Travel Blogs from Apache Junction, United States

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It Snowed in AZ!!!!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

It Snowed in AZ!!!!

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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Looks to be a Winter wonder land here today.  Hope all are not freezing! ...

Perry and Rebecca, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Perry and Rebecca

A travel blog entry by topanga

At 15h45 we finaly arrived at Perrys place.  On the way up to here we did stop a couple of times to take pictures.  Because offcourse that is the most important part why we are travelling : enjoying the scenerary. After settleling in, Perry ...

Desert Times, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Desert Times

A travel blog entry by ggmoffatt

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... the mobile home park where Gord's parents owned a lovely spot and enjoyed for many years. We were a little disappointed in the state of the park now but things are always changing. We have realyy enjoyed our stay at Apache Junction and the side ...

Kenny Miller's SuperStars - A Great Show!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Kenny Miller's SuperStars - A Great Show!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  Tonight, we splurged a whole $5.00 apiece to go to a show here in the hall at our RV Park.  Our expectations, to be honest, weren't really high, but we'd heard that Kenny Miller, the performer, did one heck of a show.  The rumors were ...

Happy New Year!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Happy New Year!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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   Sitting at the pool today, here in our park at the base of the Superstition Mountains, I couldn't help but think how wonderful our life has been, and how lucky we are to be able to live this way!    It's New Year's Day, it was ...

Apache Junction, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Apache Junction

A travel blog entry by ddgfraser

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Camp: Lost Dutchman State Park We've been here before, so decided to stay for a few extra days. Great scenery, good hiking into the famous Superstition Wilderness, Syphon Draw. This is the other end of the Tonto National Forest that we saw in Peyson. ...

All Around A.J.: Organ Stop Pizza, St. Paddy's Day, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

All Around A.J.: Organ Stop Pizza, St. Paddy's Day

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  In our last entry, I mentioned Organ Stop Pizza - the nearby restaurant built around the largest Wurlitzer Organ in the world!  This was the second time we'd been there - their pizza is quite good, and being able to enjoy wonderful(and free!) ...

Our Summer is Set at Cedarlane RV Park!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Our Summer is Set at Cedarlane RV Park!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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 Hi All!  Just waned to share the news about where we'll be living and working this summer!  As you know, we've been looking for a work-camping job in or near Ann Arbor Michigan (where Mom and my Sister Jill and her family live) - since we ...

Welcome to a New Phase of our Full-Timing Life!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Welcome to a New Phase of our Full-Timing Life!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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... the first entry in this year's TravelPod.  We're starting 2009 right where we finished 2008 - at Countryside RV Resort in Apache Junction, Arizona, where our job as night and weekend camp hosts will keep us until mid-April.   In between, ...

This 'n That, Stuff 'n Things, Notes 'n News, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

This 'n That, Stuff 'n Things, Notes 'n News

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  Hello Again from Apache Junction, Arizona.  While we've been hearing so much about the vicious cold weather and winter storms many/most of you have been suffering through, we've been enjoying a winter warm-up here.  Yesterday, it was 94 ...

Same Stuff (Mostly!), Different Month!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Same Stuff (Mostly!), Different Month!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  Wow!  I can't believe it's been a month and a half since I posted an update here...I think there's a couple of reasons for that - (1) Since we're not traveling like we have in the past, there doesn't seem to be as much to share that would be ...

Wait, where did January go??, Usery Mountain Regional Park, United States travel blog

Wait, where did January go??

A travel blog entry by thesairs

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And, just like that, the first month of the new year is gone!  How is that even possible??  Am I the only one who has noticed that time seems to be flying by....Anyway, here is a quick synopsis of what happened in the last 30 days. We spent the ...

IT'S A WRAP!  OUR YEAR ON THE ROAD-By the numbers, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

IT'S A WRAP! OUR YEAR ON THE ROAD-By the numbers

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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 Well, we're back at our winter home and work-camping location in Apache Junction, Arizona.   It's a bit warmer here than those last few days in California were, but still cold enough at night to require the electric blanket and to peek out ...

Functionin' at the Junction! Our new winter home!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Functionin' at the Junction! Our new winter home!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  We've settled into our winter "home", and started working (but not very hard!) as camp hosts here in Apache Junction, Arizona, about 40 miles east of Phoenix, at the foot of the Superstition Mountains.  Our job as camp hosts entails being on ...

Warm, warmer, hot!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Warm, warmer, hot!

A travel blog entry by steppingout

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Where are you guaranteed sun and warm temperatures - Phoenix, of course!  So we headed back north west from Texas to hang out in the sun.  We decided to splurge a bit and have a 3 day getaway (traveling is stressful you know!!) and booked a ...

