Cape Blanco State Park on the Oregon Coast

Cape Blanco State Park Feature Photo

In this video, I update you on our latest movements as we head back north to British Columbia. I show you around our latest camping spot Cape Blanco State Park, on the Oregon Coast. We stayed here for three nights in late March and lucked out with some sunny skies and mild temps. The cost … Read more

Astoria Column & Fort Stevens State Park, Oregon

Astoria Column and Fort Stevens SP Oregon Feature Photo

The 2019/20 Snowbird trip continues with a quick 2 night stop at Fort Stevens State Park, Oregon, on the mouth of the mighty Columbia River. The campsites are well laid out, roomy, and easy to navigate. Our special off-season rate for a full hookup 50 amp site was $31 a night. The grounds are exceptionally … Read more

Hiking the Oregon Dunes & Sightseeing Around Reedsport OR

Oregon Dunes Hike Feature Photo

In this video, I take you along on a morning hike into the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. We hike from the John Kellenback Trailhead through a patch of coastal forest and out onto the sand dunes. This part of the dunes is pretty well untouched by ATV tracks and has one rather towering sand … Read more

RV Camping at Winchester Bay on the Oregon Coast

RV Camping at Winchester Bay on the Oregon Coast Feature Photo

In this video, I give you a look around Winchester Bay, Oregon, and its RV camping opportunities. The Douglas County Parks Department runs all the camping. We camped in the Salmon Harbor Marina area on a large paved earthen jetty between the boat slips. It’s dry camping for $17 a night $102 a week or … 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

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

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

Visit to Turtle Rock RV Resort in Gold Beach Oregon

Turtle Rock Resort Feature Photo

As we were sliding down the Oregon coast this fall, we needed a campsite close to a town. Anne had just completed one of her photography video courses and needed a good cell data connection to upload and work on the promotion. I pulled up the Passport America website and looked for a deal on … Read more

Cape Perpetua on the Oregon Coast Featuring Thors Well

Cape Perpetua Feature Photo

A half hours drive up highway 101 from the town of Florence is a fantastic stretch of rugged Oregon coastline. Cape Perpetua Scenic Area is home to several unique waves meeting rock features with names like Thor’s Well, the Spouting Horn and Devils Churn. They are a short hike down from the main highway or … Read more

Love Your RV! Ten Favorite Campsites of 2016

Love Your RV! Ten Favorite Campsites of 2016

Each year I like to look back and pick out my favorite campsites visited. Some are full hookup RV resorts; some are state or national parks and others are dispersed boondocking with maybe a fire ring. One thing they all have in common is beautiful scenery. Most of this year’s locations were brand new to … Read more

Beautiful Bandon Beach on the Oregon Coast

Bandon Beach Oregon Feature Photo

As we make our way back to British Columbia from our winter haunts in the US southwest we love to travel Highway 101 along the Oregon coast. Of the many gorgeous spots dotting the coast one of our all-time favorites is Bandon Beach. It’s located about three-quarters the way down the coast well away from … Read more