Checking out Cave Creek Canyon in Southeastern Arizona

Cave Creek Canyon Scouting Trip Feature Photo

In this video, I take you along on a day trip to scout out our next camping spot. We have heard great things about Cave Creek Canyon on the eastern side of the Chiricahua Mountains in Arizona. Cave Creek Canyon is part of the Coronado National Forest and has several campgrounds.  One called Sunny Flats … Read more

Snowy Visit to Chiricahua National Monument, Arizona

In this video, I take you along on another day trip to Chiricahua National Monument located 40 mins south of Willcox, Arizona. This time we had the rare treat to see it with a fresh blanket of snow. It’s been a cold winter in the southwest, and the other day we woke up to a … Read more

Sunset Photography Hike in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

Organ Pipe Sunset Hike Feature Photo

In this video, I head out just before sunset for a little hike and photography near Twin Peaks Campground in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. I follow the Palo Verde trail a short way from the campground towards the visitor center stopping at a previously scouted out location of photo taking. I explain why I … 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

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

Day Tripping to Chiricahua National Monument in Arizona

Chiricahua National Monument Feature Photo

Two years ago as we made our way across Arizona bound for a return visit to the Big Bend National Park region of Texas, we nipped down to an Arizona Wildlife Refuge called Whitewater Draw. Here we witnessed incredible flights of thousands of Sandhill cranes! While in the area we also had plans to tour Chiricahua … Read more

Our Return Visit to Beautiful Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree 2016 Visit Feature Photo

Third Time a Charm What can I say we absolutely love spending time in Joshua Tree National Park! It is an amazing place for both our favorite hobbies hiking and photography. Home to some of the most scenic campsites you can imagine. This was our third visit in four years and I think the best … Read more

Camped with a Herd of Roosevelt Elk Hwy 101 California

We’ve past by the Elk Country RV Resort several times on our journeys up and down the coast on Highway 101 and marveled at how the local Roosevelt Elk herd was sometimes right in the campground. This time through, we decided to stop for the night. Anne was stoked for the chance to photograph the … Read more

Our Second Visit to Joshua Tree National Park – Part One

Joshua Tree National Park Visit Feature Photo

Introduction This was our second visit to Joshua Tree National Park in California. After having a spectacular time last year we knew we would return once again to enjoy the hiking, camping and photographic opportunities the park offers. Joshua Tree NP has many campgrounds to choose from. We find the one called Belle to be … Read more