend cattle auctions. My grandmother was born in Ozona. I spent every summer in West Texas.
vmcmillen1
vmcmillen1 13 days ago
does your mother you're out of the front yard????? call you're mottha.
vmcmillen1
vmcmillen1 13 days ago
just a note ice can be black, and you won't know it or see it. SLOW DOWN.
vmcmillen1
vmcmillen1 13 days ago
get a coat dummy, or i'm calling your mother!
john burks
john burks 13 days ago
I thought texans were supposed to be so tuff. It was -4 here last week, grow a pair.
Patti White
Patti White 13 days ago
I do not understand why again you keep driving on through some very very bad conditions. I know you are not stupid. But this was asinine!!! Truly. I am so pissed. You are traveling in one of my most favorite areas of the country right there and south down in Big Bend. You could have a great vacation for over a week cruising that whole area. So much to and do. In the spring time the wildflowers are something. Migration of Birds. Places to swim and hike and eat for cheap. Last trip I made to Fort Stockton a cold front blew in at 6 pm on a late May evening. It was a force. Our motel room was facing into it. The whole night our exit door was whistling and banging around it was so bad. Thank god the motel had the best beds and linens. It was luxuries. Stepped outside to freezing temp. In May! I only had a sweater. The narrow bridge in Junction is over the Llano River is the place 2 years ago that had that flood that rose so high and came in fast it carried people and homes away. It has a long history of floods like that in that town. But, I keep going back because of the great time that can be had down in the Llano River tubing every summer. Bourne. TX ...I call it like Sanders....Bernie. Bernie, TX that is just how I say it.
Tahira Ayaz
Tahira Ayaz 13 days ago
WOW UR BRAVE DRIVING ALONE IN THIS WEATHER UGH 😨😨 . HOPE U LANDED WHEREVER U WERE GOING , GOOD LUCK !!!! ☺☺☺👍👍👍
scott hall
scott hall 13 days ago
Adam, Bexar, is pronounced "bear"
sjbock
sjbock 12 days ago
And Boerne, the town he stopped in at the end is pronounced Bernie.
Bridget Paul
Bridget Paul 14 days ago
Boerne pronounced as (bernie)
Bridget Paul
Bridget Paul 14 days ago
Bexar is Spanish and pronounced (bear). Stay safe on the roads out there. If you could have waited for 4 days before driving through the temperature was in the 70s and no snow. Glad you visited though.😊
Tanya H.
Tanya H. 14 days ago
Driving in snow/ice is no joke. I know how stressed you must have been. So glad to see you made it safe to FL.
Henrik Larsson
Henrik Larsson 14 days ago
Im guessing the woodstoves will get an injection of sales after this ^)^
426 SUPER BEE
426 SUPER BEE 14 days ago
Its really a miracle! There any fuel at all ! Look at all the trucks and cars on the roads > IT AMAZES ME HOW MUCH FUEL UNITED STATES USE A YEAR and filling there tanks 2 to 3 times a day! on hard driving ~ Me i keep my engine shut OFF. I fill up once every 2 months! There to many IDOTS ON THE ROADS FOR ME > NOW its really crazy with the new 85 mph speed limits > So i set back and let them kill there selves ! > The 70 mph was a perfect speed limit ! Could set back and enjoy the scenery and save on fuel > Now your driving way to fast to enjoy the drive > ITS LIKE DRIVING THE INDY 500! NOT FUN AT ALL ! Signs and things fly by ya, as your vehicle drinks the fuel
426 SUPER BEE
426 SUPER BEE 14 days ago
It took 3 days for the snow to melt. water from the snow looked like a fall falls coming off the houses. WOW i didn't know there was 3' of snow on ours roofs> I lucked out and we had power all threw the storm. only had 2 outside water faucets that busted and they was wrapped heavy> I'am very glade that the jet stream shifted to the North, and we miss the 3rd and 4th wave of this crap. Now where back in the 60's 😁👍🙏
2016Bmac
2016Bmac 14 days ago
Let's help the people of Texas! Adam, have you thought to demonetize your Texas videos or make a donation of earnings? Or a donation link in your description at least? @feedthepeopledallas @mutualaidhou
Brandon Hambright
Brandon Hambright 14 days ago
Someone may have mentioned this, but back in Ft. Stockton that oil rig is a Pump Jack. It operates the pump in the oil well that the oil rig drilled. I might be sounding a smart ass, but its known that so many confuse all this that they even see a real oil rig drilling they call it fracking and that is BS that has caused a lot of issues.
