Snow in Sky City

On the way back to California after a holiday visit, we made an impromptu stop at the Sky City Casino RV Park in New Mexico. The day had been exhausting, so Dawn and I decided we needed a little rest before continuing to our next stop in Arizona. The RV park there was very easy…

Beach Fail?

We were all SO excited for our first So-Cal beach experience! There were so many beaches within driving distance of our base in Soledad Canyon that we weren’t really sure where to go. After some research, we settled on San Buenaventura State Beach due to how close it was and due to the weather forecast…

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…

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,…