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Winter Journey – More Virgin River – March 2017

Winter Journey – More Virgin River – March 2017

Monday March 20th – Today we go to St. George, across the state line in Utah, for errands and supplies. It is a very windy day and we when get back to camp, our awning has blown down. We don’t ...

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Winter Journey – More Virgin River – March 2017

Winter Journey – More Virgin River – March 2017

Thursday March 16th – I am up early, before sunrise so I can catch the first light on the blossoms on a family of Joshua trees in the campground. In continuing on my morning walk, I run into David, the ...

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Winter Journey – Virgin River – March 2017

Winter Journey – Virgin River – March 2017

Tuesday March 14th – We are up about 8:30 and soon packed and ready to leave. Although it is pleasant in the early morning here at Cottonwood Cove Campground, we know it will soon be hotter than we like, so ...

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Winter Journey – Cottonwood Cove – March 2017

Winter Journey – Cottonwood Cove – March 2017

Sunday March 12th – our friend Dan comes to see us off as we prepare to leave Synder Hill BLM camping area west of Tucson, Arizona. It is about noon before we pull out, having done all the extra checks ...

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Winter Journey – Kit Peak – March 2017

Winter Journey – Kit Peak – March 2017

Saturday March 4th – Saturday March 11th We are still at Synder Hill BLM dispersed camping area west of Tucson. This week is centered around getting the Suburban ready to be our towing vehicle and Terry ready to be towed, ...

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Winter Journey – Saguaro NP – March 2017

Winter Journey – Saguaro NP – March 2017

Wednesday March 1st is a beautiful blue-sky day. We run a couple of errands in the morning, and then drive out to the Saguaro NP, which is not far from Synder Hill where we are camped. This park is a ...

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Winter Journey – Belle to Suburban – February 2017

Winter Journey – Belle to Suburban – February 2017

Friday February 24th – It is 27 degrees and a bitter cold wind – kind of limits outdoor photos, but we are leaving this morning, anyway. We head on south through Joshua Tree NP, warm inside Blazer, noticing how green ...

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Winter Journey – Joshua Tree Belle – February 2017

Winter Journey – Joshua Tree Belle – February 2017

Wednesday February 22nd – We pack up this morning, as we are heading back to Joshua Tree NP; driving south through the park it is the shortest route to get us back to Tucson. Looking at the calendar and the ...

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