Virginia Savage/ Casa Grande Ruins/ Lost Dutchman, Lost Dutchman State Park, United States travel blog

Virginia Savage/ Casa Grande Ruins/ Lost Dutchman

A travel blog entry by gsnakehill

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... with the tornado watches!          Wednesday, April 10 – Lost Dutchman State Park, Apache Junction, AZ     This park is off the Apache Trail in the Tonto National Forest.   There are ...

It rained buckets here, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

It rained buckets here

A travel blog entry by wmaxtman

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   It was sunny and warm when we got back to Apache Junction on Sunday. We opened up the camper, put on our short pants and unpacked....felt great after having a cool (sometimes cold) week in Branson. However, it was short-lived!    ...

Goldfield:  Reconstructed  mining town, Goldfield, United States travel blog

Goldfield: Reconstructed mining town

A travel blog entry by mchao

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We started our first full day of sightseeing with a side trip to a reconstructed mining town called Goldfield, about an hour outside of Phoenix.  We picked up our car at the airport--it was down to a PT cruiser or a Nissan Altima, and Jess claimed ...

2 Sites, and a Surgery...., Apache Junction, United States travel blog

2 Sites, and a Surgery....

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

  We pulled into our planned site yesterday, only to discover it wasn't long enough for us.  Took some time to look around the park for another option, using the list of available sites that we'd gotten 3 weeks ago.  Found one that we ...

Waiting Out a 'Severe Spring Storm', Usery Mountain Regional Park, United States travel blog

Waiting Out a 'Severe Spring Storm'

A travel blog entry by momadunc

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Our plan was originally to head north from Mesa to connect with I-40 and head to Albuquerque, but Mother Nature got in our way.  A forecast of a 'severe' spring storm which managed to close parts of I-40 and the upper section of I-17 with snow ...

December in Arizona, gold Canyon, United States travel blog

December in Arizona

A travel blog entry by teamcc

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December 1, 2009 – Wow December already! This is Carols last day here so in AM she packed and we hung out here till around 2:30. I glued my broken Mexican pot back together, we put up the Christmas tree outdoors-had forgotten the stand for it but a ...

Fun with the kids, and Race Days @PIR!, Apache Junction and Avondale, United States travel blog

Fun with the kids, and Race Days @PIR!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

  We've kept really busy these last two weeks, spending lots of time with Jess, Tom and Zach, playing ping pong on their new table, cooking and eating lots of meals together, and even going to races at Phoenix International Raceway with them!   ...

Nice Simple KOA in the Desert, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Nice Simple KOA in the Desert

A travel blog entry by rscof

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The Apache Junction stop was really needed. Mom did laundry for about 4 hours while dad cooked dinner...this was our last night here. Before that though we visited my dads uncle Dick and Aunt Carolyn which snowbird down here in the winter, because they ...

Canyon Lake, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Canyon Lake

A travel blog entry by teknorac

Speedbåd og ...

Face the Facts!  A Summary of 2013 Details., Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Face the Facts! A Summary of 2013 Details.

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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... IN 2013: 28 (+ Quebec and Ontario, Canada)               8 Yr Total: 46 States/4 Provinces 2013# OF PYKESONTHEGO TRAVELPOD ENTRIES: 78 (Last year: 64; 82 in '11; 40 in '10; 34 in '09, ...

A difficult time in our life, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

A difficult time in our life

A travel blog entry by wmaxtman

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   We were back in Arizona trying to carry on with the fun things we enjoy but keeping daily tabs on how Wayne's brother Jerry was doing at the VA Hospital in Fargo and it wasn't good. He had developed pneumonia as a result of the lung cancer ...

March in Apache Junction AZ, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

March in Apache Junction AZ

A travel blog entry by teamcc

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... looking like rain when we arrived home around 6PM. http://arizonatrailways.com/cs/blogs/trails/archive/2008/06/26/Coke-Ovens-Florence-Junction.aspx  - there are some great pictures and history of the ovens at this link. Hope you take time to check ...

We're here (and so is winter!), Apache Junction, United States travel blog

We're here (and so is winter!)

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  We're all settled into our back-at-work lifestyle here at Countryside RV Resort in Apache Junction.  Despite our continuing dislike of mornings, we are getting back into the swing, and generally enjoying the opportunity to be of value to the ...

Pre-Race Preparations near Phoenix!, Apache Junction, United States travel blog

Pre-Race Preparations near Phoenix!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  We left Bullhead City, Arizona this morning, making the five+ hour trek to Apache Junction, just east of Phoenix.  Next week will be our great Nascar Race long weekend at Phoenix International Raceway, so we'll have a lot of shopping and ...

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Back "home" again in AJ!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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   After Greg's visit to ER last week in Pahrump, we decided it made sense to get to Apache Junction sooner, rather than later, as Greg needed a follow-up appointment with a doctor, and we had already decided that we'd come back here to work at ...

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