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December 18-20, 2021

    Davis Mountains State Park, Fort Davis, Texas: For our final park visit of 2021, we met up with Nathan and Kelly at Davis Mountains State Park in Fort Davis, Texas. We hiked up the hill overlooking Indian Lodge and caught… Read More »December 18-20, 2021

    December 16-18, 2021

      Big Bend National Park, Texas: There is a place in Far West Texas where night skies are dark as coal and rivers carve temple-like canyons in ancient limestone. Here, at the end of the road, hundreds of bird species take… Read More »December 16-18, 2021

      December 14-16, 2021

        El Cosmico, Marfa, Texas: Spent two nights in the Far West Texas home to wanderers, artists, ranchers, and mysterious lights: Marfa. We first experienced the town nearly a decade ago staying with friends at El Cosmico, an eclectic campground featuring… Read More »December 14-16, 2021

        December 11-14, 2021

          Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico | Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas Spent three nights dispersed camping on BLM land just outside of Parks Ranch Campground near Whites City, NM. This put us about a half hour drive either way… Read More »December 11-14, 2021

          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 5-7, 2021

              Saguaro National Park, Arizona | Gilbert Ray Campground, Tucson Mountain Park, Tucson, Arizona: Spent two nights at Gilbert Ray Campground in Tucson Mountain County Park, which is adjacent to Saguaro National Park. We took the 5.2 mile off-road Bajada Loop… Read More »December 5-7, 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 23-29, 2021

                  Roadrunner BLM Campground, Quartzsite, Arizona: Warm days, cool nights, and seemingly endless Bureau of Land Management (BLM) land lures thousands of RVers to the southwest corner of Arizona in the fall and winter months. The busiest time is during the… Read More »November 23-29, 2021

                  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 16-19, 2021

                      Grand Canyon National Park, Colorado: We left behind the neon lights of Las Vegas for the colorful palette of Grand Canyon National Park. Just the day prior, we were able to reserve a three night stay at Trailer Village RV… Read More »November 16-19, 2021

                      November 10-13, 2021

                        Death Valley National Park, Furnace Creek, California: Since we couldn’t get reservations on the surface of the sun, we spent three nights in Death Valley National Park instead. On the way into the park, we passed the permanently closed Peter… Read More »November 10-13, 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 17-22, 2021

                                Yosemite National Park, California: Spent a beautiful fall week in Yosemite National Park. We picked up our friend Katherine from Fresno Airport on the way. I captured the sunset on Half Dome right from our site. Thanks to Campnab, we… Read More »October 17-22, 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 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

                                    September 7-10, 2021

                                      Hudson Point Marina & RV Park, Port Townsend, Washington: We left the Pacific Ocean side of the Olympic Peninsula in search of a little more civilization and found it in Port Townsend, WA. Located on the northeastern side of Olympic… Read More »September 7-10, 2021

                                      September 3-7, 2021

                                        Olympic National Park, Washington: Rolled up at 3:00 p.m. to South Beach Campground, a 55 site first-come first-served bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, on the Friday before Labor Day weekend. With three spots remaining and only one that would accommodate… Read More »September 3-7, 2021

                                        August 17-25, 2021

                                          Glacier National Park, West Glacier, Montana Glacier National Park was one of the few stops we planned far in advance and was to be a highlight of our trip. Unfortunately, we spent most of our time in our trailer at… Read More »August 17-25, 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 22-28, 2021

                                              Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Wyoming: Spent six days in Grand Teton National Park near Jackson, WY split between Gros Ventre and Colter Bay campgrounds. While smoke from a large wildfire in Oregon clouded the mountain views on most days,… Read More »July 22-28, 2021

                                              July 19-22, 2021

                                                Bridger-Teton National Forest, Moran, Wyoming: Found a beautiful boondocking site with views of the Teton mountains. This site is about three miles up Flagstaff Road, a gravel mountain road, behind Hatchet Campground in the Bridger-Teton National Forest. We had just… Read More »July 19-22, 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 24-27, 2021

                                                          Voyageurs National Park, Kabetogama, Minnesota: After spending one night at Woodenfrog Campground in Minnesota’s Kabetogama State Forest, we left our trailer behind to tent camp on our own private island at Voyageurs National Park just south of the US-Canada international… Read More »June 24-27, 2021