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  • Autumn in the Great Smoky Mountains

    Autumn in the Great Smoky Mo...

    The changing of season from summer to fall, with it’s brilliant display of foliage is a photographers dream,...

    11.30.2015
  • Great 8: Celebrated Sports Venues

    Great 8: Celebrated Sports V...

    An RV journey is a Bucket List Bonanza. Point yourself in the direction that is calling you most profoundly and jus...

    11.18.2015
  • Great 8: American Descriptions

    Great 8: American Descriptio...

    During each cross-country journey to research my trilogy of American travel memoirs, I have brought along a digital...

    11.08.2015
  • A Personal Favorite:  Jackson, Wyoming

    A Personal Favorite: Jackso...

    One of my favorite places in the world is Jackson, Wyoming. Well known as an outdoor lovers paradise, Jackson sits...

    11.02.2015
  • Paddling with Whales:  The Gulf of St. Lawrence

    Paddling with Whales: The G...

    (Above) Every year the McBeath family joins us for an incredible paddling adventure.  This year we had our sights...

    10.21.2015
  • Great 8: Colorful Places

    Great 8: Colorful Places

    We aren’t doing justice to the breadth of our country’s wonders when we sing only of “purple mountain majesti...

    10.18.2015
  • Bear Testing in Yellowstone

    Bear Testing in Yellowstone

    Our Yellowstone adventure began with us getting a random hello from a stranger while filling the Travato at a gas s...

    10.17.2015
  • Great 8: Charming Towns

    Great 8: Charming Towns

    Small towns are the pearls strung together by America’s highways. The best of them are gems, usually in friendly...

    10.08.2015
  • Balloon Fiesta!

    Balloon Fiesta!

    Starting the first weekend of October the skies above Albuquerque brighten every morning with an explosion of colo...

    10.06.2015
  • Tripper and the Travato Visit Montana

    Tripper and the Travato Visi...

    It was cool and cloudy morning in Big Timber, Montana, and after the long road trip, we were in no hurry to get out...

    10.05.2015
  • A Travato’s Heartland Loop

    A Travato’s Heartland...

    With all the lessons learned from our rookie trip under our belts, it was time to load the Travato for what would b...

    09.28.2015
  • Photo Finish

    Photo Finish

    As an author, I’m not always certain that a picture is worth a thousand words. But as a traveler, I understand. O...

    09.14.2015