Author Archives: Finn

Goodbye Molly

Two and a half years ago Kate and I sat in the cockpit chairs of Molly, our then brand new Itasca Reyo, and hit the road starting the greatest adventure we’d undertaken. Molly took us twenty three thousand miles along … Continue reading

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake has been on our list of must-sees for a long time but it has eluded us until now. We got the RV out of storage, packed up some clothes and the kittens then headed south for a long … Continue reading

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A weekend in the Columbia River Gorge

This past Memorial Day weekend we decided to get the RV out of storage and head to Ainsworth State Park in the Columbia River Gorge. They have a really nice RV park with full hookup sites spaced far apart but … Continue reading

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Lambeau Field and the Packers Hall of Fame

On our way to Door County we stopped at legendary Lambeau Field to see the Packers Hall of Fame and have some lunch at Curly’s Pub. The atrium was added in 2001 and includes the Packer Pro Shop, bars and restaurants. … Continue reading

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Death’s Door Distillery Tour

A few years ago I encountered an unfamiliar bottle of gin at my local NYC liquor store. It was called Death’s Door and upon closer inspection I saw that it was produced in my family’s home state of Wisconsin. It gets … Continue reading

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Bryce Canyon National Park

After seeing Arches NP we turned the RV south to Bryce Canyon National Park. We found a nice campground close to the canyon and got ready for hiking the following day. We got up early to see the amphitheater in … Continue reading

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At the Very Large Array

On our way to Albuquerque Kate noticed that our route would take us an hour away from the NRAO VLA. This is the radio telescope made famous in the movie Contact. It was early in the day so we decided to make … Continue reading

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We spent Thursday night at a very nice RV park in Fredericksburg, TX and woke up today refreshed and ready to be dudes at a ranch about a half hour away. The day started out overcast with some light rain … Continue reading

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