RV Journeys

By J. Dawg | Follow the travels of fellow Rver's as they tell their stories about experiencing the great parts of this country

Museum of Western Film History–Hi-yo Silver away

March 22, 2017 While exploring the Alabama Hills I kept expecting to see the Lone Ranger and finally did at the Museum of Western Film History along …

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Navajo National Monument, AZ

Days fall into a routine along Camino Real road south of Cottonwood, AZ. Breakfast is usually had with hot air balloons for company.After breakfast, …

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The Adventure Of A Lifetime – Dry Tortugas, FL

I just couldn’t bring myself to spend the money. I mean we’re talking $325 and given that I’m a frugal gal in all things (well in all things non-food …

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Snowbird Wrap Up

This snow bird is headed north having just wrapped up a 15 week winter stay in Fort Myers Beach, FL. This was the longest time we’ve spent parked in …

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Wrapping up the Winter As Volunteers

April 1st had us saying goodbye to Topsail Hill Preserve State Park (Topsail) and the beautiful Gulf Coast of Florida. We have been here since the …

One Day in the Everglades

The last time we visited Florida we skipped over the Everglades and this time we were determined to remedy that situation. However, there was one …

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The Small Island With The Big Crowds – Key West, FL

I have to admit that Key West wasn’t exactly what I was expecting. I guess I had a rather nostalgic image in my mind, heavily influenced by old black …

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Arches National Park!

This was our 3rd trip to Moab. Our first trip was in 2014 where we camped for the weekend with our son Forrest and his family, our second trip was in …

Antelope Canyon,and Lake Powell a Top 10 Adventure!

Our main reason for coming to the Page area was to visit the infamous Antelope Canyon. After reviewing the reviews and information from both Upper …

Goosenecks State Park Moki Dugway and Muley Point in Utah

Five years ago during our first year as full-time RVers, we camped a few nights at Goosenecks State Park in late May. Unfortunately, the spring heat, …

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Visits to Winslow, Petrified Forest National Park and Walnut Canyon National Monument

No visit to the northeastern quadrant of Arizona is complete without a stop in Winslow. Perhaps best known for its mention in the 1972 Eagles song</i> …

Eight Things to Do in Fort Myers Beach

For the past five years, I’ve been spending most of the winter months in Fort Myers Beach, FL. During that time, I’ve explored the area and visited …

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Alabama to Kentucky

Last fall, after spending the majority of the summer at our house in Georgia, we headed out in the RV for a couple of months before the holidays …

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Boondocking and Sightseeing in Cottonwood Arizona

As the temperatures in southern Arizona start climbing into the upper 80’s and low 90’s snowbirders head north in droves. This week we joined the …

Living in the Moment

I was outside our rig reading a book. When I came to the end of a chapter I folded the page, set the book down, and closed my eyes……. And just sat …

A Lovely Day at Lovers Key State Park

I recently spent a lovely spring day down at Lovers Key State Park. This Florida state park is located about 7 miles south of Fort Myers Beach. It’s …

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Driving to Valley of Fire State Park

March 1, 2017 This, is why I wanted back to the desert so it was totally worth the five hour (long to me) drive to Valley of Fire State Park, Nevada. …

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A Guide to Vacationing in Florida's Sanibel Island

From dining to day trips, here's what to know about visiting Sanibel Island.<p>Located about 25 miles south of Fort Myers, Florida's family-friendly …

Cajun Prairie Revisited - Part 2

Our second day on the Cajun Prairie found us meandering north to the town of <b>Eunice</b>, going through the small towns of <b>Washington</b> and <b>Port Barre</b>. We …

A Trip to Dry Tortugas National Park

Clear turquoise waters? Check. Sandy beaches? Check. Coral Reefs teeming with colorful fish? Check. A massive stone fort and fascinating history? …

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Sonoran Desert Immersion Around Ajo, AZ

From El Centro we moved on to Yuma for a few nights where we took care of dental cleanings and I got an inexpensive yet excellent haircut in Los …

Puerto Peñasco, Mexico

<b>February 10, Friday</b><i>Let’s see. Clothes duffle, shower bag, three gallons of water, sleeping bag…</i>I’m up for sunrise this morning, and what a pretty one …

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Exploring the diversity of Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument - Geogypsy

<i>February 7-11, 2017</i><p>After camping off Darby Well Road for several days I went exploring Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument about 30 miles south. This …

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Tucson to Tucumcari

Well, I’ve been from Tucson to Tucumcari. Always wanted to use that line from Little Feat’s song Willin, and now its a true statement. Today was a …

Soaks, Snow, and a Sea of Sand

The US Dept of Interior recently posted on Facebook, “Moonlight brightens snowy dunes at Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve in Colorado. …

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Veggies and Birds Galore in El Centro, CA

We first heard about the University of California farm tours a couple of years ago from John and Pam, it immediately went on my list of must-do's …

St. Joseph Peninsula State Park

Its a very remote place – at the far western end of <b>Florida’s Forgotten Coast.</b> Its a narrow spit of land that sticks out into the Gulf like a skinny …

If A Tree Falls in the Forest…

<i>NOTE: Thanks for all your wonderful comments and support on my “Dear Mr. President” post. I’ll get back to life in Mexico soon, but first, I have a</i> …

Heading to the Quartzsite desert

One year ago in Quartzsite January is the time for me to head to the Quartzsite desert to meet up with friends and fellow bloggers. Of course there …

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