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7 great reasons to camp in the Arizona desert during the winter


For many, camping is synonymous with summer however we’ve found that the Arizona desert may have just as much to offer during the winter.  It’s definitely the place to go if you’d like to log more camping nights in your year or if you’re like us and just don’t have time to camp much during the summer months.  I’ve experienced my fair share of heat from 11 years...

Boondocking in San Isabel National Forest’s Four Mile Area


We had been home for over a month.  The camping craving was kicking in.  So without much of a plan we packed the truck and headed South. We got to Buena Vista and decided to check out trail #30 from our Colorado Backroads & 4×4 Trails guidebook (a great resource for exploring Colorado’s back country via roads rated easy, moderate and difficult).  Within the first two...


Hi!  We’re Mark & Michele, a couple of modern-day nomads perfecting the art of slow, perpetual travel.  We believe that being debt-free and free to roam is the ultimate freedom.  This blog is where we share our travels as well as our insights in to this lifestyle that we absolutely love.  We hope you enjoy it!


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