Category : Arizona

Written on Aug, 01, 2020 by in , , , , | Leave a comment
Nothing, AZ

We have been lying in wait during the pandemic with social distancing and being careful and not traveling in the RV. We have also been waiting to see what has been happening with campgrounds throughout the country before we were to begin any kind of motorhome travel. Of course, our original plans went down the drain but we are used …

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Written on Mar, 07, 2020 by in , , , | Leave a comment
Grand Canyon National Park Arizona

It was February 2020, back when we were young and naive and had no idea the craziness of what was about to hit!  (It sounds like the opening to a scary novel!)  We knew about the virus spreading in China but it had not yet hit the US nor were there any lock downs at the time. We had house …

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Quartzsite Arizona Plomosa Rd BLM

Seeing as it was December and the big crowds for Quartzsite had not yet arrived we thought Plomosa Rd BLM might have some wide open spaces. So we moved out of Hi Jolly BLM and went over to Plomosa BLM and scouted out a site with tons of room. YAY! We drove east on Plomosa Rd all the way to …

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Quartzsite Arizona

We headed to Quartzsite for a short stay on our way home from Borrego Springs.  Even though we were just there recently we still wanted to stop and enjoy a few days of boondocking and have a bit of time to enjoy the town.   We decided to stay a night or 2 at Hi Jolly BLM since we wanted …

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Hi Jolly BLM Quartzsite Arizona

Welcome to Hi Jolly BLM! We have stayed in Quartzsite a number of times before but never in December. What a great time to be there.  The crowds are so much less than in January, February, and March. Wow, what a difference. Information about Hi Jolly BLM can be found at one of our previous posts.   Campground: Hi Jolly …

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Arizona Sunset Crater NM Bonito Campground

We left Panguitch and headed south on Highway 89 passing spectacular scenery on our way to Kanab. There are places that are reminiscent of Bryce Canyon, probably because it is in the same area.   It wasn’t long before we were in Kanab known at the Greatest Earth on Show!   Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument sits in southern Utah and …

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Written on Apr, 26, 2019 by in , , , | Leave a comment
Winslow Arizona

Homolovi Ruins State Park is just to the east of Winslow and about a 10 minute drive to the Winslow historic area with several sights to see. Standin’ On The Corner This is a public park which is dedicated to the song, Take It Easy, where the line “Standing on the corner in Winslow, Arizona” became so popular. It was …

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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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Written on Apr, 03, 2019 by in , , , | 2 Comments.
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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Written on Mar, 16, 2019 by in , , , | 1 Comment.
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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