The Strategy of Planning a VFR Flight

_While IFR flying has run along at about the same level of complexity for years, VFR flying has become more complicated, as well as more constrained, with the passing of time. The villain is regulated airspace, including areas of temporary flight restriction. Where when flying VFR we used to worry about staying out of clouds and not flying into terrain or obstacles, now there is airspace that must be avoided. Ironically, in the bad old days pilots could do something like fly into a mountain and