Monthly Archives: October 2012

Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument

After some lousy viewing of Mt. Rainier, things didn’t improve in the next couple days when we headed to Mount St. Helens. Unfortunately, the rainy weather and heavy fog didn’t allow us to see much of the mountain or National … Continue reading

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Mt. Rainier National Park

Mt. Rainier National Park, established in 1899 as America’s fifth National Park, is in Washington state. We drove into the park two days in a row hoping to get a view of Mt. Rainier but we never managed to actually … Continue reading

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Talking with Other Travelers About Traveling

Our first expedition into Washington was a beeline straight up to Seattle from Portland. We went there to meet a couple, know online as “Married with Luggage“, who have been traveling the world for the past two years. We’d never … Continue reading

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Not your typical travel trailer …

This little home just pulled in next to us at the RV campground. The couple staying in it have a pick-up truck to tow it and drop it into place. I’ve seen countless travel trailers, but this one is the … Continue reading

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Oh, Oregon!

We spent five nights in the state of Oregon before continuing north into Washington. I’ve got lots to share about Washington but want to report what we did in Oregon before getting too far ahead of myself. We came in … Continue reading

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Idaho Travels & Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument

We’ve wandered into Idaho as we make our way west. We did visit this state last year, but in a different part. This time around we have a lot more viewing opportunities of the Snake River. If I was going … Continue reading

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Crazy Weather in Moab

The weather has been nuts in Moab. We’ve had pouring rain and then a freak hail storm that was a sheet of ice coming down on us. We’ve extended our stay in Moab in hopes that the red rock will … Continue reading

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Canyonlands National Park

I’m just about to call uncle on all these beautiful landscapes we’ve seen in Colorado and Utah. I can’t take it in fast enough, there’s so much to see and it’s all so amazing. We’ve already extended our stay in … Continue reading

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