Homolovi Ruins State Park Az Site 24

Off we departed via Flagstaff to I-40 and headed east towards Homolovi State Park in Winslow, Arizona.   The state park has one campground in a figure 8 configuration consisting of back-ins and pull along sites.   Campground: Homolovi State Park Location: Winslow, Arizona off I-40 (north side) Site: 24 (pull along) Cost: $30 Services: Electric/Water (30 AMP) Comments:  A …

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Grand Canyon National Park Arizona

We have completed the tasks of buying a new motorhome and a new tow vehicle along with doing a few modifications and upgrades to the vehicles and now we are in the midst of our final preparations before we begin our summer excursion.   Before we depart we thought we would enjoy a few more trips around the area. Spring …

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Those Young Guys Winnebago View 24D

As with most RVs, there are things you love, things you don’t love, and things you can accept. We have owned our new Class C – Winnebago View 24D for a short time now and have only been out camping in it twice (2 shake down trips) but we have a list of our initial thoughts of the rig. We …

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Lake Pleasant Regional Park Arizona

  Shake down Trip # 2 We have owned our new RV for a bit over a month and did our first shake down trip at Lost Dutchman State Park last month where we hooked up with power to test everything which runs on power. Then we came back home and spent a number of weeks upgrading and making modifications …

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Solar Panels

We knew when purchasing a new motorhome there would be modifications and upgrades that we would want to make to make the vehicle more like a home and be able to provide a more comfortable lifestyle. We had read many reviews on various models of motorhomes including the one we purchased and knew that it would not be perfect and …

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Lost Dutchman State Park - Site 41

  It’s time for our shakedown trip! Yep, we bought a new motorhome so we needed to take a trip and test it out. Our goal was to first go somewhere with hookups so we could test all the appliances and equipment which run off power and also check out dumping the tanks at a  dump station. We also decided …

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Those Young Guys - Class C Purchase

Well, we went and did it again! We bought a Class C, a 2019 Winnebago View 24D (on a 2018 Sprinter Chassis)!  We originally had a Class B and then moved to a Class A and after 11 years of RVing we decided to go for a Class C.  Maybe a Fifth Wheel or Bumper Pull is next??? We had …

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Cave Creek Arizona Spur Cross

We have spent the winter in the Phoenix area as we prepare for our next adventures with selling our motorhome and tow vehicle and doing a much needed upgrade to both!! We are planning to buy a  newer and smaller RV to allow us more flexibility to areas we travel to and a brand spanking new tow vehicle.  Even with …

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Wild West Days Outlaw's Cave Creek Arizona

We returned from our summer trip and got nicely settled in back at home. It’s was time to prepare our big rig and tow vehicle to sell and then busy ourselves with figuring out what to purchase for a new tow vehicle. THEN what to buy for a new smaller rig to get us more places easily!  During all this …

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It was our anniversary therefore it was time for a trip to Sedona to spoil ourselves with a cabin in the woods and a four course dinner. Orchard Canyon at Oak Creek provided exactly that.   Orchard Canyon at Oak Creek is a lovely, romantic lodge nestled in Oak Creek Canyon north of Sedona and provides cabins for rent and …

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