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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 […]


Long Beach, Washington on the Long Beach Peninsula

West By March 18, 2019 Tags: , , , 3 Comments

The Long Beach Peninsula is in the very southwest corner of Washington State. If you drive the length of the peninsula, you’ll hit a handful of towns. One is called Long Beach which can make things a bit confusing since it’s on the Long Beach Peninsula. Plus, when people think Long Beach, they think California. […]


Things Learned Driving My First 11,000 Miles

The Rig, the Road and the RV Life By March 5, 2018 Tags: , , , , 14 Comments

Recently, I spent time driving 2,500 miles from Washington to Texas. That’s a lot of miles.  In fact, in the five months since I left Alaska, I have logged 11,000 miles. That may seem fairly average. But consider this: When I arrived in Washington, I filled up my gas tank and didn’t fill it up […]


Two Months in Walla Walla, Part II

West By February 26, 2018 Tags: , , , , , , 1 Comment

Last week, in Part I of my two months in Walla Walla, I shared the history of the area as well as some of my impression. Now on to the fun stuff. My Adventures Whitman Mission Although the Whitmans called their mission the Mission at Waiilatpu, the National Park Service calls the National Historic Site […]