Happy RV-versary

Today we begin our fifth year as full timers. Boy what a journey it has been since leaving New Jersey five years ago.

Here’s some of the highlights from our journey.



Total Miles: 2,644

Total Stops: 20

Campground Costs per Day: $52.87

Best Campground: Galveston Island RV Resort

Worst Campground: Pelican Palms RV Park

Notable Places / Events:

  • Became residents of South Dakota
  • Mount Rushmore
  • Crazy Horse Memorial
  • Custer State Park
  • Galveston Island, TX
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Savannah, GA
  • Jenna and Emily’s Wedding



Total Miles: 5,834

Total Stops: 31

Campground Costs per Day: $41.28

Best Campground: Ho Hum RV Park

Worst Campground: Streetsboro / Cleveland SE KOA

Notable Places / Events

  • Selma, AL
  • Silver Lake Sand Dunes, MI
  • Mammoth Cave
  • Jim Beam Distillery
  • Corvette Museum
  • World’s Largest Ball of Paint
  • RV Hall of Fame
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Kent State University
  • Falling Waters
  • Navy Squadron Reunion
  • The Gateway Arch
  • OKC National Memoriał



Total Miles: 6,805

Total Stops: 44

Campground Costs per Day: $53.58

Best Campground: Riverbend Motorcoach Resort

Worst Campground: Lyman KOA

Notable Places / Events

  • Cruise to Hawaii
  • USS Arizona Memorial
  • Tombstone AZ
  • Joshua Tree National Park
  • Utah (all of it)
  • Grand Canyon
  • Standing on the corner in Winslow AZ
  • Antique Archaeology, LeClaire IA
  • Boldt Castle
  • Floyd Country Store
  • Key West



Total Miles: 3,347

Total Stops: 21

Campground Costs per Day: $65.85

Best Campground: Ho Hum RV Park

Worst Campground: Old Pavilion RV Park

Notable Places / Events

  • The Year of the Pandemic
  • Chincoteague Island



Total Miles: 2,754

Total Stops: 19

Campground Costs per Day: $46.23

Best Campground: Castaways RV Resort & Campground

Worst Campground: Raccoon Valley RV Park

Notable Places / Events

  • Assateague Island
  • The birth of Frances (Frankie) Quinn
  • Monticello
  • Antietam National Battlefield
  • Antique Archaeology, Nashville
  • Memphis

We seen a lot of these past years and have plans to se a lot more in the future.

Here’s a list of what we have planned, or have in the planning stages for the remainder of this year and next.

  • Little Rock
  • Albuquerque
  • Wintering in Arizona
  • Las Vegas
  • San Francisco
  • Giant Redwoods
  • Oregon
  • Idaho
  • Montana
  • North Dakota
  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
  • Chicago

It should be fun, so stay tuned.

Until then

Safe travels

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