Our Travel Journal

Latest Tales from our Adventures

  • Colorado

    Our national parks include some incredible scenery – some of which should not be missed in a lifetime. However, there’s also constraints to seeing these wonders – time, cost, pet policies, crowds, etc. We have traveled in and around these …

    Camping in Forest Hideaways 
    California

    We woke up in the National Forest in northwest California. We drive down the road and decided to explore yet another forest road in this area, since it seemed like a great place to find campsites and quiet forest getaways. …

    Playing in the Pacific NW
    Colorado

    Today we headed out of the forests of Northwest California, a region that is a neat mix of evergreens and an almost tropical-like vegetation. It’s also way more isolated that the rest of California & a fun place to camp.  …

    Mt Rainier National Park

    Beating the crowds of the National Parks can be tricky. We try to find off the beaten path hikes & adventures. If you find yourself in near Mt. Rainier National Park and are looking for amazing views of Rainier & …

    Building a Bed in the Ford Escape
    Min Travel

    We are gearing up for our adventures on the road for about 4 months & we’ve built a bed into the back of the Ford Escape so we can sleep on it. We hope to camp in our tent most …