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  • 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
  • A Love Affair with Architecture and Ambiance

    A Love Affair with Architect...

    I am not so naive as to think my love affair with Port Townsend isn’t tinted through sky-blue glasses.  The weat...

    07.10.2016
  • Half way to Half Dome

    Half way to Half Dome

    Regardless of whether you are a bucket list believer or a bucket list basher, everyone has a secret mental list of...

    07.01.2016
  • The Secret Maze at Zion

    The Secret Maze at Zion

    The brilliant red sandstone cliffs of Zion National Park draw millions of visitors each year, but very few ever exp...

    06.27.2016
  • One Big Pile O’ Sand

    One Big Pile O’ Sand

    As a Colorado native I’m often asked by fellow RVers, “what’s one of the great scenic drives in the state?”...

    06.24.2016
  • Great 8: Road Tunes

    Great 8: Road Tunes

    A key element to any road trip is choosing the right soundtrack to bolster the scenery, whether it’s Willie Nelso...

    06.18.2016
  • A Big Bend Weekend

    A Big Bend Weekend

    It’s impossible to enjoy any national park in it’s entirety over the course of one weekend. Most national parks...

    06.16.2016
  • Great 8:  Small towns with BIG Names

    Great 8: Small towns with B...

    America is a land of invention, but also reinvention. We relocate and borrow and celebrate. Case in point—the tin...

    06.08.2016