Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

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Fall Camping in the Shenandoah

When we came out to the east coast we headed straight to Assateague National Seashore, but weren’t able to stay there. For one thing, Hurricane Matthew had dumped 16 inches…


Beebe Bridge Park in Chelan Falls, WA

This is a wonderful campground on the banks of the Columbia River east of the Cascades in Washington state that Sharon and I discovered a dozen years ago, and resolved…


Through the Northern Cascades on Highway 20

After returning from Vancouver Island on the Sidney BC to Anacortes, WA ferry we decided to head east, and right there in town is state Highway 20, so we fueled…


Out to Vancouver Island

Although my beautiful bride Sharon is a proud Canadian, it has fallen upon me to actually transport her around to all the places in her glorious country. She was born…


Our Rendezvous with My Friend Mick

We have been on the road six years now, and one of the more interesting characters we have met in our travels is Mick the Brit. I first bumped into…