An RVing trip to the Beargrease Dog Sled Marathon

An RVing trip to the Beargrease Dog Sled Marathon

I think I have become a big fan of winter RVing. And dog sled races. Last year, we reported on the Michigan UP 200 dog sled race. Our friend and fellow Roadtreker Gary Hennes met us up there and told us about the Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in Duluth, which is the...
Winter RVing in California

Winter RVing in California

While Mike and Jennifer have been traveling the arctic vortex some of us have been aiming for a different experience of winter. Of course, I live in San Diego county so my experience of winter is always different than most of the country. I mean, we get cold when it...
Yes, you can happily boondock at 21 below!

Yes, you can happily boondock at 21 below!

We just hit the road after a long weekend boondocking in our Roadtrek eTrek in the wilderness of northeast Minnesota, spending the weekend in it miles from civilization when the overnight temperature dropped to -21F/-29C. Call us Ice Station eTrek. Those frigid...
New Roadtrek CS stolen from Florida

New Roadtrek CS stolen from Florida

A brand new Roadtrek CS-Adventurous has been stolen from outside a Hampton Inn in Lakeland, FL, located just off the I-4 highway. The owner just took possession of it and he has lost everything short of the clothes on his back at this point. It is a Silver...
RVing into the Arctic Vortex, Part 2

RVing into the Arctic Vortex, Part 2

It took two days and 700 miles – all of it in the face of bitter cold and most of it on snow covered and slippery roads – but we finally made it to Minnesota and saw not a single other RV on the road. “They don't know what they are missing.” I...
Driving the Sprinter RV in extreme cold

Driving the Sprinter RV in extreme cold

What a winter this has been. The arctic vortex or whatever we call the cold air that has been making repeated appearances throughout the Upper Midwest has kept many an RVer housebound before the fireplace. Not us. We're about to head up to Northern Minnesota along the...