Category Archives: Finances

The money part of truck camping

Insurance for Truck Camping

Why Have Insurance? It is against the law to drive without insurance. It is expensive to be involved in an accident. Saving the money instead of paying the insurance premiums wouldn’t accumulate enough money to pay for a day in the hospital.  Some inattentive … Continue reading

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House Creek Campground Winding Down

August 10- September 10, 2015 Budget Spent Budgeted Food 87.25 120.00 32.75 Camping, Laundry 16.75 45.00 28.25 Entertainment 19.73 30.00 10.27 Gasoline 36.53 152.00 115.47 186.74 Part of groceries was $9.82 of propane, entertainment was lunch one day and books. … Continue reading

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Budget and Flowers in the Mountains

The budget is looking good. Staying put in the Burro Bridge Campground is healthy, both for finances and physical health. Long walks, not much driving, and nowhere to spend money. I spent the entertainment funds on a great lunch (cod … Continue reading

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Burro Bridge Campground

The Burro Bridge campground in the San Juan National Forest is wonderful. The elevation is 9,107 feet and the wildflowers are blooming like crazy. Mornings are chilly (I can see my breath) and the days, so far, have been rainy with a … Continue reading

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Budget for June 10- July 10

The budget, thanks to getting paid and free camping, is looking very healthy. For the first time I spent money from the entertainment section … a Kindle book for $1.99, pasta and ice cream for $12.73 and a handful of … Continue reading

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