Category Archives: California

ROUTE 66 ~ Southern California to Mohave Valley

May 10th ~ Our journey along Route 66 begins We did not get quite as early of a start this morning as I had hoped, but after cleaning out the refrigerator and loading a few final items, we got out … Continue reading

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Joshua Trees in Bloom

April 11th ~ Driving from Kernville toward Los Angeles Another wonderful RV road trip was coming to a close. This was a short get-a-way, only one week, but it was a pleasure to witness so many amazing areas vivid with … Continue reading

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Kernville, California ~ Gateway to Trail of 100 Giants

April 8-11th ~ Kernville, California After we soaked in the Super Bloom at Carrizo Plain National Monument, we decided we were not quite ready to head home, so the guys got their heads together and settled on booking three nights … Continue reading

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Sometimes the Journey Becomes the Story

April 8th ~ Just outside of Bakersfield, CA  Getting from Buena Vista Aquatic Recreation Area to Rivernook Campground was an adventure all by itself… Tim and I were in the lead vehicle, with Tim driving and me in charge of … Continue reading

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Buena Vista Aquatic Recreation Area

April 7th – BV Rec Area Since there were limited RV campgrounds in and near Carrizo Plain National Monument, we booked three nights just west of Bakersfield at the Buena Vista Aquatic Recreation Area.

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SUPER BLOOM: Carrizo Plain National Monument

April 7th, 2019 ~ Carrizo Plains, California There are not many camping options for a big rig in or near Carrizo Plains. The two sites within the park are limited, both in number of spots and size. They also do … Continue reading

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Agua Dulce and Vasquez Rocks

April 5th – 6th ~ Aqua Dulce, CA It has been a couple of months since we loaded up the RV and hit the road. This time we once again met up with our good travel buddies, Dick and Karen. Our … Continue reading

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YUCAIPA Regional Park Campground

January 31st I never quite got my posts completed from our last RV trip (((embarrassed grin))). Now that we are once again on the road, I thought I would do a quick post this evening to at least mention where … Continue reading

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LEIGON: The Big White Dog

JANUARY 31, 2019 ~ Lilac Oaks Campground 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 … Continue reading

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TEMECULA: Oak Mountain Winery

January 29th, 2019 – Temecula, CA 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 … Continue reading

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