Our Year of the Bo

Our Year of the Bo

Each year, as the regular camping season comes to a close, Jennifer and I usually reflect back on the year and give it a theme based on the place or experience or that most shaped our RV year. This year, we agreed, the most influential force for our RV journeys was...
Fretz RV: Roadtrek’s Oldest Dealer

Fretz RV: Roadtrek’s Oldest Dealer

As Jennifer and I have traveled across North America, we've come to realize that the RV business – more often than not – is a family affair. Yes, there are big chains and superstores and impersonal corporate players out there. But it's been our experience...
Ending One Journey-Starting Another

Ending One Journey-Starting Another

There's been a major direction change on my adventure down the coast with by bicycling friend, Cat, and her pups. We have chosen to separate. Cat is strong and is cycling on her own most of the time now. I'm heading off in my own new direction. I want to explore some...
Mackinac Island: Our favorite getaway

Mackinac Island: Our favorite getaway

There are no motorized vehicles allowed and no places to camp but this beautiful island in the Straits of Mackinac between Michigan's two peninsulas has been calling Jennifer and me for nearly half a century. We took all our kids here starting when they were babies...