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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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Lake Tahoe

When we first arrived in the Lake Tahoe area we were shocked to see snow on the trees. Clearly we hadn’t done enough weather research before jumping in the RV and heading to the lake for a long weekend. With … Continue reading

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Deadwood, Sturgis, Sundance

We checked out several towns yesterday starting with Deadwood, SD. This city is named for the dead trees around it which, unfortunately, has resulted in a town which was highly combustible. The entire town has burned several times. Nonetheless, Deadwood … 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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Effigy Mounds National Monument

Today we got on the road around 1:30pm central time. We drove to Effigy Mounds National Monument in Harper’s Ferry, Iowa. It’s located right over the Mississippi river. The real attraction is of course the mounds and there are hiking … Continue reading

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