Vagabonders – Welcome to my “Bucket List“. 

I am trying to stay organized while posting my blogs as I travel, so this is a work in progress.  For reading the Retired Vagabond state journals, click on states highlighted “red”. Credits are given in parentheses to websites and individuals I follow who had helpful reviews.  Thanks for following along!


Alabama

  1. Fort Morgan, Gulf Shores
  2. Ft. Pickens – (CozyBeGone)
    • Loop A 
  3. Lake Guntersville State Park
  4. Lake Osprey RV Resort, Elberta

Arizona Sunsets

Arizona

  1. Ajo
  2. Alamo Lake
  3. Bisbee
  4. Buckeye – March 2014
  5. Cedar Pocket Campground, Littlefield, AZ
  6. Cibola
  7. Cottonwood
    1. Dead Horse Ranch State Park – May 2014

    2. Verde Canyon Railroad Park
      1. Note: Sit on the right side (Our RV Adventure)
  8. Flagstaff
    • Forest Road Boondocking – September 2016
    • Lowell Observatory
    • Riordan Mansion
  9. Fool Hollow Lake – October 2014
  10. Gila Bend River – March 2014
  11. Goldfield Western Ghost Town
  12. Grand Canyon
    • North Rim – September 2016
    • South Rim – Return visit full timing
  13. Lake Pleasant 
    • Lake Pleasant RV Resort  April 2014

      Jagger Lost Dutchman SP

  14. Las Cienegas National Conservation Area
  15. Lost Dutchman State Park – December 2014
  16. Meteor Crater
  17. Navajo National Monument
  18. Organ Pipe National Monument 
  19. Phoenix Zoo – March 2014
  20. Quartzsite– February 2014
    • Black Rock RV Resort – February 2014
  21. Palm Canyon – KoFA
  22. Petrified Forest National Park – October 2014
  23. Dome Rock
  24. Tucson Tombstone
    •  Tombstone (April 2015)
    •   Old Pueblo Archaeological Center  (Wandrin Lloyd)
  25. Usery State Park April 2014
  26. Wickenburg
    • Congress Acres (BLM)
    • Box Wash (BLM)
  27. White Tank Mountains Regional Park – March 2014
  28. Whitewater Draw Wildlife Area

Arkansas

Crystal Springs Arkansas

  1. Blanchard Caverns (Don and Patty – Host Falls Campground, Id)
  2. Bull Shoals-White River State Park
  3. Hot Springs
  4. Lake Ouachita – June 2015
  5. Three Sisters
  6. War Eagle
    • War Eagle Mill 1832

 

 

 


California

  1. Barstow
  2. Bodie Ghost Town (Darwin King)

    Lake Tahoe North Shore

  3. Borrego Springs 
  4. Calico Ghost Town
  5. Crater Lake
  6. Eureka – June 2017
  7. Fort Bragg
  8. Healdsburg – (Teresa)
  9. Hearst Castle – September 2003, April 2017
  10. Jedidiah Smith Redwoods
  11. Joshua Tree National Park – March 2016
  12. Lassen Volcanic National Park (Paint Your Landscape)

    Twin Lakes California

  13. Napa Valley
  14. Mammoth Lakes – Bishop – May 2016
  15. Solvang
  16. Samoan Cookhouse, Eureka (Willard R Mayfield)
  17. Tahoe Lake 
    • Fallen Leaf Lake – May 2016
  18. The Wildlands Conservancy
    • Palm Springs Whitewater Canyon

 

 


Colorado

  1. Cheyenne Mountain State Park – September 2014

    Garden of the Gods

  2. Creede
  3. Cripple Creek
  4. Garden of the Gods – September 2014
  5. Golden Gate Canyon State Park  (Live Laugh RV)
  6. Manitou Cliff Dwellings
  7. Mesa Verde National Monument
  8. Pikes Peak
  9. Trinidad – September 2014
  10. Woodland Park

 

 


Connecticut

  1. Guilford

Delaware

  1. Milton

Florida

  1. Cedar Key – (Teresa)
  2. Coe Landing RV Park (short stay)
  3. Tallahassee

Georgia

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  2. Charleston – August 2015
  3. Fort McAllister Historic Park
  4. Fort Sumter – August 2015
  5. Kitty Hawk – September 2015
  6. The Outer Banks – September 2015
  7. Savannah – August 2015
  8. Serenbe

 

 


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  1. Sun Valley

 

 

 

 

 


Illinois

  1. Galena City – (Teresa)

Indiana

  1. Elkhart
    • Grand Design Factory
  2. Indianapolis
    • Long’s Bakery
  3. Shipshewanaa

Iowa

  1. Field of Dreams
  2. Pella City
    • Tulip Festival May – (Teresa)

Kansas

  1. Abilene
    • Eisenhower Library and Museum

Kentucky

  1. Abraham Lincoln Birthplace
  2. Mammoth Caves National Park

Louisiana

  1. Cafe Du Monde
  2. Canal streetcar
  3. French Quarters
  4. Garden District
  5. Natchitoches
  6. Tennessee Williams

Maine

  1. Damariscotta Fishing Village – (Teressa)
  2. Waldon’s Pond

Massachusetts

  1. Woods Hole near Cape Cod – (Teresa)

Michigan

  1. Grand Haven
  2. Lake Michigan Circle Tour (Nick Russel)

Minnesota

  1. Jay Cooke State Park (RV Adventuring)
  2. Lanesboro City
  3. Mall of America
  4. Minnehaha Falls (RV Adventuring)
  5. Nerstrand Big Woods State Park (RV Adventuring)
    • Hidden Falls

