We weren’t going to do it. We had a big year last year, were away for roughly six months total, and figured we had a lot to accomplish at home. But then the Great Deep Freeze happened over the holidays and that was that. Let’s go find someplace warm. Continue reading On The Road Again with Bambi
We arrived in LaConner, WA on March 13 to see our new boat for the first time. She is scheduled to be launched at the end of the month. This time frame gives us great opportunity to see the final build process on the boat, and also to explore the the Pacific Northwest, which we have never visited before. Continue reading The Waiting Game
After a really fun six-day stay in Napa, playing with friends, eating exceptionally well and–of course–drinking rather too much wine, it was time to hit the road again.
We left our pleasant little campground at Skyline Wilderness Park east of Napa and headed west through the rolling hills towards the coast on routes 12 and 116 until we ran into Route 1 and and the Pacific Ocean. Continue reading The PCH: Best of the Trip (So Far)
Whenever we asked people what we should see and do as we crossed Texas, the universal answer was “Big Bend!” They were right.
We drove west to Big Bend National Park from Seminole Canyon State Park. It was a fascinating trip, as we have never experienced the dessert and these roads took us through so many different iterations of desert features. It was a stunning drive. Continue reading Big Bend National Park
I think we are in the desert.
For a couple of gringos, today’s travel brought dramatic new scenery. We’ve never seen desert before, so every turn in the road was a fun surprise. On a whim, we decided to point the Ram towards Seminole Canyon State Park. Great choice! Continue reading Seminole Canyon