Author Archives: Mas Prema

Datil Well

Datil Well Recreation Area Campground is perfect for truck camping. Continue reading

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Only a Topper?

Cold/rain/wind/hail. Some days I am inside the topper for several days. I glance, enviously, at motor homes, trailers, pop-ups. Should I get something else? A trailer?    A trailer has to have hard sides. Bears like soft sides.The ideal one, … Continue reading

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Fears While Truck Camping

My biggest fear is  having the battery go out when I am in the middle of the woods. So I have a Trickle Charger that seems to keep the battery happy. I put it on the dashboard and plug into … Continue reading

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Still Cooking while Truck Camping

It has been raining, so I have been thinking about cooking while truck camping. (There are more thoughts on alternatives to a truck topper here.) The breakfast drawer holds my favorite oatmeal oatmeal: Bob’s Red Mill Scottish Oatmeal – 20 … Continue reading

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Cooking While Truck Camping

There are certain problems cooking when living in a truck. Wind, rain, cold, heat and space. And trying to keep eggs and vegetables fresh with no refrigeration (would rather have books than a cooler). I have a plastic bag of … Continue reading

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