Historic Yuma Prison popular with RV snowbirds
Each winter thousands of RV snowbirds fly by the Yuma Territorial Prison (Arizona) State Historic Park that sits only a short distance from I-8. This popular tourist attraction retells a grim story of the notorious Territorial Prison . It "held a variety of law
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Lake Havasu City lures RV Snowbirds with free sunshine, low cost fun, pyrotechnics
While millions of Americans are shoveling out from under a blanket of snow, thousands of lucky RV snowbirds are basking in the much warmer climes of the southwest Arizona desert. Lake Havasu City is one tourist mecca that boasts 300 days a year of sunshine and off
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Authors Kay and Tom Seliskar almost two decades exploring, writing, living full-time on-the-road
Tom and Kay Seliskar began living on-the-road in their mid-40s. Now, more than 19 years later they continue their nomadic lifestyle. After years of crisscrossing North America, their favorite RVing memories evolves around boondocking in beautiful scenic places. "We c
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Celebrate the New Year with a family 'First Day Hike' at your favorite state park across America
First Day Hikes at state parks are part of a nationwide initiative led by American Hiking Society to get people outdoors. There are hundreds of hikes scheduled in all 50 states. Kids and adults will be participating, getting their hearts pumping and enjoying the beauty
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Overnight dry camping stops at SKP RoVer's Roost in Casa Grande, Az; SKP Dream Catcher in Deming, NM
To backtrack just a little, after a week in Yuma, we needed to cover some ground so we  opted for overnight stops in dry camping at the Escapees' RV parks near Casa Grande, Ariz. and again in Deming, NM. At the RoVer's Roost RV Park in Casa Grande we parked by anoth
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Old Town Yuma's historic Lutes Casino popular with RV Snowbirds, locals
Lutes Casino Restaurant is located in the heart of Historic Downtown Yuma.  Jimmy and I were taken there by full-time RV friends Bob Parker and Donna Huffer. It was a warm afternoon and we were in need of a cold drink. This is a fun historic destination in Old To
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Sunshine, sunsets, good people, pool, hot tub, billiards draw us back to SKP Kofa RV Park in Yuma
Whenever we travel south through California, heading to (or from) Texas and further points east, we always stop at the Kofa Ko-op RV Retreat, in Yuma, Ariz. We've lost count of the number of times we've pulled into this Escapees RV Club Members Only RV park. The managem
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Petrified Forest National Park amazing spring, autumn RV Short Stop in desert southwest
Spring and autumn are the times to visit the Petrified Forest National Park--especially for RVers who are moseying along on their way through the southwest desert and love taking stunning photographs. Here are a few opportunities: - Sat., Sept. 17, 2016: "Pedal
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RV Snowbirds leave their creative mark in Tucson, Ariz.
An item published recently in the Arizona Daily Star features the creative work of more than 90 RVing snowbirds. Knowing that a group of ‘retired’ RVers have time on their hands and pent-up creativity, the group learned how to make and lay tile for a 40-foot mur
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Shady Dell vintage travel trailers are classics
Shady Dell RV Park, in mile-high Bisbee, Ariz., is southeast of Tucson on Hwy. 80 near the Mexico border. Not only does it have RV spaces with full hookups for visitors, there are nine completely restored vintage aluminum travel trailers for overnight or weekly renta
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