Category Archives: Attractions

Travelin’ Man and Woman

When temperatures in Southern California soared past 100 degrees, we figured it was time to venture northward. The day we passed through Baker, California, the huge thermometer showed 108 degrees — and this was the coolest day in a ten-day … Continue reading

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Big Guns

Every time we re-visit someplace, we try to see something different. This past January, while in Yuma, Arizona, we decided to take a day off from running the fitness trail and drive up to the Yuma Proving Grounds, which is … Continue reading

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Our Nook in Tillamook

After our disastrous though thankfully quick stay in Long Beach, Washington, last August, we found a spot down the road in Ilwaco. Our GPS showed it as a KOA, but KOA had apparently given up the place, and it was … Continue reading

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OBX in the Spring

Being on the ocean shore of North Carolina during early April meant birds were enjoying the warm weather on the beach as much as we were. This Whimbrel casually scoured the waves, looking for a tasty morsel… …while a male … Continue reading

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Las Cruces and West

[To recap… in early January of 2016 we left our RV and the warmth of southern California to drive our Jeep north to South Dakota to trade it for a newer one. For details of the trip up and most … Continue reading

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South Bend (No, Not Indiana…)

South Bend, Washington, doesn’t look like much on the map, and we might not have stopped here except we had some business to attend to there. Good thing, too, or we would have missed one of the most amazing experiences … Continue reading

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Unexpected Rodeo

We’ve been to rodeos before — most notably in Cody, Wyoming, more than fifteen years ago — but when we came upon this one, we had to go. This was a small-town affair, but no less important to those competing: … Continue reading

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