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Questions Asked Truck Campers

Where are you going? Here and there: There are so many exciting places to see, so many interesting people, so much nature to smell and taste. So many challenges, so much. There is no telling where I am going. These … Continue reading

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Heading Where?

This will be the year to discover New Mexico.New Mexico has an annual state park pass ($225 for out of state residents) that allows access and camping in all of their state parks. There are approximately 33 places to camp. Each … Continue reading

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Map addiction

  Day to day I depend on paper maps (DeLorme and Benchmark ) while truck camping. Visiting local libraries gives great access to the internet’s warehouse of digital maps.   publiclands.org  is my favorite. Then I check  out freecampsites. A new map, for fun … Continue reading

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Surprising Finds Continued

Garbage Garbage was a constant problem. Between bears, mice and paper trash I was overwhelmed at times. I learned to unpack all food before storing in the truck. Cereal, for example, got poured into plastic containers. The box and the bag … Continue reading

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Surprising Finds after 6 months of Truck Camping

Surprise #1 :  I  thought that finding the perfect  place to  camp would depended on hours of research and days of map reading.   The best  places came from the rangers, gas station clerks, librarians, and other campers. The image below shows  my first Colorado … Continue reading

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