Harris Beach State Park in Brookings Oregon

Harris Beach SP Feature Photo

In this video, I show you a bit of the Harris Beach State Park campground. The campsites are set in a pretty forest on a bluff overlooking a beautiful beachscape. Access to the beach is a few minutes walk or drive away. Harris Beach State Park is located in Brookings on the Oregon Coast. We … Read more

Snowbird Trip Begins with a Bang at Cannon Beach, Oregon

Visit to Cannon Beach OR Feature Photo

The 2018-19 Snowbird Trip Begins! This video is a quick look at a viewpoint high above Cannon Beach Oregon. Our 2018-19 Snowbird adventures are underway and this area will be our first extended stop. We are booked into the Nehalem Bay State Park and will explore this beautiful coastal area including the epic Cannon Beach. … Read more

A Great Beagle Life – Memorial to Angie

On October 10th, 2018 we said goodbye to our lovely beagle, Angie. (Angelina Beaglina) She was 15 years 7 months and had several degenerative ailments, it was time. I feel she was ready to depart this life, and I honored her by letting her go before things progressed too far. I decided to make this … Read more

Our Visit to Gorgeous Miracle Beach Near Campbell River BC

Exploring Miracle Beach Feature Photo

In this video, Anne and I take a drive down the coast a half hour or so from where we are camped at Thunderbird RV Park in Campbell River to visit Miracle Beach Park. Miracle Beach is home to gorgeous ocean views and a remarkable rocky/sandy driftwood-strewn beachscape chock full of life. As the tide … Read more

Evening Stroll on Tyee Spit in Campbell River BC

Tyee Spit Walk Feature Photo

In this video, Anne, the Beagle and I take an evening walk out on the Tyee Spit near the Thunderbird RV Park in Campbell River, BC. We spend our RVing summers here and absolutely love it. We wanted to see the Disney Wonder cruise ship pass by on its way south from Alaska and give … Read more

Sad News Our Old Blue Ford Truck is Toast :(

Sad Day for Big Blue Feature Photo

In this video, I show you why our beloved 1994 Ford F350 truck is dying.  The 7.3L IDI diesel engine has severe blowby and is leaking oil. The local diesel repair shop figures its a cracked piston or bad rings. Maybe more, but a total motor tear down would be needed to figure things out. … Read more

RV Snowbird Trip 2017/18 – How Much Did It Cost?

Snowbird Trip Costs Feature Photo

Well, our 7th snowbirding adventure in a row is in the books. This year we once again visited the southwestern United States spending the bulk of our time in sunny California and Arizona. We spent much of the time off-grid free camping in desert BLM areas and casinos along the way which sure saved on camping … Read more

Beautiful Beachfront RVing on the Southern Oregon Coast

Brooking and Myers Creek Beach Feature Photo

As we hit the home stretch of our 2017/18 snowbird adventure, we found ourselves on southern Oregon coast in the town of Brookings. We’ve driven through Brookings numerous times on previous trips, but only every stopped briefly for fuel. This spring we decided to make a point of staying a few nights. My first choice for camping was … Read more