Ulrich Salvamoser
Ulrich Salvamoser 14 days ago
2,79 per gallon...what a nice price. We pay 7,15 per gallon in europe. -5 °F last week. Power and water supply was working. Godd pipe isolation, power lines under the earth. Take care all of you. Have a nice and save trip
Ulrich Salvamoser
@111danish111 The price of Diesel is 6,22 per Gallon so it`s much cheaper than petrol. Now it becomes warmer, 6 Celsius
111danish111
111danish111 11 days ago
2 Celsius here in Chicago currently reached down to -30 C with windchill a few days ago how much is the price of diesel where you live in ?
News Now Tammy Lynn Lynn
now i understand why you needed to unstress
Sun Ray
Sun Ray 14 days ago
I'm a Minnesotan. The worst storms are the ones that start out raining then the Arctic wind comes and the rain starts freezing. The other bad snow storms are when it's warmer in the spring and it dumps snow and the thick slush is really slippery. The easiest snow storms are when it's really cold and just snows with no slush or rain. But then that sucks coz it's usually blizzardy and areas of the highways get blown over with thick snow drifts
cristy selfe
cristy selfe 14 days ago
I lived in TX for 9 years and tried to visit lots of the small towns. They have all kinds of eye catchers like roadrunners, pecans, strawberries. Look up the towns you are driving through and see if they have a town mascot.
Nanny G
Nanny G 14 days ago
Yikes,. What a weather, icy roads u lived and drove thru. 🧡😷🥶😞🏂⛷️❄️⛄ Road runners, javalinas, coyotes, could b outside nearby
Anne Austin
Anne Austin 14 days ago
BTW, Bexar is pronounced same as Bear.
David Mellet
David Mellet 14 days ago
Try it in a semi talk about stress
Jim McLean
Jim McLean 14 days ago
It's pronounced bay har Not bexxer.
LovinTexas
LovinTexas 14 days ago
If you think that roadrunner was big, you should see the size of the coyote that is after him. Everything's bigger in Texas. Safe travels.
James Johnson
James Johnson 14 days ago
Oh come on!!! I have driven in weather much, much worse than what you’re experiencing.. and yes,,,, the more weight you have the better it is.
Michael Martin
Michael Martin 14 days ago
This is the beginning of a mini ice-age the Carbon Billionaires have fleeced you of all your dollars and won.t save you now. Go woke, get broke.
horsenaround2000
horsenaround2000 14 days ago
This is my 3rd video of yours I’ve watched, I actually enjoyed watching them.... looking forward to more.. and yes, on to the next. Keep them coming.
Sarah Carless
Sarah Carless 14 days ago
Thank god i’m watching these videos a few days late, having been following it all on the news in the UK you really did pick the wrong day and route to drive back didn’t you. Thank goodness you’re ok though and these videos will be historic because of what’s happening in Texas right now. Stay safe everyone
AKi
AKi 15 days ago
I know that a lot of people do not take Alex Jones seriously, and although i don't agree with him 100% of the time-this time- I do. He's right. He IS RIGHT. They pulled this weather in, manipulated the jet stream and created the storm, and the Globalists used Biden to do. They are going to do it to the rest of us sooner or later. If you think they aren't you are fooling yourselves. WAKE THE HECK UP! www.infowars.com/posts/smoking-gun-joe-bidens-dept-of-energy-blocked-texas-from-increasing-power-ahead-of-enduring-storm/ The even larger over-arching question is: WHO IS IN CHARGE of our Country now? Have we been over-taken by the Chinese, and or the Globalists cabal, and we just don't know it yet? COME ON PEOPLE, COME ON..PLease share this information out with anyone and everyone. This is the time to have guts, to stand up or you will be stomped on. Stand up for your children. STAND UP NOW AND DON'T SIT DOWN, Have some guts, don't be afraid to speak up and out. PLEASE? CHina did this to their own people in 2009 and they said they did it to show them who's in charge. Do you really think that they wouldn't do it to us?
