2021 Boondocking Beauty of the Southwest Calendar

Boondocking Beauty of the SouthWest Feature Photo

Over the last nine years, we have enjoyed visiting the United States’ southwestern desert region immensely.  Its vast areas of relatively uninhabited land offer countless opportunities to camp off-grid away from it all. We absolutely love the beautiful scenery, the desert’s peacefulness, and the surprising amount of wildlife. This winter, I’ve decided to take 12 … Read more

Camping at Caballo Lake SP and Pie Town! New Mexico

Pietown New Mexico Feature Photo

In this video, we visit Cabello Lake State Park and Pie Town, New Mexico. I show you a sat view of both places and some on the ground footage in Pie Town. Pie Town has a free “dry camping” campground and several little cafes that serve yummy country cooking and offer plenty of delicious homemade … Read more

My 10 Favorite 2016/17 RV Snowbird Trip Photos

Top 10 2016 2017 Snowbird Trip Photos Feature photo

Another fantastic season of snowbirding down south in our RV is over. Over the course of 5 1/2 months on the road, I clicked the shutter hundreds if not thousands of times. Most images turned out to be duds or humdrum. But every once in a while the lighting and mother nature cooperate. I happen to get … Read more

Camping Review of Rock Hound State Park in New Mexico

Rock Hound State Park Feature Photo

Two years ago around this time, we camped at a unique little state park north of Deming, New Mexico called the City of Rocks. While enjoying the beautiful high desert scenery, several other campers told us about another New Mexico state park to the south called Rock Hound State Park. They gave it an emphatic thumbs up. … Read more

Camping at Valley of Fires in New Mexico

Valley of Fires Feature Phot

Wow, This Looks Cool! We were making our way north on highway 54 in New Mexico and had turned left onto highway 380 at the little town of Carrizozo. In a few miles we saw a sign for Valley of Fires National Recreation Area and to our left perched up on a ridge were many … Read more

Camping at City of Rocks State Park

City of Rocks State Park Feature Photo

This Place Rocks! The City of Rocks is a little gem of a state park located about a half hours drive north of Interstate 10 and Deming, New Mexico. Access is very easy on paved highways. Like other New Mexico state parks we’ve stayed in the park, was extremely well kept and a bargain. Electric … Read more