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Sister Visit at the Sumpter Gold Dredge

This and That By March 13, 2022 Tags: , , , , , , 5 Comments

One of the most fun things about being a full-time RVer and having a sister who works as a flight attendant is the number of places she’s been able to visit me on the road. Let’s see, she has stayed with me in Fredericksburg, TX; Desert Hot Springs, CA; Long Beach, WA (the first time […]


List of Firsts: 2021 Edition

This and That By December 26, 2021 Tags: , , , , 2 Comments

The year 2021 marked my fourth calendar year as a full-time traveler. Wow, it’s gone fast. One of the best things about this life style is seeking opportunities for firsts. Firsts takes many forms from tasting something I’ve never tasted before to first experiences and adventures. Here is my list of firsts for 2021. Ready. […]


RV Memberships: State Park Passes

The Rig, the Road and the RV Life By June 20, 2021 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Last week we tackled the National Park Pass Series so this week let’s talk about state park passes. This topic is slightly more challenging simply for the fact that there are 50 different states and every state park system handles the passes differently. You will want to read all the details of the pass on […]


RV Memberships: National Park Pass

The Rig, the Road and the RV Life By June 13, 2021 Tags: , , , 2 Comments

Although I want to include the National Park Pass as well as individual state parks pass program in my RV membership series, a pass, strictly speaking is not a membership. Still, annual park passes, both national and state, can be a budget-conscious RVer’s dream which is one benefit to an RV membership in general. So, […]


5 Things I Love About State Parks

The Rig, the Road and the RV Life By November 30, 2020 Tags: , 4 Comments

When people talk about public lands for recreation, what you hear about is Yellowstone, Zion, Yosemite, Smokey Mountains and the like. In other words, National Parks. I have RVing friends who have challenged themselves to visit every single one. Everyone talks National Parks but you don’t hear nearly as much talk about State Parks. I […]


Things to Do in Southwest New Mexico

West By May 18, 2020 Tags: , , , , , , , , , 6 Comments

In my first post on Deming, not including the one on about Hatch Chile Peppers, I said that if you were willing to drive a bit, you open yourself up to all sorts of possible adventures in the area. One such adventure was my 6-hour round trip to the Gila Cliff Dwellings which was so […]