A wonderful week of visiting family and preparing the camper for it’s return visit to the West coast. A large
Welcome back dear Odyssey readers! Our planned 45 day return to the Asheville stretched on a lot longer than i
We’ve been back in Asheville now six weeks, and we’ve already accomplished a ton of things. The main priority on
It was only a year ago that renovation of our 76′ AS Argosy went into full force. Everything on the
Everyone wants to travel but not everyone can afford it. A campground with full hook-ups can cost anywhere from $25-$50/night
After our wonderful reunion with the Oklahoma side of the family which included a solid butt kicking in mini
As Christmas approached, and our date with the family neared, we were Oklahoma bound. Soon Colorado Springs was in the
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So here we sit in Elk City Lake Park, the last campsite of the odyssey, drinking coffee and looking both
We reluctantly pulled away from Salida in the direction of Colorado Springs. Our route took us back through Howard and
Salida. Cruising into town doesn’t seem like much. 2 stoplights (I hear one is new) and a string of chains,
Recapping, we fled Durango on the last day before they locked up the gate on our road for the season
We have made three lists in the last month or so, with another story pending. You can find the links
We settled TrayTray up on Madden Peak Rd among the remnants of the last snowfall. Our site was 20 miles
After leaving Grand Junction, we went south and stopped at the ranger station in Montrose to ask for advice on
After waking up with little sleep from the trailer-buffeting winds and limping to town on our flat tire we unceremoniously
Ahhh Moab. I like to call you Mobe (like boat…who says bo-at?). Gorgeous town in the floor of the canyon.
Hi from the Desert. This blog update is not a place-centric post. All the time we spend observing the landscape
Capitol Reef is in the waterpocket fold in Utah. it is a beautiful park, in a non-standard National Park way.
Zion was phenomenal! But soon it was time to move on, and as promised, here is the video of Angus’
It was a short 60ish miles to Zion from our campsite outside Overton. We traversed I-15 through some spectacular
Las Vegas… What can one say about Las Vegas. If you are not a gambler, an aspiring bride or groom,
Just got a you tube channel, no stopping the videos now!
When we left on Wednesday, the goal was to make it to the post office in Furnace Creek, D.V. So
With Mono Lake fading in the rear view window, Our sites were set on Death Valley. We planned a quick
How can you complain about being “stuck” in Yosemite? Ya can’t… But you can be eager to leave. We had
Well we made it… High on my list and almost the top, if not the top of Cate’s bucket list.
We set out for San Fransisco on a fine sunny day and traveled down the 101s to old 101S ,
The Northern California coast, the Redwoods, the beaches… They all speak for themselves. I am going to let this blog
Ah the mystery of the two lost ipads! As you may recall, I found two ipads in the road in
Tuesday morning we woke up to the sound of sound of the traffic climbing the grade outside our camper. Truck
As I write this, I am lounging in Traytray on a crisp September night. The early hours of my birthday
As promised, here is our entry since we left Seattle in our pursuit to “evaluate” the Canadian health care
I just HAD to see whistler…. No snow and probably won’t be back for years if ever! 😭😡😭
We made a pilgrimage to our former home of Asheville, NC to witness the marriage of our dear friends
Time to take a break! by the way, check out the new photo gallery page! Get just the eye candy without
Up in the Columbia River Gorge is a gorgelet (for lack of a better term) called Oneonta Gorge. Below you
It seems our little stowaway noticed that I bought mouse traps sometime back towards Rainier… Haven’t heard a peep since.
I thought this was an amusing conversation. Yesterday we searched out a natural hot springs that was within a few
We have been travelling through the Oregon since last Friday! As we left Washington, we had to wash the dust
Since Argosyodyssey was last updated, much has transpired. So here I sit blogging our latest days. We have travelled from
Okay kids, today’s fun fact! According to Wikipedia Mt. Rainier is considered one of the most dangerous volcanoes in the
Our last evening in Idaho was spent looking at a horrible hippie built property in Sand Point, and then taking
So our last full day in Montana was epic! Cate roused me from my precious slumber (not like that you
It has been one month to the day that we left home. What an exciting journey we have had so
Well, the last two days have been fairly uneventful. Yesterday I did “store checks” for the first time. We went
Except the new video page, starting with slo-mo dog….soon to be populated. And these couple of pics. do yourself a
Upon leaving our lovely bluffside campground outside of Jasper, we headed brieffly back to Banff to pick up some mail
Hello! We have been camping at a beautiful site just outside the National Park called Preachers point. The camper sits
It’s time I was on my way. Thanks to you, I’m much obliged for such a pleasant stay. But now it’s
Situated along the Banks of the Columbia River, below Kicking Horse Ski area, deep in the Canadian Rockies is Golden.
Everywhere you look around here you’ll see critters. So ffar we have seen, A herd of elka chipmunka black beara
For Cates birthday, (after the sunrise) we headed out to Lake louise. Unfortunately in high summer mid-day is packed so
We finally made it to our last scheduled destination so that Cate could wake up in Banff on her 30th
From deadwood, we went to Devils Tower, hoping to meet the Aliens but they never showed. Cate got off lucky,
Deadwood! Sorry if we offended anyone. this was a reference to the acclaimed HBO series, based on true events. Anyway,
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Yesterday we woke up early to catch the sunrise in the badlands before heading out to the black hills We
its 6:45 am and we have awoken in the badlands! About to head out and hike while its still cool.
Just a sleepy town we drove through…but the name choice is WINNING
Went to Pallisades in SD yesterday, nice creek has carved its way through the prairie leaving awesome canyons . Very
i dont know whose idea this is but they had better never cross my path. Poor innocent me, just grabbing
yesterday was fairly uneventful, just drove across southern Minnesota. We pulled over at one point so my wife could make
we spent most of tuesday working on the camper and swimming, not much to report. Wednesday however was a different
We left Milwaukee and headed for the Wisconsin dells, an area with crazy sandstone formations made by glaciers many moons
Our beloved Bug has passed away. Received a phone call from my son thismorning informing me of his passing. Apparently
Stopped off at Cate’s folks house for two nights…. Took this cool picture! Then on Sunday we left for Milwaukee,
Upon leaving the great Vortex that is Asheville, we decided to go north towards Johnson City as opposed to through
we didnt want to worry anyone but on our way out of town on Thursday, we made it as far
“we must set aside old notions and embrace fresh ones; and, as we learn, we must be daily unlearning something