Don on April 28th, 2011

Thursday: (04/28) Home for a while to prepare to leave for Alaska in very early June. Courtney and Dawn had a campfire dinner planned for tonight. Hot dogs toasted over a nice fire. The fire was typical with the smoke following me in any direction. We got  to see how the arbor looked with the […]

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Don on April 26th, 2011

Tuesday: (04/26) My birthday today! I’m about to enter my seventh year of retirement. Doesn’t seem like it’s been that long. I fixed spaghetti for breakfast. It was supposed to be fixed last night but I was too tired. Had to be cooked. Spaghetti is good anytime. This version used some of the fresh choriso […]

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Don on April 23rd, 2011

Saturday: (04/23) We had the last of the choriso potatoes and eggs for breakfast then left Las Vegas about 07:30. We wanted to get across the desert before the winds pick up in the afternoon. We made a beeline to Baker and stopped for a short walk then on to Tehachapi where we stopped for […]

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Don on April 20th, 2011

Wednesday: (04/20) We enjoyed the Blue Water Casino’s buffet breakfast this morning. After a walk down by the river we hit the road North.We stopped in Lake Havasu at a few thrift stores. We had to park a ways from one of them and on the walk to the shop I spotted some nice cacti […]

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Don on April 18th, 2011

Sunday: (04/17) On the way in to Blythe we noticed a sign to Mayflower County Park. We turned off the highway to take a look. Very nice park with extremely nice rates right on the river. We may return here on a future visit to the area. Right next to the park we noticed an […]

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Don on April 16th, 2011

Saturday: (04/16) We stopped to look at the Blythe intaglios or geoglyphs just North of Blythe, Ca. Not too impressive and probably not really very old being most likely images of the Spaniards and their horses. The one on the left is distinctly male due to an extra appendage. The one on the right could […]

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Don on April 11th, 2011

Monday: (04/11) We selected a nice site, #6, in the Boulder Beach campground. We’ll probably be here a couple of days. We noticed a trail on our way here that goes out to the Dam, the Railroad Trail. We’ll hike it tomorrow morning. Dinner was beef stew with pan toast. Our campsite at boulder Beach. […]

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Don on April 8th, 2011

Friday: (04/08) We were settled into Davis Camp by 1230. The weather was nice for our drive. The winds stayed away and the snow ended shortly after we started our descent toward I40 from our campsite in Mojave Preserve. We went over to Laughlin and enjoyed lunch at Casa Sereno restaurant in the Riverside Casino. […]

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Don on April 6th, 2011

Wednesday: (04/06) Granola with bananas for breakfast. It was cloudy when we got up and started sprinkling lightly after breakfast. We readied to roll and stopped by for tank duties before we left. By then it was actually raining. We didn’t hook up the toad until we got down the hill into toe=wn and also […]

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Tuesday: (04/05) Granola, yogurt and bananas for breakfast. Lou registered us for another day and I was off on a hike up the Panorama Loop Trail and Warren Peak Trail.  The trail starts out going up Black Rock Wash about 1.7 miles to meet the Panorama Loop Trail. The Warren Peak Trail is a 1 […]

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