Hiking to Devil’s Kitchen

We’re staying in the mountains in Northern California, and when we checked out the fun things to do nearby, we realized we’re near a place called Lassen Volcanic National Park. The name alone was very intriguing to us – I mean, anything with volcanoes sounds interesting! – so we decided to go see what there…

Hiking the Chief

After our trip to see Brandywine Falls, we stopped back at our Air BnB to eat dinner and to drop off the girls. Then, Connor and I decided to go see Shannon Falls and to hike prominent mountain in Squamish – the Stawamus Chief. It was a 15-minute drive to the parking lot near the…

The Hubbard Glacier

The next highlight of our cruise was the Hubbard Glacier. Dawn and I had been on a similar cruise where we saw it years ago. We recalled icy wind, bitter-cold temperatures, and not getting very close to the glacier. It was SO funny because we got everyone bundled up only to go outside and feel…

Texas to Canada in 13 days!

They say everything’s bigger in Texas, so it should come as no surprise that for our first time ever pulling our fifth-wheel, we took off on an epic road trip from Arlington, Texas to Vancouver, Canada. We had thirteen days to get to Vancouver so we could pick up Dawn’s mom and embark on an…

A site to see…finally!

After our brief stay in Colorado, we headed for our next destination, Utah Lake State Park. Along the way, we made a stop in Moab in super-hot weather for diesel and for me to check the torque on the lug nuts on our trailer wheels. In the process, I cracked one of my Craftsman sockets,…