Dons Muffler Center | El Reno OK

Our scenic parking spot at Dons Muffler Center and Auto Repair in El Reno Oklahoma. Shredded serpentine belt.  Guess that was the sound we heard on our way down into Red Rock Canyon in Hinton OK. Lucky the RV made it as far as it did and did not leave us broke down, stranded on […]

Top 10 of 2012

Thank you for following along with us on our journeys and adventures. 2012 was a great year. We’ve traveled all over the US. Here are some of the highlights from 2012. New Years Eve x2 Winter in the Desert Driving the Back Roads The French Quarter Tropical Paradise at Fort Desoto Boondocking Ohio Last of […]

North Dakota Badlands – Theodore Roosevelt National Park

The North Dakota Badlands -Theodore Roosevelt National Park is one of the most beautiful places on earth. Although the first 10 miles of road leading to the 36 mile scenic loop in the South unit are some of the worst (from the entrance in Medora ND). We spent several hours driving through the North Dakota […]

Indian Meadows Service Plaza | I-90 West OH

On our route west to Las Vegas, our first stop was at Indian Meadows Service Plaza on I-90 West for the night (almost out of Ohio at Mile Marker 20). The Ohio Turnpike has a nice setup for RVers, a small RV Park with an electric hookup ($20 for 24 hrs), showers, gas… some fast […]

Road Trip – Route West to Las Vegas 2012

Our next road trip will be from Ohio west to Las Vegas . Our route covers 3,000 miles and will take us approximately 2 weeks. We will be traveling on the northern most east-west interstate in the US. We chose this route in order to visit North Dakota, our 48th state (our final state in […]

RV Fire in Conway Arkansas

We had a RV fire Sunday nite on the road in Conway AR – (everyone is OK). Firemen said it was caused by short in battery cable. 12V systems fried… Will update later… After we pulled off Interstate 40 to find some fast food, the lights went out so I quickly pulled into a strip […]

Liberty Harbor Marina and RV Park

We reserved a whole week, including the July 4th holiday, at Liberty Harbor Marina and RV Park in Jersey City NJ. Liberty Harbor Marina and RV Park is the closest RV Park to New York City (only 15 minute walk/subway ride to the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan or a 12 minute ferry ride to Wall Street, […]

Road Trip Stats | Aug 31 – Oct 22 2010

Miles: 5110 Gas: 666 Gallons Fuel Cost: $1754.37 Avg $ per Gal: $2.63 MPG: 7.67 Avg Cost per mile : $0.34 Weeks: 8 Total Days: 53 @ Campground: 25 Campground Fees: $425 Avg campground: $17 Avg $ per night: $8 States visited: Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, […]

On the Road Again!

August 2010 – We are leaving Madison Ohio headed west on the maiden voyage in our new (to us) motor home / mobile office tomorrow morning. A few of our planned stops include Auburn Nebraska, Salt Lake City Utah, and Las Vegas Nevada. Some may think we are crazy for making a 5000+ mile journey […]

Road trip Ohio to Vegas 2008

Once again we had the webcam attached to the rear view mirror and aimed out the front windshield. Thanks to everyone who rode along with us from up to 80+ mph on the Highways to about 1 MPH on the dirt roads back in the Rocky Mountains to the red roads of Zion. All total it was just over 6500 miles through 16 states in about 3 weeks. Highest altitude (noticed on the GPS) was around 10,000 ft.