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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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Safety Equipment while Truck Camping

I hate the jack that came with the truck (Toyota Tacoma 2006). It is puny. I was whining about this one day and Michael said, “But you need a Hi-Lift jack, anyway.” I do? Well, I did some research and … Continue reading

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More Tool Ideas for Truck Camping

A fella by the name of Mello Mike does a helpful blog about truck camping. He invited a friend, Jeff Reynolds (aka Jefe4x4), a few questions. Here is Jefe’s take on gear do he considers essential when going off-road. A … Continue reading

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Baja, Mexico

I have started thinking about Mexico. How warm it is. How cheap some things are. How I can speak Spanish. How the fishing in the ocean is free from the shore. How I love Mexican food and literature and comics … Continue reading

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Shade

I have been quietly fretting over the cost of the poles that were going to hold up the tarp that would provide shade and shelter from rain. They were Kelty Adjustable Tarp Poles, and cost about $40 each. That was $80 … Continue reading

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