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Yuma Rest Week

Last winter we spent nearly six weeks in Yuma. Not so much because it was a planned destination but because I (Mike) needed some doctoring (dermatologist). Diagnosis, surgery and checkup required...

Pausing at Old Station, California

Our last post left us ready to depart the Susanville, CA Walmart. That evening we needed to decide whether or not to make a long 250 mile push to the California coast at Arcata. The decision was made...

City of Rocks State Park – New Mexico

When we first saw City of Rocks State Park after taking a drive with Mike’s parents to it while staying at Rockhound State Park (read about it here), we knew we had to stay here! It really is a...

Rockhound State Park in New Mexico

Once again, we had a chance to meet up with Mike’s parents, who are snowbirds from Oregon, at Rockhound State Park near Deming, New Mexico. We had a short but nice visit at this wonderful...