Category Archives: Adventures & Travels

First Outing with the Coachmen Clipper 17fq

Our first camping trip of 2019 was with our Coachmen Clipper 14R… ….and in early June we took our new-to-us Coachmen Clipper 17fq to the same local campground: Since it’s the same brand of trailer, we didn’t have any trouble … Continue reading

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New-to-Us 2015 Coachmen Clipper

When I was a kid, family vacations typically involved trekking up and down the East Coast and into Canada with a small travel trailer tagging along behind us. Some of the best memories of my childhood are from these trips, … Continue reading

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First Camping Trip of the Year – April 20-21, 2019

After strong storms and heavy rain on Friday, Saturday morning, April 20th, dawned clear and spectacularly beautiful! We didn’t have any specific plans for the day, but after visiting a local campground and finding that there was one site open, … Continue reading

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Virginia Beach, April 2019

Beach-bound, we left home the morning of Friday, April 5th and decided to try another alternate route to Virginia Beach by traveling east on Rt. 60. Slower than the interstate–but more scenic–we got to the motel in Town Center around … Continue reading

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Late Winter 2019: February 17 – March 17

Red-shouldered hawk Wild turkeys Turkey vulture on a foggy, snowy morning – March 9, 2019 Snow-covered trees in the fog – March 9, 2019 Signs of Spring – Budding/flowering trees, March 16, 2019 Bluebird at Mint Springs Valley Park – … Continue reading

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