ThundercatDarklion
ThundercatDarklion 15 days ago
Texas got dumped on with snow and there is also an lot of snow in Rockford Illinois where I live. :( =^.^=
KekLordGrey
KekLordGrey 15 days ago
Bexar = Bear or Bare... Boerne = burn e
Sharon Collie Northern
Boerne =Bernie.
Diane Labbe
Diane Labbe 15 days ago
Adam, I live in Montreal. You were not properly dressed. You needed a hooded parka, a woolen hat, gloves and BOOTS. Imagine being stuck in your car with no heat.
spirals 73
spirals 73 15 days ago
OK, now add deer running in front of you and you have Wisconsin. I got a little lost on a small island in our lake last night. It was dark, I have some night blindness, and the roads aren't plowed good enough because it's a remote neighborhood. Of course two deer thought it prudent to run across the road before my car passed because that's how they do. Hit my brake and skidded a bit, anti-lock brakes kicking in. I thought, "I just want to go home." When you see one deer, assume there will be more and stop the car or slow down a lot. They tend to travel in groups.
Scott Hammond
Scott Hammond 15 days ago
Wild and Crazy Travels.
D̷o̷d̷g̷e̷r̷ S̷t̷o̷n̷e̷
Hey Texas! You Have Our Ohio Snow-Belt Weather. We Made it UP to 21 Degrees Today. We are Praying for Your Thaw. Now You Know Why You Moved to Texas, We Get This All the Time! #StuckINOhio Stay Warm!
Bruce Hesser
Bruce Hesser 15 days ago
Thank sniffy Joe 4 gas prices for shutting down XL pipe line
the Rabbit Whisper
the Rabbit Whisper 15 days ago
missing California aren't you Adam, welcome to our world :)
don juan
don juan 15 days ago
politico.com: After a major winter storm knocked out power in Texas almost exactly a decade ago, federal regulators called on the state to fortify its grid against deep freezes. But the federal government had no authority to mandate such measures. Wood says this is typical of Texas’ approach to federal oversight. Even though the federal intervention was “relatively benign,” Texas still didn’t want to deal with it. “I just threw my hands up in the air,” he says. Even at the height of the crisis this week, Rick Perry said Texans would rather go without power for days than deal with federal energy regulations. Never mind that Texas readily accepts federal help when disaster strikes: So far this week, Abbott has made at least two official requests to the White House for federal aid.
EpsilonGoods
EpsilonGoods 15 days ago
"be sure you are right then go ahead" Wise words
TheBirdandEagle
TheBirdandEagle 15 days ago
The car anti stink thing is a distraction.
Isaac Rivera
Isaac Rivera 15 days ago
🦉👍
Isaac Rivera
Isaac Rivera 15 days ago
Thanks for those Videos Sincerely Isaac R from Puerto Rico 👍👍👍🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇵🇷🐝
Nat Wolins
Nat Wolins 15 days ago
This a brittle infrastructure.
Sally Brown
Sally Brown 15 days ago
That Crockett quote seems like it sums up Adam’s philosophy.
reffoelcnu alouncelal
The small birds must really be suffering in those low temperatures I know everyone’s having a tough time but putting something out for them to eat in your garden will help
Teresa Francis
Teresa Francis 15 days ago
I live in fla.welcome to the sunshine state
Teresa Francis
Teresa Francis 15 days ago
Sasquatch is in the way.
Joe Washington
Joe Washington 15 days ago
HOWS THOSE WINDMILLS WORKING FOR YA
Sam Spade
Sam Spade 15 days ago
Please, is there any other place to hang that deodorant thingy?
Scott Reynolds
Scott Reynolds 15 days ago
2:16 Love watching Big The Foot trudging through the snow at a rapid rate of knots.. it looks so natural
Katie Did
Katie Did 15 days ago
Hope you have heavier clothes. If you get stuck you are risking hypothermia.
rascal
rascal 15 days ago
iam-20c
Paul DeWint
Paul DeWint 15 days ago
The Junction Boys 1957
Taco-Lover
Taco-Lover 15 days ago
The "x" in Bexar is silent!
MrPedur
MrPedur 15 days ago
I like your road trips but the yeti in the window is not that exciting. Greetings from Denmark.
