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Wintering in Quartzsite 2017

As this is posted, Spring is upon us. Our most recent post entitled “Williams, Arizona and the Grand Canyon” is reflective of springtime, which in southern Arizona means temperatures have begun to climb. Time to move northward, but not too … Continue reading

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Williams, Arizona and the Grand Canyon

We left our BLM camp just outside of Lake Havasu City and headed north to Interstate 40, then east to Williams. When we left Havasu, the high temperature was going to be 87 degrees. We were headed for cooler temperatures … Continue reading

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2016 Financial Recap

Before we get too far into 2017, we thought we would share what our first year major categories of expense were while on the road in 2016. Granted, that we have only been on the road since July 1st, but … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas

We’re having a white Christmas here in St. George, Utah…sort of. Not much on the ground where we are, but the hills and red rocks in the area are ¬†covered. We’re planning to visit Zion before leaving this area and … Continue reading

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$7.10

Unbelievably, that is our average cost PER DAY for “lodging” for the month of November 2016. Since starting on the road as “full-timers” on July 1st of this year, as each month passes, we have done a bit of fine … Continue reading

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Travel Days-Flaming Gorge to Moab

Sunday was moving day. For several reasons, we were actually surprised at how reluctant we were to leave. If it hadn’t been for the altitude and the fact that winter really is setting in at Flaming Gorge, we probably would … Continue reading

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Gambling on the Weather in Northern Utah

We’re nearing the end of our two weeks at Flaming Gorge, and we decided to stay put to let a storm pass through the area. At 6500 feet elevation, we knew it might snow but we’re gambling that whatever we … Continue reading

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Flaming Gorge, Utah

One of the great things about being on the road full-time is that you have no agenda. You can go where you want, when you want. With this in mind, we set our sights on somewhere we had never been. … Continue reading

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Moab or Bust

Another late post due to not being in an area with Internet access. We’ve been boondocking lately and loving it, even though our postings have been delayed. After six weeks, we finally gave up on the rain in¬† the Pacific … Continue reading

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Newport Oregon and Wall Art

We had three primary reasons for stopping for awhile in Newport, Oregon after leaving Winchester Bay. First, our fairly new friends Mike and Denise were camp hosting at South Beach State Park there. Second, Newport has been featured on a … Continue reading

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