Destination: Bisbee and Tombstone, Arizona, November 2017

  We were just a few days away from knee replacement surgery for Sam, with the second knee being replaced in the coming month.  We felt the call of the road knowing it will be several months before we can take our truck camper or jeep out again.  Neither of us had ever been to Bisbee or Tombstone, Arizona.  Sam had a good excuse, only … Continue reading Destination: Bisbee and Tombstone, Arizona, November 2017

On the Trail: Backway to Crown King, AZ May 2017

If you live in Arizona you have heard about the backway to Crown King.  Crown King is a small town with a big personality at the top of the Bradshaw Mountains at an elevation of 5,700 feet in Central Arizona.  The Bradshaw Mountains are known for gold and this is the reason the town has existed since the late 1800’s.  The mine has since closed, … Continue reading On the Trail: Backway to Crown King, AZ May 2017

Destination: Burr Trail Road, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

Labor Day weekend was fast approaching and we were unable to find an available campground in Northern Arizona.  We tossed around ideas for about a week and then Sam saw an article about the Burr Trail Road.   The Burr Trail starts off in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and then crosses in Capitol Reef National Park and finally ends at Glen Canyon Recreation Area.  One … Continue reading Destination: Burr Trail Road, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

Destination: Victor, Idaho

  Destination:  Victor, Idaho  August 2017 We have wonderful  friends, Laurie and Allan that live part-time in the Teton Valley in Victor, Idaho.   They have a beautiful home and property that has an incredible views of the Grand Tetons.  This year what started out as an idea to rent a RV and drive up to visit them morphed into purchasing a truck camper. We … Continue reading Destination: Victor, Idaho

Destination: Kehl’s Campground on the Mogollon Rim, Northern Arizona.

This was to be our maiden voyage with our Arctic Fox 990 Truck Camper.  We loaded our two dogs into the back seat of our Ford one ton truck and headed out.  Stocking a truck camper for the first time is like filling a studio apartment.  We had talked about it for weeks, talked about what we would need, strategized and generally exhausted the topic. … Continue reading Destination: Kehl’s Campground on the Mogollon Rim, Northern Arizona.