Category Archives: Camping

If it involves sleeping in a bag, it belongs here.

Steaming Up Sumpter

IMG_4421On this adventure, we take the kids camping to ride an authentic wood-fired steam locomotive (& more) in the quaint area of Sumpter, Oregon.

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Wenaha Muzzleloaders Rendezvous–Part 2

IMG_3871In this installment, the fun continues, and you find out who wins!

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Wenaha Muzzleloaders Rendezvous–Part 1

IMG_3803It started with a purchase of some raffle tickets, which led to a camping trip. We went to spectate and ‘checkout’ this muzzleloader “mountain-man rendezvous” in Troy, Oregon. My experience surpassed all my expectations. Read on to see why…

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Spring Break Fun and a new RV

20170330_201250Join me as I recall our Spring Break adventure to Boise & back, catching the sights and a new RV.

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Camper PT– back on its feet

IMG_0691With the jacks tearing out, the truck breaking down, and the bathroom project, my poor camper has been neglected. It was time for the camper to get some love too…

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Camper Recovery 2016

IMG_20160520_112641134Long-time readers may remember the mechanical disasters from last year’s summer vacation. In this post, I return, to repair & retrieve my crippled camper. Boy was I in for a surprise!

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The Right GPS for Me

IMG_1508 (Small)With a new season of fine weather, my old GPS wasn’t cutting it. Read on to see what factors led me to my choice for a new one.

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ECX Sled Dog Race–Part 2

IMG_0015With such a late night, I emailed to warn work I wasn’t coming in Friday. I turned off my alarm(s)  and slept in. I treated myself to a good breakfast and hot shower. Feeling a little sore, I was still jazzed to start my final shift, as I would get to see teams on their way to the finish!

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ECX Sled Dog Race–Part 1

IMG_1605Why volunteer at a sled dog race? Find out, as I tell you about this year’s experience at the EagleCap Extreme (ECX) Sled Dog Race!

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Pursuing Paintball–Part 1

IMG_1872Plans had been laid for months, it was time for friends from far and wide to converge for a paintballing campout!

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