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Small Print

I got a mild sunburn during my trip to the mountains. I bought a bottle of moisturizer cream named Oil of Olay. On the bottle was marked in big letters “ultra hydratant”,”ultra moisture.” Oh good I thought and slathered it … Continue reading

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All Better

I don’t think I mentioned that another victim of the Cerro Gordo road was one of my suspension air bags.  The stock springs can not take the weight of the camper. The airbags lift the back of the truck and generally … Continue reading

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Thank You Jesus

Today has been remarkable! I set off to drive the Cerro Gordo Road. http://www.theadventureportal.com/death-valley-national-park/cerro-gordo-road/ I tried to drive this road 11 years ago in a Range Rover. Alas, it kept breaking down down and I never made it. I am … Continue reading

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Salty Tales

The goal of the trip is to drive the Saline Valley Road. https://www.dangerousroads.org/north-america/usa/1018-saline-valley-usa.html It is a beautiful day and I am looking forward to seeing how the Truck/Camper combo will perform off-road. We amble along without a care. The scenery … Continue reading

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Chains

I am going to rush through the next two posts as the third is unbelievable. I set off Sunday morning towards Big Pine to drive the Saline Valley Road. This means crossing the Sierras and then driving way down South … Continue reading

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Rays

Thick smoke and then pouring rain foiled our camping ambitions over Thanksgiving. However the latter had the effect of eliminating the former, and Saturday is bright and beautiful. I pack the truck and head off to the famous Point Reyes. … Continue reading

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Fell

I live on Fell St in San Francisco. I have to write a little something to say how much I like living here. The houses are beautiful, most built around 1900 – old in the U.S. Just across the road … Continue reading

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