I get up close and personal with a B-52 Stratofortress and activate Van Riper State Park, Parks on the Air (POTA K-1551). Located in the Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

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Country Style Ribs with Sauerkraut
2 tsp Dried Thyme
2 tsp ground black pepper
1 tsp salt
1 tsp rubbed sage
1 1/2 tbsp dijon mustard
1 tbsp horseradish
1 tbsp caraway seeds
3 lbs country style ribs
2 tbsp oil
1 large onion sliced
2 cloves garlic
1 12oz bottle dark beer
bay leaves
1 large apple sliced

Mix thyme, pepper, salt, sage, mustard, horseradish, and caraway seeds in a small bowl. Spread over the ribs. Heat oil in dutch oven. Saute onion and apple until soft. Add garlic cook 30 seconds. Add beer to deglaze and then add ribs and bay leaf. Cover and cook about 90 minutes at 350 degrees until ribs are tender. Serve with sauerkraut and mashed potatoes.

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00:00 Introduction
00:45 Van Riper State Park, Michigan
02:35 Travel
02:58 1/4 wave vertical with Chameleon 17 foot whip
03:28 20 Meter activation k-1551
06:52 40 Meter activation
10:40 Marquette Michigan and KI Sawyer AFB
11:55 20 meter activation
15:01 Dinner Country Style Ribs with Sauerkraut
16:00 40 meter Late Shift Activation
21:06 Attacked by Mosquitos