Grifford Pinchot National Forest

This is among the most beautiful places to explore nature in Washington. Filled with gorgeous mountains, inactive volcanoes and luscious forests. This place is worth a long camping trip in the summer, or even the long drive to see some of it’s wonders in a day trip. The hikes and waterfalls in this area are […]

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Best Waterfalls in Washington

Panther Creek Falls I love the location of this waterfall, I saw it in the middle of winter. It was snowing and everything was covered in white as this waterfall trickles down a rock wall high up in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. This waterfall is located near the Washington side of the Columbia River […]

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Exploring The Columbia River Gorge

I’ve drove through this amazing gorge in the past and gazed upon it’s beauty but never really stopped and explored the area, so that’s exactly what we did last weekend and it’s one of my favorite locations in both Washington and Oregon, as it is located on both sides. We made our way to the […]

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We’re Going Back To Cali Beaches – Update

As of about a week ago we have been in central California near Redding, and it is HOT! Every day since we’ve arrived has been a constant effort to escape the 110 degree heat. Our animals are huffing with their mouths open, I put Tux in the freezer to keep him cool and it’s his […]

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Full Of Kindness, Full Of Interest – Update

Since Ricky and I have started working at Rio, we have met so many kind people each and every day that love to learn everything about us and our travels. I have moved to being a full waitress and have loved every minute of it, the people I work for, with and the customers I […]

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Sometimes Getting Lost Is The Right Direction

I’d be lying if I told you that the travelling lifestyle is all, as my stepmother called it, “hippie flowers and butterflies.” We have our worries just like anyone else, our worries are simply much different, consisting of where we will sleep tonight, the cheapest option for gas and finding the right directions. After driving […]

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Your Local National Forest

I currently reside in Spokane Washington and I never considered National Forests to be anywhere around me, until I started really paying attention. My most recent exploration was in the Couer D’Alene National Forest in Idaho, about 40 minutes away from me. My boyfriend and I spent hours trying to find the right place to […]

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