Author Archives: Finn

One week in Yellowstone

The day before our Yellowstone reservation was to begin we took one more day in the Tetons enjoying the area. We took a walk along a lake that turned into a four mile hike right up against the beautiful mountains. … Continue reading

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Self-Registration Camping

We have stayed at a wide range of campsites in our first month on the road ranging from very well appointed family style campground complexes to boondocking (also called dry-camping) in a Walmart parking lot. The price per night has … Continue reading

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We woke up Sunday morning in Utah with very little to do except head north to Idaho so we got out the atlas and checked what was up there. The closest thing we were interested in was Craters of the … Continue reading

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This morning I unfolded my bike and headed into the backcountry to explore a trailhead nearby. I rode about two miles out a dirt road to the trail and was impressed how well the bike handled it. When I got … Continue reading

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Having spent my last twenty years in NYC I’ve had very little experience using automobiles. Consequently, I have no real idea what is or is not needed to effectively use and maintain a car. So, in preparation for having this … Continue reading

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This past week we had a really great stay in Wisconsin while we enjoyed a family reunion. We got to see Kate’s family who came in from New York, Illinois, Missouri, Ohio, Minnesota and, of course, Wisconsin. We showed them … Continue reading

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We have lift off!

This morning we got up very early to make a 6:15am flight to Dayton, OH. After we arrived, we took a cab ride in from the airport and finally met our new motorhome. We immediately got to work with Doug, … Continue reading

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The waiting game

We landed in WI three days ago and spent those days sorting through the boxes we shipped out and finishing up the paperwork for the RV loan. Now we wait a few days for the bank to work out the … Continue reading

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