Mississippi

  1. Canton
  2. Natchez Trace Parkway (Ends in Tennessee)
  3. Ocean Springs
    • The Shed BBQ Restaurant (off I10 Highway)

Missouri

  1. Wood Township (Family Homestead) – October 2015
  2. Ste. Genevieve

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  1. Delmoe Lake
  2. Flathead Lake – August 2014
  3. Glacier National Park – August 2014
  4. Kalispell – August 2014
  5. Lake Como
  6. Lolo Pass – July 2014
  7. Madison River – BLM Near Bozeman
  8. Pompey’s Pillar – July 2016Pompey Pillar and Visitor Center
  9. Quartz Flat
  10. Thompson Falls State Park – June 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 


Maryland

  1. Battle of Antietam, Sharpsburg

NevadaWater Canyon BLM

  1. Valley of Fire State Park
  2. Water Canyon BLM – June 2016
  3. Whitney Pocket

 

 

 


New Hampshire

  1. Keene – (Teresa)
  2. Wolfeboro – (Teresa)

New Mexico

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  1. Bisti Badlands (LoveYourRv)
  2. Carlsbad Caverns
  3. City of Rocks State Park (Live Laugh RV)
  4. Elephant Butte State Park (RV Sue)
  5. Gallup
  6. Los Alamos
  7. Percha Dam State Park (RV Sue)
  8. Santa Fe – October 2014Bandelier Ruins
  9. Roswell
  10. Valley of Fires National Recreation Area (LoveYourRv)
  11. White Sands (Rob Wilson)

 


New York

  1. Adirondack
  2. Corning – Teressa
    • Smithsonian Museum
  3. Watkins Glen State Park (Incargonito)

 


North Carolina

  1. Boone
  2. Charleston – August 2015
    • Fort Sumter – August 2015
  3. Cherokee
  4. Cape Hatteras (Nandish) September 2015
  5. Kitty Hawk – September 2015
  6. Mount Airy – Mayberry
  7. Outer Banks – September 2015
  8. Roanoke River Lighthouse – September 2015

 


North Dakota

  1. Theodore Roosevelt National Park
  2. North Dakota Badlands

 


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  1. Davis
    • Turner Falls Park
  2. Natural Falls State Park (Biking and Hiking with Hendrix)
  3. Oklahoma City
    • City Memorial
    • Centennial Run Monument

 

 


Oregon

  1. Bullard’s Beach State Park (LoveYourRv)
  2. Farewell Bend State Park – June 2016
  3. Hood River
  4. Joseph
  5. Leslie Gulch
  6. Rogue River
    • Siskiyou National Forest Natural Bridge Campground
  7. Silver Falls State Park
  8. Wallowa Valley

 


Pennsylvania

  1. Gettysburg – September 2015
  2. Jim Thorpe, Switzerland of Pennsylvania

 


Rhode Island

  1. Little Compton fishing town – (Teresa)

 


South Carolina

  1. Charleston

 


South Dakota

  1. Devils Tower
  2. Lead City
  3. Mount Rushmore National Memorial

 


Tennessee

  1. Memphis
    • Graceland
  2. Mountain City (Jenny)
  3. Nashville
    • Bus Tour (Coy)
    • Country Music Hall of Fame – June 2015
    • Grand Ole Opry (Coy)

 


Texas

  1. Big Bend National Park
  2. Fredericksburg
  3. McKinney Falls State Park (Technomadia)
  4. Mustang Island
  5. Rockport
  6. South Padre Island

 


Utah

  1. Arches
  2. Bear Lake
  3. Bridal Veil Falls – May 2014
  4. Bryce Canyon – September 2016
  5. Canyon Rim 
  6. Capitol Reef National Park
  7. Cedar Breaks – May 2014
  8. Dixie National Forest – May 2014
  9. Flaming Gorge
  10. Grand Staircase
    • Escalante
  11. Grotto Falls – May 2014
  12. Hovenweep National Monument
  13. Lake Utah – May 2014
  14. Natural Bridges National Monument
  15. Park City – May 2014
  16. Red Canyon – May 2014
  17. Thousand Lakes CG, Torrey (Jim Hinkle)
  18. Virgin City
    • Kabob Terrace Road 
    • Kabob Reservoir
    • North Creek (Boondock camping)
  19. Red Rock Canyon – May 2014
  20. Zion Nation Park – May 2014
    • Dogs Allowed – Pa’rus trail only

 


Vermont

  1. Shelburne dairy farms

 


Virginia

  1. Damascus Blue Ridge Mountains
  2. Jamestown – August 2015
  3. Mount Vernon
  4. Williamsburg – August 2015

 


West Virginia

  1. Welch City
    • Elkhorn Creek
    • Kimball War Memorial

 


Washington

  1. Gifford-Pinchot National Forest
  2. Liberty Glen Campground
  3. Mt Adams
  4. Mt Rainier
  5. Port Angeles
  6. Port Townsend
  7. San Juan Islands (Jenny Johnson)
  8. Takhlakh Lake
  9. Two Rivers RV Park at Davenport

 


Wisconsin

  1. Door County

 


Wyoming

  1. Boyd Lake State Park – September 2014
  2. Cheyenne
  3. Cody Museum – September 2014
  4. Devils Tower (Tennessee John)
  5. Yellowstone – (2007, 2013, 2017)
    • Artist Point (Grand Canyon of Yellowstone)

 


Canada

Nova Scotia

  1. Halifax – Lighthouse (Nandish)