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The Homebody’s Guide To Getting on the Road

While there’s nothing wrong with loving that comfortable couch and Netflix, the second highest regret, according to a survey, is not being more adventurous. For those who have never set their feet out of their fluffy pajamas or taken a trip across state, the idea can seem both daunting and exhilarating at the same time. The key to…

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Palouse Falls State Park – A Waterfall Worth a Day-trip

Palouse Falls, in South-Eastern Washington, is a beautiful waterfall and features an interesting hike if you want to reach the top of the falls. It’s a long drive from just about anywhere in the state, but if you make a day of it, it can be well worth it. Halfway to the start of the waterfall you…

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Montana National Bison Range

I’ve been wanting to go to this range for years, every time we’ve passed through the area. I didn’t know much about until we went there, which is often the case, but I knew it was a must when I read reviews where people saw of course bison, but also bear, bull elk, mountain lions, bighorn sheep,…

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Hagerman Idaho – Weekend One

We were pleasantly surprised by the Hagerman RV Village upon arrival. The park is full of beautiful shade trees, flowering fruit trees, and hundreds of birds – Robins, Towhees, Doves, Quail and Warblers galore. The sites are huge, easy to get into, rent is cheap, and the WiFi works great. If it wasn’t for its remoteness, it…

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Skiing Purgatory Green Runs, and Falling a lot

Featured Image: We finally went skiing! The hardest part was finally doing it, second hardest part, getting down the hill alive. #nerdsontheroad #notr #skiing #nerdsonskis #purgtory via Instagram http://ift.tt/1R5XC7l We haven’t been skiing in years. Aside from Ross going down twice in Telluride, it’s been about 4 years. After I (Kat) got a neck injury in Brreckenridge (after a…

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Fourth of July Weekend – Jerome Arizona and Phoenix

We left Kanab on Sunday at 5am, having camped 2 nights at Crazy Horse Campground (the same RV Park we stayed in the summer of 2013). We had to get back to Flagstaff, 4 hours away, pick up Sherlock at the pet sitter’s, take a short nap, put away our camping gear and get back on the…