Monthly Archives: August 2013


Durango proved to be a great stop for all of the reasons we travel – beautiful scenery, great pizza, craft breweries and lots of buses! Let’s start with the scenery. Our RV park, Durango Riverside Resort & RV Park, is … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Colorado, Pizza, Scenic, VW Bus | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Million Dollar Highway

   We can’t say we weren’t warned, but warnings weren’t really necessary since we have traveled this road before. But that was last year and in the car. Plus, I drove this road 35 years ago with our family of … Continue reading

Posted in Colorado, Scenic | Tagged , , | 2 Comments


We made an overnight stop in Grand Junction with plans to visit the Colorado National Monument before heading on down to Ouray, Colorado. However, those plans got washed out with the rain that fell all afternoon and into the evening. … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Colorado, Pizza, Scenic | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Goodbye Bend, Hello Los Cucos

The time came to slowly start making our way back from where we came but not before one more stop at our favorite Bend brewery, Rat Hole Brew Pub. Owners Al and Susan have done a great job with their … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Idaho, Scenic, Utah | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Mount Bachelor

The clouds and the smokey haze from the wildfires down in southern Oregon that had been hanging around for the past several days finally took their leave and Sunday morning greeted us with the clear blue skies that we remembered … Continue reading

Posted in Oregon, Scenic | Tagged , , | 2 Comments


Although Bend, Oregon, claims to have the most craft breweries per capita in the nation, that is not the only, or necessarily the main reason we like it so much. The other compelling reasons are the mild weather and the … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Oregon, Pizza, Scenic, VW Bus | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

50 Breweries in 50 Days

It was never our intention and actually quite coincidental. In fact, if not for Tom Nash posing the question to Karen, we probably wouldn’t have even realized it. But since the question was raised, an accurate accounting was required, and … Continue reading

Posted in Beer | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Sisters, Oregon

Our intention was to stay in Bend, Oregon, for two weeks at the most lovely Crown Villa RV Resort but when we tried to make the reservation a month ago, we were told they only had one week available and … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Oregon, Scenic | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Grand Targhee

On our last day in the Teton Valley, we drove back through Alta, Wyoming, and up to the Grand Targhee Resort. Our mission was to take the chairlift up to the top of the mountain and enjoy the incredible views … Continue reading

Posted in Scenic, Wyoming | Tagged , , | Leave a comment