Category Archive: California

Good times at Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

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Anza-Borrego Desert State Park has a special place in Steve’s heart.  This is where his parents used to boondock in their RV every winter for years, and he visited them several times during their… Continue reading

California’s remarkable rocks part 3 – Joshua Tree National Park

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This is our final segment about California’s remarkable rocks, as we continued through the southern part of the state. After climbing around the pinnacles and craggy spires at Pinnacles National Park and gaping at the dramatic… Continue reading

California’s remarkable rocks part 2 – Red Canyon State Park

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This is the second in our 3-part series about California’s rocks that we explored last January.  The first one is here.   Usually when we visit a state park our expectations are a bit lower than when visiting… Continue reading

California’s remarkable rocks, part 1 – Pinnacles National Park

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This is the first in a series of three posts about California’s remarkable rocks that we explored in January as we headed south to Arizona.  After checking out this amazing parks we realized these rocks are as spectacular in… Continue reading

After a long break, a reveal of our 2017 travel plans

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Well, it’s about time I wake up from my blog slumber.  Several people have asked why it’s been so long since I last posted.  I just felt like I needed a break after posting summaries… Continue reading

Travel trials, tribulations and tidbits

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This is the final segment to wrap up the first chapter of our RV travels.  The previous segment with our statistics is here. As we reviewed the 422 posts that we published along the way, we… Continue reading

Coming full circle – Pleasanton, CA

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Although I’ve been quiet in the blogosphere lately, we’ve been very busy since arriving here in November.  As you may recall, we cut short our stay in Ashland, Oregon and hightailed it to California due… Continue reading

Our Top 7 Favorite Biking Trails-1st Anniversary Post Part 2

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Why 7?  Because we just couldn’t fit all of our favorites in a Top 5! When we’re at an RV park or near a place with good biking trails, we try to take… Continue reading

Our Top 10 Favorite Hikes – 1st Anniversary Post

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A year ago today (March 1st, 2012), Steve and I made the final move into our RV and began our adventures on the road.  Wow, how time flies!  One of our goals is… Continue reading

A place NOT on everybody’s “Must See” list – Tecopa, CA

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After days of exploration and fascination at Death Valley National Park its time to say goodbye to one of our favorite places and move along.  We didn’t have a firm destination, but rather… Continue reading