Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Day Two

At The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Day Two Dawn Patrol The Morning Dawn Patrol was so cool this time.  Yesterday there was a good breeze and at dawn the launched balloons went by pretty fast.  This morning it was very calm – and as the balloons lifted off and headed toward us they get in a

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Eastern Nevada and Utah

En route to the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Eastern Nevada and Utah – En route to the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta                     California Trail Interpretive Center – Elko Nevada September 28th After leaving Winnemucca we drove through the high desert of Nevada to Wendover on our way to

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Lone Tree Point and Hope Island

Thousand Trails La Conner Lone Tree Point and Hope Island The Swinomish Indians share some of their land with the Thousand Trails La Conner Preserve in Washington.  La Conner Thousand Trails  is on the Puget Sound just north of Seattle.  Lone Tree Point is a sacred spot for the natives in the area. Here’s a

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Whale Watching and Friday Harbor

Whale Watching and Friday Harbor Trips and Places to Visit while at Thousand Trails La Conner Whale Watching!  We spent a day in the San Juan islands located north of Puget Sound watching whales and visiting Lime Kiln Point State Park on San Juan Island. We started off with a ferry ride from Anacortes to Friday Harbor

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Lake Minden

Lake Minden, Nicolaus California   Lake Minden RV Resort is a NACO/Thousand Trails RV park located in Nicolaus California between Sacramento and Marysville where highway 99 and 70 split.  This is the second time we have stayed at this RV park.  We are staying for 3 weeks. The park is close to Sacramento and the

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Seligman Arizona to Lake Minden California

Seligman Arizona to Lake Minden California March and April 2017 Route 66 and Seligman Arizona March  On our way to the next stop after leaving the Verde Valley is Kingman Arizona.  Before reaching Kingman is the little town of Seligman and a nice stretch of Route 66 that branches off the freeway.  We stopped at

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