Category Archives: Road Trips

Winter Roadtrip 2016-3: Mohave National Preserve

After Joshua Tree, we headed northeast to the area bordering Arizona, Nevada, and California to avoid driving through LA traffic and its smog, and camped at Mohave National Preserve before making our way home to Washington. We first went to … Continue reading

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Winter Roadtrip 2016-2: Joshua Tree National Park-Cottonwood Area

I loved the Cottonwood campground.  There was hardly anyone there, and we were able to find a campsite where you can see the Sunset, and stars from our windows at night.  It was sunny and warmer, and there were quite … Continue reading

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Winter Roadtrip 2016-2: Joshua Tree National Park

1. Black Rock Canyon Area After driving through California for two days, we arrived at the Black Rock Canyon campground around 4:00 P.M on day four of our trip.  Finally, it was sunny, warm, and DRY!  Black Rock Canyon campground … Continue reading

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Winter 2016 Road trip-1: Harris Beach State Park, Oregon

I love rain, but it rained way too much in October and November in Bainbridge Island.   Moss started to grow on our RV, and it was time for us to dry out.   We headed south to the coast.   … Continue reading

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Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park –End of the Summer Road Trip 2016-3

After the festival in Pagosa Springs, we drove to Durango Co. and then headed north on HWY 505.  Beautiful Road!  We saw Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park on the map, and decided to spend the afternoon and camp there … Continue reading

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Mesa Verde National Park–End of the Summer Road Trip 2016-2

I love living in the Northwest surrounded by tall trees.  I now live more in  nature, and I sometimes wonder why I need to travel to far away places.  Everything I love is right here at home.  However, once I’m … Continue reading

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Grand Teton National Park–End of the Summer Road Trip 2016-4

After Black Canyon NP, we drove to Grand Junction, CO, and headed north on Hwy 139 and Hwy 191 to Grand Teton National Park.  We drove through mountain passes and pastures.  It was a beautiful drive, but very very long. … Continue reading

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