Category Archives: Boondocking

2015=A ‘cabin’ goes up!

When I made the annual journey to Kings Vista to enjoy another summer, I never dreamed what would unfold over the next months.  My wife and I had been thinking we wanted to find a more permanent place for our … Continue reading

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More power to you! Kings Vista 2015

A new summer at our idyllic getaway.  In a previous post I talked about solar power.  This year, given the lower cost of solar panels, we decided to add a couple of hundred watts to our existing system.  I ordered … Continue reading

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From the cave

My good friend Bob Badger has been “Badgering” me to post more on my blog.  I mentioned to him, yesterday, that my Blog was centered around living off the grid in the summer months and it seemed I had saturated … Continue reading

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Kings Vista 2014

First step, pick up the water trailer from storage, go load some water from the local water place (great guys, I tell you), then transport to the Vista.  Here I am backing the trailer down one drive to pull up … Continue reading

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Of birds and people

I have had a wonderful summer, so far, although the beginning of it wasn’t so great with the fires in Colorado, the smoke, the wind, etc, but then we rolled into July and have had a good bit of rain … Continue reading

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The Summer of ’13

OK, I want to start this by making you hungry.  My son told me about these quick and easy hash browns and I love ‘em!  Just add some hot water to the line in the carton, let ‘em sit for … Continue reading

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Power for the people! (Or just power trippin’)

It all starts here, naturally.  Something to capture those wonderful, free solar rays to start the process.  These panels came with our 5th wheel when it was new in 2000.  However, some terrific modifications to the system since then.  These … Continue reading

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