LEIGON: The Big White Dog

JANUARY 31, 2019 ~ Lilac Oaks Campground

Leigon

There is part of the story I left out of my write-up from Lilac Oaks Campground. I had hesitated on including this, but right up until our departure, this big character had been a welcome part of our stay.  Continue reading

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TEMECULA: Oak Mountain Winery

January 29th, 2019 – Temecula, CA

Welcome to Oak Mountain Winery

OAK MOUNTAIN WINERY

Karen found a great deal on Travelzoo for a lunch special at the winery. Check it out here. We got it for $35/couple, but today it shows $39/couple (regularly $75/couple).

Since we were camping about a half hour south of there, we thought that dining in their Cave Restaurant would make for a great lunch option.  Continue reading

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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: Lilac Oaks Campground, Valley Center

January 28-31, 2019

Tim, Joanne, Karen & Dick at Lilac Oaks Campground

Never ones to turn down the opportunity to get out the door for an RV trip, we jumped at the chance to join our long-time travel buddies, Dick and Karen. This time we were set to explore some sites practically in our own backyard.  Continue reading

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UTAH: Bonneville Salt Flats

September 10, 2018

Welcome to the Bonneville Salt Flats

Try to picture a place completely devoid of life forms.  Look out across 30,000 acres covered with a thick layer of salt and absolutely flat. As one article stated, “It looks like a frozen lake bed covered with snow.” Welcome to the BONNEVILLE SALT FLATS! Continue reading

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IDAHO ~ Twin Falls Shoshone Falls

September 8, 2018

Shoshone Falls

SHOSHONE FALLS

Located in Twin Falls, Idaho, it is often referred to as “The Niagara of the West”.   Continue reading

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IDAHO ~ Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve

September 7th, 2018

Craters of the Moon

I wanted to love it. Really I did. After all, our National Park visits have been some of our most exceptional stops along our RV road trips.  Continue reading

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IDAHO: Salmon River, Sun Valley and Harvest Host in Bellevue

September 6th ~ Sun Valley, ID

Salmon River information

We continued to follow the Salmon River from Stanley toward Sun Valley.  Continue reading

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Stanley, Idaho ~ Redfish Lake

September 5th ~ Stanley, ID

Redfish Lake Marina

Redfish Lake is located about five miles south of Stanley and smack dab in the middle of the Sawtooth Mountains Recreation Area.  Continue reading

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Salmon River Scenic Byway to Stanley, Idaho

September 4th ~ Salmon River Scenic Byway

Salmon River Scenic Byway – Sawtooth Mountains in background

*Our camp at Wagonhammer Campground (North Fork, ID) was lovely with our site right on the water.   Continue reading

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North Fork, Idaho ~ Building a Compound at Wagonhammer Campground

September 3 ~ North Fork, Idaho

North Fork, Idaho

It was a reasonable 140 mile drive on this day from Missoula, Montana back into Idaho. We planned for just one over-night in North Fork to break up the distance into easy bites.  Continue reading

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