Butterflies, Birds and Beaches – Santa Cruz to Half Moon Bay

Day Trip Along California Highway One Feature Photo

In this video, we take a day trip from Santa Cruz to Half Moon Bay on the Pacific Coast Highway. (California Highway 1) Trip highlights include footage from Natural Bridges State Beach and Pillar Point home of the famous Mavericks Beach. Maverick is renowned for its colossal surfing waves. At Natural Bridges, we took a … Read more

Mojave Desert to the Oregon Coast (Snowbird Trip Update)

California to the Oregon Coast 2019 Feature Photo

In this video, I give you a look at our route north and west through California and up into Oregon and over to the west coast. The journey takes us from the Mojave desert over the tail end of the Sierra Nevada through the Central Valley then up passed Mt Shasta, over the Siskiyou Pass, … Read more

Famous Tehachapi Railway Loop in Southern California

Tehachapi Loop Feature Photo

In this video, we stop off to view the famous Tehachapi Railway Loop in southern California The Tehachapi Loop is a 0.73 miles (1.17 km) long spiral, or helix, on the Union Pacific Railroad Mojave Subdivision through Tehachapi Pass, of the Tehachapi Mountains in Kern County, south-central California. The line connects Bakersfield and the San … Read more

Visit to Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve in Southern California

Antelope Valley Poppies Feature Photo

In this video, I show off some remarkable footage of the Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve in full bloom. The rolling hills and nearby farms are carpeted in vivid color! With the plentiful winter rains, it’s turned out to be a banner year for the little orange poppies and other assorted wildflowers. the reserve is located … Read more

Fall Getaway to Yosemite National Park in California

Yosemite Getaway Feature Photo

The 2018/19 snowbird trip videos continue with a look at a recent 2-day getaway Anne, and I enjoyed in Yosemite National Park. Due to weather concerns, we actually left the RV behind and stayed at the Yosemite Valley Lodge. And, sometimes you need a little vacation away from the RV. The video contains footage from … Read more

Red Rock Canyon State Park California

Red Rock Canyon SP Feature Photo

As the southwest desert portion of our 2017/18 snowbird adventure was winding down, we decided to finish it off with a visit to Red Rock Canyon State Park in California. I’d driven by this fascinating state park on several occasions on our way to visit other locations such as Trona Pinnacles and Alabama Hills. The highway cuts right … Read more

Love Your RV! Snowbirding Trip 2017/18 Catch-up Video

Snowbird catchup video Feature Photo

In this video, I update you on our latest doings during our 2017/18 snowbird season. With the aid of Google Maps and my photos, I show our path and places visited during the last two fun-filled weeks exploring southern California Here are links to more info, photos and/or videos for the places mentioned. Salton Sea: … Read more