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North to Alaska: The Road Trip of a Lifetime

July 7, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Mountains, bears, rivers, art, midnight sunsets, ravens and ice fields -- the drive from Washington to Alaska has it all. Experience our 2,000-mile trek in photos. Read More →

Mad Dash from Utah to Washington

July 6, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

On a mission to make it to Alaska for the summer solstice, we took off from Utah towards Washington, glimpsing some beautiful sights along the way. Read More →

Journeying from Sedona, Arizona to Salt Lake City, Utah

July 3, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

From tourable ghost towns and scenic boondocking sites to beautiful temples and awesome eateries, Utah has plenty to offer visitors. Read More →

Petrified Sand Dunes and Lava Tubes at Snow Canyon State Park, Utah

July 2, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Ascend to majestic viewpoints or tunnel beneath the earth at this hidden gem of a state park in Utah. Read More →

Basking in the Beauty of Sedona, Arizona

June 24, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Known as a mecca for New Agers, Sedona is one of the most beautiful places we've ever hiked. It also has a special place in our hearts as our first boondocking location. Read More →

Zion National Park: A Lush Oasis in Utah

June 23, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Zion National Park is so much more than Angel's Landing, The Narrows and The Subway: it's lush pools, peaceful wildlife, and something for everyone. Read More →

Hot Springs Relaxation in the Arizona Desert

June 22, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

The Arizona Sonoran Desert is a perfect place to kick up your heels in a hot springs and soak your worries away. Read More →

Grand Canyon National Park: A Spectacular Lesson in Geology

June 13, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Just as impressive as the Grand Canyon is the story of its creation, that begins long before we can even comprehend. Complement your visit to this national park with a trip to its geology museum. Read More →

A Great Home Base: Flagstaff, Arizona

June 11, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Surrounded by Arizona's finest attractions and totally awesome in its own right, Flagstaff is a perfect home base for visitors to the state. Read More →

Prehistoric Highrise Apartments: Montezuma Castle and Montezuma Well, Arizona

May 15, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Multi-story cliff dwellings built hundreds of years ago overlook fertile lands and unending water sources. These magical places still entrance visitors today. Read More →

Trees Turned to Stone: Petrified Forest National Park

May 10, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

How does wood petrify? What does it look like, and is it really as beautiful as they say? During our time in Arizona, we unraveled these mysteries. Read More →

Exploring Hopi Heritage at Homolovi State Park, Arizona

April 30, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

At Homolovi State Park, a sacred site of the Hopi people, the ability to touch ancient pottery shards on the ground creates a tangible connection with history. Read More →

Our Visit to Meteor Crater, Arizona Has Been Featured

April 21, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

The massive meteor crater outside of Winslow, Arizona is a sight to behold, plus a great teaching tool for kids and adults about how Earth and space interact. Read More →

Two Guns, Arizona: A Route 66 Ghost Town

April 15, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Two Guns is a ghost town with a grisly past, and it's ripe for not-so-urban exploration. We spent two days prowling around the abandoned Route 66 tourist trap. Read More →

Week 2 in Albuquerque: Southwestern Art, Tent Rocks and Vintage Style

April 4, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

From Santa Fe's impressive art scene to the magnificent Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, we enjoyed Albuquerque from our RV park full of vintage RVs. Read More →

Week 1 in Albuquerque: History and Friends

March 30, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Our first week in Albuquerque was spent with friends and family, exploring the city's history, from its cultural center to ancient petroglyphs. Read More →

Going Underground in Carlsbad, New Mexico

March 27, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Our first stop out of Texas was Carlsbad, New Mexico, where we took a spectacular tour of Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Read More →

Scenic Drive through Big Bend National Park

March 7, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

We took a weekend while in Marfa to tent camp in Big Bend National Park, exploring miles and miles of this massive park by truck. Read More →

Miles of Mountains at Marfa

March 5, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Our time in the artsy West Texas town of Marfa was spent marveling at the beauty of nature. Read on to learn more about high desert culture and scenery. Read More →

Adventures on the Border: Del Rio, Texas

February 16, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

The historic town of Del Rio is a great launchpad for outdoor recreation at Amistad Reservoir and seeing archaeological marvels at Seminole Canyon State Park Read More →

RV Plumbing Repairs and an Unfortunate Surprise

February 10, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

From an RV valve repair to a truck that wouldn't start, we spent a frustrating week in San Antonio. But this story has a happy ending and plenty of bright spots. Read More →

January in the Texas Hill Country

January 31, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

With mostly cooperative weather and lots of nice folks nearby, it was a pretty idyllic couple of weeks spent playing, working and eating in San Marcos, Texas Read More →

Goodbye, Houston!

January 19, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

Delayed in Amarillo due to the weather, we arrived in Houston with a whirlwind 10 days to see our friends and repair our RV before the adventure officially began Read More →

Happy Holidays in the Texas Panhandle

January 1, 2015 by Marie filed under Journey

From Amarillo to Vegas, and from freezing temperatures to busted heaters, it has been an eventful first holiday season in our RV Read More →

Our First Journey: Livingston, Texas

December 25, 2014 by Marie filed under Journey

We got our 5th wheel hitched and successfully made it to our first stop: Livingston, Texas! Read More →