Category Archives: Insects

Veins of Coal

Back in September of 2017, we made our second visit to Theodore Roosevelt National Park in South Dakota — this time to hike (since I couldn’t manage that in 2016). And what a great place to hike! After the three-mile … Continue reading

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Petrified!

Back in 2016 we visited the Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota for the first time. We wanted to hike a few of the many trails, but I’d fallen coming out of the RV and twisted my ankle pretty … Continue reading

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Allowing for Wallowa

This past August we spent a few weeks just outside Joseph, Oregon, at Wallowa Lake, our second visit to this spot. It would have been our third except we cancelled reservations one year when wildfires kept air quality at lousy … Continue reading

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Where Oh Where…

…have Bob and Ellen gone? The blog has been quiet, but we’ve been busy. Over the winter we left Yuma for southern California and were mesmerized by how green the desert and hills looked after all the rain that had … Continue reading

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Bloomin Early

The last several posts have described our unexpected adventure into the sub-freezing winter whiteness during a January visit to South Dakota to trade in our Jeep for one we’d ordered (which we’d been assured would be delivered in the spring… … Continue reading

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Surrounded!

Back in August, we debated about whether to stay in Trout Creek, Montana, the full three weeks we’d reserved or cut out early. Why? Wildfires. Not just one. Many. Surrounding us on all sides. Everybody in the northwest was near … Continue reading

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Rampin’ It Up in Nampa

This past June we had some business to take care of in Nampa, Idaho, so we sauntered up that way from Great Basin National Park. A lot of people think full-time RVing is one long vacation. We can give you … Continue reading

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