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Sumpter Oregon and Sumpter Valley Gold Dredge: Photo Essay

West By March 6, 2022 Tags: , , , , , , 3 Comments

Workamping in Sumpter Oregon at the Sumpter Valley Gold Dredge was my favorite workamping experience to date. I enjoyed the work, the people, where I parked, the weather and the entire area. The picture highlights from the two months I spent there follow. Outside the Dredge It’s funny. Have you ever done this? I would […]


Events at the Sumpter Valley Gold Dredge and the Town of Sumpter

West By February 28, 2022 Tags: , , , , , 4 Comments

Last week, I introduced my two month workamping experience at the Sumpter Valley Gold Dredge in Sumpter, Oregon. Today, I want to share some of the special events that took place while I was there. For such a small town, half way up a mountain, your first thought was probably the same as mine. How […]


A Week in Pocatello, Idaho

West By September 19, 2021 Tags: , , , , , 14 Comments

The week I scheduled in the Pocatello, Idaho, area was the bridge between leaving Southern Wyoming and beginning my workamping job in Oregon. Things started off beautifully and went from bad to worse. The scheduled week turned into almost two. That second week turned out to the be single worse week in my RV life, […]