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  • Finding Solitude Amidst the Sequoias

    Finding Solitude Amidst the...

    After four quiet, serene nights in Kings Canyon National Park’s Azalea campground, where I enjoyed a spacious pul...

    09.15.2016
  • Alaska bound: crossing Canada

    Alaska bound: crossing Canad...

    Deciding to drive to Alaska was almost a no-brainer, but figuring out the logistics of what was actually involved i...

    09.14.2016
  • Close to Home Adventure

    Close to Home Adventure

    It was a weekend of firsts for our family and Roxanne: first visit to Jellystone. First weekend camping trip close...

    09.10.2016
  • Be Sure to Wear Some Flowers in Your Hair

    Be Sure to Wear Some Flowers...

    In the days of my youth, cross-country road trips with my family typically coincided with my Dad having just bought...

    09.05.2016
  • Midwest via Travato

    Midwest via Travato

    After a week on the road in the Midwest, we’ve got some amazing stories to tell. We’ve learned a lot about RVin...

    08.26.2016
  • A Near Scatastrophe

    A Near Scatastrophe

    In our experience, the unknown is far more terrifying than that which we understand.  For example, when I first ex...

    08.22.2016
  • Great 8: Wow Waterfalls

    Great 8: Wow Waterfalls

    Peruvian painter Macedonio de la Torre is credited with saying, “You cannot hear the waterfall if you stand next...

    08.18.2016
  • Taking a Stand – On an Iceberg

    Taking a Stand – On an Ice...

    I consider the hike to Grinnell Glacier to be the pinnacle of my Glacier National Park vacation, and the only part...

    08.15.2016
  • A Superior Adventure

    A Superior Adventure

    What an encore! This was the second summer Winnebago Outdoor Adventures offered a short trip for Class B and Class...

    08.10.2016
  • The Black Hills Hidden Gem

    The Black Hills Hidden Gem

    Mt. Rushmore. Crazy Horse. Deadwood. Sturgis. Even if you haven’t been to the scenic Black Hills you’ve heard o...

    08.10.2016
  • Great 8:  Wondrous National Parks

    Great 8: Wondrous National...

    When PBS aired a six-episode series about American wonders in 2009, it gave it this title: The National Parks: Amer...

    08.08.2016
  • Tent Camping in the Channel Islands

    Tent Camping in the Channel...

    As a full timer, if often takes me aback whenever someone calls my lovely little rolling home a “camper.”  I a...

    08.05.2016