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December 7-9, 2021

    Juniper Flats Road, Bisbee, Arizona: Deep in the Mule Mountains of southeast Arizona lies the old mining town of Bisbee. Once producing nearly 25% of the world’s supply of copper, Bisbee now sells art, beer, history, and charm. Researching paid… Read More »December 7-9, 2021

    December 1-5, 2021

      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Ajo, Arizona: Spent four nights at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in Twin Peaks Campground. Located on the Arizona-Mexico international border, the park is the only natural habitat of the Organ Pipe Cactus in the… Read More »December 1-5, 2021

      November 25, 2021

        Roadrunner BLM Campground, Quartzsite, Arizona: Happy Thanksgiving from Quartzsite, Arizona! Smoked a turkey using 12-volt solar power on our GMG Davy Crockett. (dispersed camping at Roadrunner Campground, a Bureau of Land Management 14-day free stay area)

        November 19-21, 2021

          Sedona, Arizona: Boondocked in the Coconino National Forest, just outside of Sedona, Arizona. Forest Road 525, known as “The Main Drag” by RVers in the area, offers free dispersed camping with multiple spurs along a nearly 10 mile stretch of… Read More »November 19-21, 2021

          November 8-10, 2021

            Tecopa, California: After leaving Joshua Tree National Park we decided to boondock for a couple nights near Tecopa Hot Springs. We filled up our water tank, let the sun juice up our batteries, and headed out to the Mojave desert.… Read More »November 8-10, 2021

            November 4-8, 2021

              Joshua Tree National Park, Twentynine Palms, California: Bid farewell to the West Coast and headed to the desert. First stop: Joshua Tree National Park. We were only able to reserve our first night in Black Rock Canyon Campground. The next… Read More »November 4-8, 2021

              October 24-30, 2021

                Los Angeles, California | Hollywood, California: Dropped off our trailer for some warranty repairs at the Lance factory in Lancaster, about an hour outside of Los Angeles. Back in January, we received a surprise going-away gift on our way out… Read More »October 24-30, 2021

                October 5-10, 2021

                  California State Route 1, Shoreline Highway, U.S. Route 101, Redwood Highway, California: After leaving the foggy coastal redwoods behind, we drove down U.S. Route 101 (Redwood Highway) to where California State Route 1 (Shoreline Highway) begins near Leggett in Mendocino… Read More »October 5-10, 2021

                  September 27-30, 2021

                    McCloud, California | Shasta-Trinity National Forest, California: To flee the coming Oregon mountain snow, we headed due south and ended up in the small northern California town of McCloud at the base of Mount Shasta. After a couple nights at… Read More »September 27-30, 2021

                    September 20-25, 2021

                      Bend, Oregon: Headed east through the Cascades, passing between Black Butte and The Three Sisters mountains, on our way to Bend, Oregon. Our friends Diana and Jason graciously hosted us just outside of town. They recently turned their farm into… Read More »September 20-25, 2021

                      August 28-30, 2021

                        Jackson Creek Fish Camp, Mattawa, Washington: Crossed into Washington state and camped for two nights on the Columbia River at Jackson Creek Fish Camp, a small public utility district campground. Eastern Washington was surprising with its desert environment, definitely not… Read More »August 28-30, 2021

                        July 28-August 4, 2021

                          Mammoth Campground, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming: Spent seven nights in Yellowstone National Park at Mammoth Campground, near the park’s north entrance. Another Campnab reservation score. Our highlights included Grand Prismatic Spring, Upper and Lower Falls hike to Artist Point, hike… Read More »July 28-August 4, 2021

                          July 15-18, 2021

                            Big Horn National Forest, Buffalo, Wyoming: Drove up from Buffalo, Wyoming to a dispersed camp near Circle Park Campground in the Big Horn National Forest. Thought about staying in the actual campground but the free sites just outside had views… Read More »July 15-18, 2021

                            July 10-15, 2021

                              Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area, Lake DeSmet, Buffalo, Wyoming: When it gets, why not hit the lake?! We posted up at Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area, a first-come first-served campground on Lake DeSmet Reservoir just north of Buffalo, WY. The Longmire show/book series is… Read More »July 10-15, 2021

                              July 8-10, 2021

                                Devils Tower National Monument, Wyoming: Had a “close encounter” with Devils Tower National Monument, our first stop in Wyoming. Although hiking is limited at the park, we enjoyed watching climbers scale the tower on the Tower Trail and viewing the… Read More »July 8-10, 2021

                                June 27-July 1, 2021

                                  Badlands National Park, South Dakota | Buffalo Gap National Grassland, South Dakota | Wall, South Dakota: Boondocking in Buffalo Gap National Grassland just outside of Badlands National Park near Wall, South Dakota. Visited the famous Wall Drug, put our solar/lithium… Read More »June 27-July 1, 2021

                                  June 3-5, 2021

                                    Burlington, Vermont: Heard great things from fellow travelers about Burlington, Vermont so we decided to see for ourselves. We had not stayed with a Boondockers Welcome host for some time so I searched and found one just outside the city.… Read More »June 3-5, 2021

                                    April 2, 2021

                                      Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill, Georgia: 10 weeks into our one year trip, I finally took the time to take pictures of the inside of our Lance 2285 and F-250. This is how we actually live on the road…