Camping in Vegas and Red Rock Canyon

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Glenn had never been to Las Vegas.  Since we have a friend that lives here, it was a great opportunity to connect again  and to have Glenn see the sights. Since our friend lives outside of the city and doing …

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Sombering Manzanar and Breathtaking Alabama Hills

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Sometimes it is good to be reminded just how ‘unhinged’ our society can get in times of great stress.  In 1942, the United States government ordered more than 110,000 Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens to leave their homes  …

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Bodie Ghost Town and BLM boondocking

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Travel planning while traveling full time is not easy.  You would think we have all the time in the world, but we keep getting pushed along by the #*%! cold weather.  (Remember we lived on the warm, southern coast for …

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Umpqua National Forest

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We have headed into Central Oregon as it makes a transition from coastal forests to the Cascades.  Spectacular mountains with trees 70 – 100 feet tall.  There isn’t the undergrowth like in the rain forest but still lots of small …

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Stunning Oregon Coast

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To avoid the fires in Eastern Oregon, we decided to hug the coastline with a couple of forays into the Salem area to see our grandson and some other friends.  The coast is really beautiful and the state has done …

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