Foothill Village RV Resort (Trails Collection) – Yuma Arizona

Foothill Village RV Resort is an age-qualified (55+) Encore Resort located in scenic Yuma, Arizona. There are 171 full hook-up sites at Foothill Village. There seemed to be a few seasonal/full time residents here but not as many as the other Encore Parks in the area. Note: Some of the links in this article are … Read more

Araby Acres Review (Trails Collection) – Yuma Arizona

Araby Acres RV Resort is an age-qualified (55+) Encore Resort located in scenic Yuma, Arizona. There are 337 full hook-up sites at Araby Acres. Most of them are occupied by long term and seasonal residents in Park Models. One thing we notice with the Covid Pandemic going on is a lot of properties are vacant … Read more

Garmin RV 780 Review

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This is our Garmin RV 780 GPS Review. Our 2019 Thor Challenger 37YT came with an Axxera AVM111NAV In Dash Multimedia Receiver with Bluetooth and Navigation. Like most things in RVs this radio/GPS unit is basically junk! When we bought the RV we thought that the … Read more

RVing with Dogs – Safe Swimming in Lakes, Rivers, and Oceans

Swimming is a fun way for your dog to get great exercise. We love taking our dogs swimming during the hot summer months! They’ve enjoyed trips to lakes and rivers as well as the beach and always enjoy swimming. Well at least Sierra enjoys swimming. Ruby isn’t much of a swimmer, but more of a … Read more

Saguaro Skies (FamCamp) Luke AFB, Glendale, Arizona

Saguaro Skies is a new campground (FamCamp) that opened on September 1, 2020. The FamCamp has 61 pull-thru spaces that are 60 feet long, with 30 and 50 amp electrical service, water and sewer to each. While it doesn’t have as many amenities as other FamCamps we’ve been to it is a great place to … Read more

Marmot Minimalist Gore-Tex Rain Jacket Review

Growing up in Oregon it was seldom that I’d use an umbrella or wear a rain jacket, but I guess being an adult and living in the Southwestern desert softened me a bit. I’ve owned a few rain jackets but they always seemed to get wet and feel like they were leaking or seeping water … Read more

Yuma Territorial Prison

Yuma Territorial Prison is a living museum of the Old West. A total of 3,069 desperadoes, including 29 women, convicted of crimes ranging from murder to polygamy, with grand larceny being the most common. A majority served only portions of their sentences due to the ease with which paroles and pardons were obtained. They were … Read more

Dental Work in Los Algodones, Mexico

Even those with dental insurance can find themselves facing huge bills for expensive dental treatments or procedures that are out of their budget. This is the case for Lisa. She has an insurance plan that she pays for but only covers a few items. While in Reno she went to the dentist for a cleaning. … Read more

Voyager RV Resort (Trails Collection) – Tucson, Arizona

Voyager RV Resort is arguably the best-rated RV park in the region. The Age Qualified 55+ property has several sections, including a hotel, an upscale manufactured home community (The Bay) for full-time residents, seasonal residential areas for both RVs and park models and short-term RV sections, where we stayed. Sure the price is a little … Read more