Hiking Yellowstone National Park – Rabbit Creek Hot Springs

Hiking Yellowstone National Park Rabbit Creek Hot Springs

Rabbit Creek Hot Springs is an off-trail hike across meadows and through woodland, to a backcountry thermal area around the upper end of a short, east-side tributary of the Firehole River. About 40 major hot springs, of varying colors and activity levels are in the area. Lisa saw a post on Facebook of an amazing … Read more

Fly Fishing Yellowstone National Park – Madison River

Fly Fishing Yellowstone National Park Madison River

Yellowstone and the area surrounding it is a fly-fishing paradise. Nowhere in the world are there so many public rivers, lakes and streams found in such a small area. One of Yellowstone Parks’ largest rivers, the Madison is viewed by millions of visitors each year as it winds along the West Entrance Road.   What … Read more

Visiting Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana

Visiting Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana

Madison County, Montana is where you will find the “ghost” towns of Virginia City and Nevada City. Virginia City is a well preserved, very much alive, ghost town which is frozen in time. It is located just 20 miles west of Yellowstone National Park (90 miles by road). Visiting Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana … Read more

Being Bear Aware – Hiking in Bear Country

Being Bear Aware Hiking in Bear Country

It is an exhilarating opportunity to watch bears and cubs forage, play, wrestle, and sleep in their natural habitat. Whether you are hiking, biking, camping, fishing, hunting, or even rafting in bear country, it’s important to know what to do, or not do, when you encounter a bear. All of Yellowstone is bear habitat—from the … Read more

Places To See and Things To Do With Yellowstone National Park Closed

Places To See and Things To Do With Yellowstone National Park Closed

On June 13, 2022, Yellowstone National Park experienced the worst flooding in recorded history. Said to be a 500-year flood the rushing waters took out the North Entrance Road between Mammoth and Gardiner. Also, part of the Northeast Entrance Road between Soda Bute and Pebble Creek Campground was wiped out as well as other sections … Read more

Hiking Yellowstone National Park – Trout Lake

Hiking Yellowstone National Park - Trout Lake

Spending the 2021 summer working in West Yellowstone, Montana we got a lot of time in Yellowstone National Park, but we didn’t do a lot of hiking as we planned. So for 2022, we made a point to spend more time hiking the trails in the area. Our first time through Lamar Valley this year … Read more

Visiting the Lighthouses of Lake Havasu

Lighthouses of Lake Havasu

The Lighthouses of Lake Havasu are interesting to see. When you think of lighthouses you more than likely don’t think of Arizona! But along the 400-mile shoreline of Lake Havasu on the Arizona/California border, you’ll find more lighthouses than can be found in any other area of the country, 28 to be exact. The Lights … Read more

Hiking Petroglyph National Monument

Hiking Petroglyph National Monument

Petroglyph National Monument protects one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America. It features designs and symbols carved onto volcanic rocks by Native Americans and Spanish settlers 400 to 700 years ago.  Petroglyphs are ancient rock carvings created by striking the basalt boulders directly with hammerstone removing the dark, desert varnish on the boulder’s … Read more

Best Car Battery Booster Pack

Best Car Battery Booster Pack

You come out to your vehicle and click click click, dead battery. It never happens when you have time in your schedule to wait on AAA or find a good samaritan to help you get your car started. Twice for me I’ve ran into a dead battery on Christmas Eve! Talk about bad timing! But … Read more

Visiting South Padre Island Sand Castle Trail

South Padre Island Sandcastle Trail

If you’re searching for things to do in South Padre Island, be sure to pay a visit to the Sand Castle Trail. South Padre sand is some of the finest, naturally-occurring sand-castling material on the planet. Note: Some of the links in this article are affiliate links. GoFullTimeRVing.com is a participant in the Amazon Services … Read more