Summer RV Tips to Help Keep You Cool in the Summer

About the only places in North America with temperatures below 90-100 degrees in the summer are on the extreme Northwest or Northeast coasts, in the mountains above 7,000 feet, or in far north Canada or Alaska. If you can’t escape to a great, cool weather place for the summer, here…

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Boondocking Around Flagstaff Arizona During the Summer

Once the weather turns HOT down in Quartzsite and Yuma, it’s time for the Snowbirds to migrate north. Many Snowbirds simply return to their homes in Canada, or Back East. However, many full timers drive to the forests of the Pacific Northwest for cool weather. However, you may only need…

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Visiting the Mission San Xavier del Bac in Tucson

History of the San Xavier del Bac Mission Father Kino, a Jesuit missionary founded Mission San Xavier del Bac in 1692. It’s at the center of a centuries-old Tohono O’odham Indian settlement along the banks of the Santa Cruz River, about 10 miles south of downtown Tucson. Originally built in…

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The Beauty of Maps

The United States has an infinite variety of culture between the different states, and much open, wildland. It could take you a lifetime to see it all. From national and state parks and forests, from historic monuments to theme parks; it’s no wonder more and more people set out every…

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RV Camping in Beautiful Cathedral Gorge NV

Cathedral Gorge is along U.S. Highway 93, approximately 165 miles north of Las Vegas. Situated in beautiful Lincoln County, Nevada, it’s just one mile from the tiny farming and ranching town of Panaca. It’s been a popular local picnic area, as well as a dramatic backdrop for open-air plays and…

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Boondocking Safety Tips for Women

The idea of RVing and boondocking alone can be intimidating, especially if you’re a woman. As a woman, you must be armed with both experience and common sense. But in most places, RVers and boondockers are friendly and neighborly. They’re just good people, who are there to enjoy solitude and…

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