BAD battleAXE
BAD battleAXE 15 days ago
Damn I love when it hits 7 that's good winter weather. it was -20 last week with the wind chill about -40 with roughly 24 in of snow on the ground. That's Northern Minnesota weather for you!
vostro vostro
vostro vostro 15 days ago
now texas is eligible to have a hockey team.
Johnny Glamour
Johnny Glamour 15 days ago
That was extremely relaxing video... Please do this again sometime soon..! :-D Cheers! Love your work!
SEE MY SIGNS
SEE MY SIGNS 15 days ago
Our whole family has been going around quoting "stomp your feet"! lol!! We have to know where that comes from...please??
Randell graham
Randell graham 15 days ago
Did you see Bigfoot?
Career Use
Career Use 15 days ago
climate change is making America its bitch lately . . .from the West coast to the East.. . this is a Beast that won't stop till we put it down.
Angel Fish
Angel Fish 15 days ago
Please be careful Adam!
Edward Miessner
Edward Miessner 15 days ago
7:30 Back in 1989 I drove through a snowstorm in near whiteout conditions with highway conditions just like that. I actually passed a rest area with several tractor trailer trucks in it. This was on Route 84 in Connecticut and as soon as I crossed the state line into Massachusetts the snowstorm stopped and the road was clear. That was mind-blowingly weird! 16:35 etc. that bas-relief sculpture of Davey Crockett keeps reminding me of Jedediah Springfield for some reason
Jack Gardner
Jack Gardner 15 days ago
Know where the best spot in texass is? The exact center of the state. Because no matter which direction you go from there, you're LEAVING! 😂
David Moore
David Moore 15 days ago
Awesome video! You're funny.
disco 07
disco 07 15 days ago
AOC and help is on the way
Don Duck
Don Duck 16 days ago
get rid of gorilla
Lauren JP
Lauren JP 16 days ago
“What could go wrong”. Phew I’m glad I’m watching a few days later and everything’s ok.
lyle swavel
lyle swavel 16 days ago
Enjoy the snow
v_xtra
v_xtra 16 days ago
You should not be using your phone in a gas station. That’s crazy! You’re lucky you didn’t blow up!
MELEKH HA OLAM: Back For Blood
Is there anything apparent indicating that the Van Horn in RDR2 is based on Van Horn, Texas?
Bella Boo
Bella Boo 16 days ago
Californian - Floridian driving in these conditions , another reason for me to stay off the roads, new here in Texas. Get yourself a hotel and order room service and watch a good movie !! Safety first.
No more War
No more War 16 days ago
Amazing cars do start at below zero weather - lol - try minus 30 but put on more than a hoodie. - lol.
Bella Boo
Bella Boo 16 days ago
You’re funny, accumulation of snow, a dusting.....I’m from Chicago now in TX, I’ll give you it’s cold! And don’t forget to thank your fake President Biden for the 40% increase in gas prices!! Yeah the business man from hell with 50 year experience of taking billions from China, Ukraine etc. life is good!
Another Butt4Chair
Another Butt4Chair 16 days ago
Everyone else in the nation , Not going out even to grocery store, Adam? Drives Across the Nation! 😂
Bre's Little Yarn Cornor
I live in south central Texas. Days with no lights and water. Outlook glum
Nizo Dizo
Nizo Dizo 16 days ago
It is all about how good your tires are.
Walking tour Pro
Walking tour Pro 16 days ago
Nice place 👍
Rick Baxter
Rick Baxter 16 days ago
This guy is dummer than dirt, god
Frank Budelman
Frank Budelman 16 days ago
Paisano Pete !
Scootaloo
Scootaloo 16 days ago
LOL! Here in Wisconsin this type of weather is nothing for us. But then again, we are set up for this type of weather too. I deal with snow and ice all winter long, year after year. But up here we have plentiful salt, snow plows, our power grid is made for this and our buildings are built better here to handle cold. 🙂
Steve R
Steve R 16 days ago
weight helps with heavy snow. Basic dry ...weight does not add anything.
Steve R
Steve R 16 days ago
you don't have winter tires - do you?
Turbomanonskyline
Turbomanonskyline 16 days ago
Sub-Zero...fatality
Steve R
Steve R 16 days ago
How many of those truck are wearing chains?
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