Minden Gardnerville NV Fulltime RV Near Lake Tahoe

Minden/Gardnerville is just 20 miles south of Carson City. It’s a farming community/nice suburb, and greener than Carson, due to small rivers and streams flowing through. Highway 88 goes directly into Tahoe. It’s just a 20-30 minute drive to the big shopping center in Carson City, and there is ample…

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Free RV Boondocking Hawthorne Nevada

Hawthorne is on Highway 95, sort of NW-central Nevada. You can camp for free at the El Capitan Casino, which has a dump station, also at Walker Lake (free, or cheap) There are also paid campgrounds in Hawthorne, as well as in nearby Mina.

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Valley of Fire State Park Nevada Fulltime RV

It was too hot the first week of April, got up to 97 degrees inside the RV. Beautiful place, but also very busy with tourists from all over, and would probably be even busier during the winter season. And my dog did not like it here for some reason, beyond…

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Drive By Tour of Boulder City & Hoover Dam

I was going to the Camping World in Henderson NV, but they were closed! So I drove up the road 10 miles, to Boulder City and Hoover Dam. Nice! You can dry camp at Lake Mead for $10 entrance fee, they do have fresh water and a dump station, just…

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Red Rock Canyon NV Campground Fulltime RV

Spent 2 days at Red Rock Canyon, and survived a windstorm with 60 mph gusts! Had my antennae up, and it got knocked off center, but just had to wrestle it straight again. The landscape here is primordial, almost expect to see Mastadons or something.

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