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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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Carhenge … like Stonehenge, but with cars.

Outside of the small western Nebraska town of Alliance there is a monumental structure made up of 38 American cars replicating England’s Stonehenge. After visiting Cadillac Ranch earlier this year in Texas, we decided we had to see this car … Continue reading

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Fred Smith’s Wisconsin Concrete Park

I had read about Fred Smith’s concrete folk art and knew it was located somewhere in Wisconsin. It was purely by chance when we were driving down State Highway 13 and Finn says, “Look at that!” and I realized we … Continue reading

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Big Art

These pictures are from the Franconia Sculpture Park in Franconia, MN. It’s a very cool roadside attraction. This 20-acre park has a rotating collection of over 75 contemporary sculptures. We highly suggest you check it out!

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Cadillac Ranch – Amarillo, Texas

Visiting Cadillac Ranch was cool. It’s iconic — a symbol for road trips and America — and a constantly changing art installation that you are encouraged to leave your mark on. We saw it on a beautiful, blue-sky day with … Continue reading

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“Hey, Let’s Check That Out”: Roadside Attractions

Each day we travel we usually have a general direction we want to go. Beyond that we really don’t have much of a plan. Finding a place to stay at night is something we can do quickly, so we don’t … Continue reading

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