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Mongolia - The Gobi Desert - Part 1

September 2015

We spent 10 days in the Gobi Desert, driving around in a 4WD Mitsubishi, rather than one of the ubiquitous, and quite uncomfortable, Russian vans. 111 more words


The Grand Canyon: The Grand Adventure-Day 1

Boy did we underestimate the weather of Arizona, little did we know this was going to be the warmest night of our camping adventure (more of that to come later).  848 more words


Back From Vacation

A vacation is good for the soul. The pressures of your life are left behind and you experience things you never experienced before. Ah, bring on vacation, yet the best part of a vacation is getting home. 762 more words

Cuyamaca Camping Trip

Six teenagers, camping alone in the woods. 3 boys, 3 girls. The basic outline of every classic teen slasher horror film ever made.

Fortunately, our trip to Green Valley Falls in Cuyamaca State Park didn’t end up that way, although a few times, it seemed as though we were coming close. 157 more words


The Grand Canyon: The Grand Adventure-Arrival

It was late, we had traveled to pacific coast time from east coast time ( a three hour difference).  We were tired from the travel, hunger for dinner, and anticipation to the see the canyon, even if it had to be in the full moonlight.  353 more words


Fruita Bound

With the infamous words of Mark Twain (or someone equally eloquent and insightful) in mind: “The best chance you have of getting laid is if you crawl up a chicken’s ass and wait”, we took off for a dudes’ weekend out of town and into Colorado’s High country. 68 more words



It been one week since we started out on our slow journey or slojourn from New Hampshire. Hurricane Joaquin demanded that we take a very different route than planned, and so we spent our first night in Molly Stark State Park in southern Vermont, a very pleasant experience. 589 more words