Category Archives: Travel: Interstate Adventure!

Another Adventure to Colorado and Thirteen Other States

September 10, 2018, Monday, home to Gridley, CA via I-5, CA99: 121 miles It was more than time to head to Denver and make up for that aborted trip back in June due to engine overheating – an issue fixed … Continue reading

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A Summertime Chicken Run…

A Chicken Run to Minnesota and (hopefully) Cooler Weather…  2018-7-9, Monday, Home to Winnemucca, NV via CA99, I-80: 348 miles As I wrote in the epilogue of my last post, I had an itch to scratch. Only a long, long … Continue reading

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Another Denver and Beyond Adventure Aborted!

To Denver and the kids… and then? June 11, 2018, Monday, Day 1, to Gridley, CA via CA99: 117 miles It was back in April that we visited Oregon, and my “Search for Sunshine” adventure to Texas was back in … Continue reading

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A Fall Cross-Country Adventure Ends Tragically…

The Adventure that Ended in Tragedy… During the days leading up to our Fall adventure… Our adventure was planned for almost a month, and honestly, I was like a kid waiting for Christmas – I counted down the weeks, the … Continue reading

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June 2017 To Gridley and on to Denver!

2017-6-12, Day 1, Monday, Home to Gridley via SR99, I-5: 123 miles It was just three weeks since I got home from my 16 state adventure to Dean’s in Oceanside and beyond – clear to Kentucky. And it was a … Continue reading

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On The Road to… Paducah !? Page 2

The adventure continues as I return home… This is Page 2; Page 1 is here. Day 10, Saturday, May 13, 2017, Paducah, KY to Macon, MO via I-24, I-57, IL54, IL3, I-255, I-64, I-70, US63: 351 miles It was a very quiet … Continue reading

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On The Road To… Paducah !? Page 1

Prologue: 12,500 words to describe an 18 day RV adventure?! Granted, something may be wrong with me. Who would drive all day and write half the evening while parked in a Walmart lot as if anybody wanted to read about back roads … Continue reading

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Denver and Beyond! Again! Pg 2

(This is Page 2 of our RV adventure. Page 1 is here.) September, 2016 Day 8, Labor Day, September 5, Greenwood Village, CO to Scottsdale, NE via I-25, E-470, I-76, SR52, SR14, SR71: 220 miles The time had come to bid Allen and … Continue reading

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Denver and Beyond! Again! Pg 1

August & September, 2016 Day 1, August 29, home to Gridley via I-5, SR99: 119 miles I can’t remember a trip that I looked forward to more than this long trip to Denver to visit the kids, then on to… … Continue reading

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2015 Adventure to Denver2 + Arkansas! (Page 2)

 As we began our trip back home, the first page of this travelogue was becoming too long and unwieldy. It was time to start a second page for this long trip to Denver and Arkansas and this is Page 2. Page 1 … Continue reading

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2015 Adventure to Denver2 + Arkansas! (Page 1 of 2)

(Note: These photos are HUGE if you double click on them.) 2015-9-15, Tuesday, Day 1, Home to Winnemucca, NV via SR99, I-80: 342 miles If we were to make another trip to see the kids in Greenwood Village this year, … Continue reading

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June 2015 Beyond Denver! (Page 2)

After the Denver Visit and into the unknown… (This is Page 2 of the adventure; Page 1 is here.) June 15, 2015, Monday, Day 7, to Dodge City, KS via I-25, SR470,83,86, I-70, US287, US50, US 400: 344 miles Click … Continue reading

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June 2015: To Denver and Beyond!

(Most of the photos on this site are very large, and clicking on them will enlarge them. A double click makes them even larger. Try it for a much better view of the many photos.) Tuesday, 2015-6-9, Day 1, Home … Continue reading

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May 2014 Coach Trip to Denver and Georgia – Part 2

To Denver and Georgia, Part II: The Return Home (Click on the photos to enlarge; click again for even larger.) (This is Part 2; Part 1 is here.) Day 14, Sunday, May 18, Warner Robins, GA to Semmes, AL via I-75, … Continue reading

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May 2014 Coach Trip to Denver and Georgia – Part 1

Bummin’ Across the Country! May 5-23, 2014 Day 1, Monday, Home to Winnemucca, NV via SR88, US395, I-80: 330 miles On the road again ♫ ♪ ♪ Goin’ places that I’ve never been ♪ ♫ Seein’ things that I may … Continue reading

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A Colorado Adventure!

It’s June and Time For a Colorado Trip! May 31 – June 8, 2011 Day 1, Tuesday, Home to Winnemucca, NV via SR88, I-80: 346 miles For Lavonne, this would be her first motorhome trip in over eight months, and she … Continue reading

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Denver, Branson, Ike, Unity Village, Bentonville, Albuquerque,Meteor Crater, Oceanside, and More!

On The Road Again… September 14 – October 3, 2010 Day 1, Tuesday,  –  Home to Winnemucca, NV via SR88, US50, I-80: 333 miles Our trip to Allen’s in Colorado, and on to Branson, Missouri, then to Dean’s in Oceanside … Continue reading

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To Colorado and Oregon!

Our annual trek to Colorado – and this year, Oregon! June 6-22, 2010 Day 1, Sunday, Home to Winnemucca, NV via SR99, I-80: 340 miles After a week’s delay our annual road trip to Allen and Nancy’s in Colorado had … Continue reading

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A Colorado/New Mexico Adventure

A September visit to Colorado and New Mexico! September 15-24, 2009  Day 1, Tuesday, Home to Winnemucca, NV via SR99, I-80: 342 miles. We were finally ready to head to Allen’s in Colorado aboard our coach, a trip delayed but … Continue reading

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Colorado and Visiting the Family

Colorado, July 2008 June 29 – July 10, 2008 Day 1, Sunday, Home to Reno, NV via SR99, I-80: 174 miles. It’s that time of year for our annual trip to visit the kids in Colorado. Lavonne’s oldest, Allen, lives … Continue reading

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