Category: Our Travels

Our Travels

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A Roaming Hiatus

Tomorrow will be two weeks since we left our last gig in Ehrenberg and arrived in Phoenix. We’ll be here for a year. “A year‽ Why?“ Well, I may not have mentioned it but...

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Achievement Unlocked

Neighbors. Sometimes they’re awesome. Other times, they’re …not. This tale is about one of those neighbors that fell in to the latter group. About 2 months ago, we got a new neighbor, “Mike” and...

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Make A Run For The Border

Courtney and I went on an adventure to Mexico on Monday. We crossed at Algodones, Mexico – forgot to get our passports stamped (doh!). Paid $6 CASH ONLY to park at the border. Don’t...

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Wherenberg?

It’s been about 3 weeks since we arrived at our Winter gig here in Ehrenberg, Arizona and we’ve pretty much settled in. Ehrenberg is one of those “blink and you’ll miss it” little towns...

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A Mighty Wind

Earlier this summer, the local fire and rescue put on a helicopter demonstration. We were warned that the helicopter creates a very powerful wind (more than you might think. TV and movies lie!). What...

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Dripping Springs

While we were workamping in Las Cruces, NM we took a day trip to Dripping Springs and explored (what remains of) Dr. Nathan Boyd’s Tuberculosis Sanatorium. Dr. Nathan Boyd studied medicine in San Francisco....

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Float Your Boat

While my brother was here visiting us while he was on vacation, we rented a boat and giant float-tube inner tube thing. After a nice “lunch cruise” to Wild Horse Island, we refueled the...

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That’s A Big Dish

When we were in New Mexico for the Winter, we visited the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array. We were fortunate enough to be there when the radio antennas were being repositioned (https://science.nrao.edu/facilities/vla/proposing/configpropdeadlines). The...

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Water Under The Bridge

Courtney, Buddy and I took a trip to Kootenai Falls and Swinging Bridge (just outside of Libby, MT). Courtney had taken the drone further out over the falls than I did, but didn’t realize...