Category Archives: Camping

Happy Birthday to our SMB Sprinter

Five years ago we picked up the Sprinter from SMB. It has been an excellent adventure so far. We have put on almost 80k miles and have been to 18 States and a countless number of campsites. In August ’08 … Continue reading

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What Sequestration Will Do to America’s National Parks

We will no doubt have some problems this year on the road. While we camp mostly on BLM or National Forest land we do like to stray into a National Park. To many years of wasting money ignorant selfish leaders … Continue reading

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Free Park Days

All 398 National Parks will have free access tomorrow in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Where There’s Wildfire, There Can Be Wildlife

“Karen, you’re Fish and Wildlife, you need to come out here!” I was working as a public information officer at the North Fork Fire Department in eastern Idaho. My assignment, as part of an interagency team, was to provide news … Continue reading

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Half Moon Bay State Beach

We visited this spot last weekend. It is only about an hours drive away and a great place to visit. While there are no hook-ups here, I was told they will be adding some electrical hook-ups over the winter. You … Continue reading

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Want to grill but short on time?

http://www.ourexcellentadventures.com/wp-content/videos/FlameDisk2_256K_640.mp4 This looks good to me. There have been times when I pulled over for the night and would have liked to get the grill out but it was just too much of a hassle. And this will be another … Continue reading

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