Oregon Archive

EarthCruiser Overland Vehicles – Travel Around the World in an EarthCruiser

Ever since we transitioned to a nomadic lifestyle, we have been fascinated by the idea of traveling around the world in a 4×4 expedition vehicle. While we were visiting Bend, Oregon, we scheduled an appointment at EarthCruiser to check out their lineup of off-road vehicles

Evergreen Aviation Museum McMinnville Oregon

Want to see the Spruce Goose and spend the night at an air museum? Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville, Oregon offers that and more. There are two large hangars to explore filled with aviation history, artifacts and replicas. Evergreen Aviation Museum Kait and I

RV Camping Portland Oregon – Portland Fairview RV Park

Oregon is a delightful place to spend the summer. Whether you’re exploring a big city like Portland, the high-desert town of Bend or the charming port city of Astoria, there is something for everyone. Although we shy away from big cities, we were happy

Things to Do in Astoria Oregon

Thanks to a heat wave and Joe’s love of “The Goonies” we ended up in the charming port city of Astoria, Oregon. Being budget conscious travelers, we found quite a few budget friendly things to do in Astoria Oregon. Check out our list and

Cape Lookout State Park – Camping Along the Oregon Coast

The Oregon Coast is stunning. It doesn’t matter if you’re at a scenic overlook or camping along the coast, there are plenty of ways to appreciate the Pacific Wonderland. Although we didn’t drive the entire 364 mile stretch of Highway 101, we spent quite

Things to Do in Bend Oregon – Coffee, Microbrews, Dogs Welcome

Aside from being the largest city in Central, Oregon, Bend is know for its microbreweries and for being the “dog-friendliest.” A beer dog-friendly city? Sign us up! After exploring Crater Lake National Park, we were eager to make our way to Bend, Oregon. After

Crater Lake Camping – Mazama Campground Crater Lake National Park

To enjoy all the beauty that Crater Lake National Park has to offer, plan to stay a while. With over 90 miles of hiking trails, a 33 mile scenic drive, and ranger lead programs, there is no shortage of activities at this park. For

Casino Camping – How to Find Overnight Parking at Casinos

Casino camping is so popular there’s even a website dedicated to RV friendly casinos around the United States and Canada. Some casinos offer free overnight parking in their parking lot while others offer full hookups for a fee. We’ve found casino camping to be a good