Our 2021 Fall Adventures Begin – Quick Trip Across Idaho & Montana

After having to delay our departure date by a week, we are finally back on the road! I’m always a combination of excitement and nerves as we pull out of the driveway on extended travels. This is our most ambitious trip yet as we embark on a multi-month adventure that will cover roughly 5,000 miles …

RVing Idaho’s Northwest Passage Scenic Byway & All-American Road

On our recent post-Labor Day trip to Montana, we split up our travel days by spending some time camping along the Lochsa River in north central Idaho. Like many RVers, we prefer relatively short travel days. During our working years, we’d frequently tackle 12-15 hour days to maximize our vacation time. Those days are long …

Spring 2020—Social Distancing, Projects, & More Sad News

Hello Friends. It has been a while since our last post. We hope that you are well and surviving these uncertain times. The first half of 2020 has packed quite a punch with its pandemic, political ridiculousness, economic turmoil, protests, riots, and natural disasters (record heat in the Arctic, historic Saharan dust cloud, and murder …

Idaho’s Hells Canyon Wilderness: Seven Devils Backpack

Great fishing in beautiful alpine lakes at the top of North America’s deepest river gorge Distance: 17 miles round trip as described here (longer and shorter options available) Type: out and back Difficulty: difficult with nearly constant elevation change over rocky trail (total elevation loss/gain over 6,000′) Best season: mid-July through September Some destinations have a higher price of admission …