Category Archives: Travel

2019 Summary

Sunday 29th December, 2019 First of all Dean and I wish you a very Merry Holiday Season. May 2020 bring you happiness and the joy of good health. We travelled quite a few miles this year. We drove the Beast … Continue reading

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Mount Rainier and Goat Rocks

Wednesday 4th September 2019 We managed to get a bit of good hiking on the back side of Mount Rainier National Park and were happy it was not crowded. A prior day trip to the main flower area on the … Continue reading

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North Cascades National Park, Washington

Saturday 17th August 2019 We had a lovely week in North Cascades National Park. We had wanted to visit here last year but wildfires in the area put the kibosh on that idea. Thank goodness we have not been near … Continue reading

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Driving back to Lower 48.

Sunday 4th August 2019 We drove into Haines for a couple of days and had a pretty nice view of the bay from our front window. Cruise ships would pull in for a few hours. Tiny Haines would be swamped … Continue reading

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Homer and Portage Alaska

Friday 26th July 2019 We drove down to Homer hoping to escape the smoke from the wildfires attacking Alaska. The wind was kind to us for one day and kept the area clear. It sure was nice to see some … Continue reading

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Wrangell and Seward

Friday July 12th 2019 After being crammed in at our last campsite this campground was a nice relief. We were the only ones there for a couple of days. We took a long day trip into Wrangell-St. Elias National Park. … Continue reading

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Valdez

Thursday 27th June, 2019 Our first stop across the border and into Alaska was the Tetlin National Wildlife Refuge. I really like the grass roof on the visitor center. How do they mow that???? The Refuge had a very nice … Continue reading

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Heading to Alaska via Beautiful Canada

Friday 21st June 2019 The poor beast started making funny noises on the journey from southern Utah to Montana. We had to have a week layover in Butte Montana waiting for a new clutch fan to be shipped from Alabama. … Continue reading

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St. George and Zion National Park

Sunday May 19th, 2019 Crikey! It seems like an age since I last posted. We have had a fun time in southern Utah. We sure love those red rocks. There has been quite a bit of rain in the area … Continue reading

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Southern California and Nevada

Friday April 11th, 2019 It had rained quite a bit over the winter in Southern California so I was anxious to check out the wildflower blooms. Anza-Borrego State Park was our first stop. The flowers were nice but rather patchy. … Continue reading

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