New River Retreat
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... motor home.
That was the era when CB radios were becoming popular on the road. I got one and had "Twin Trucker" antennas
installed on either side of the vehicle behind the cab. They protruded about 2’ above the top but
made for great radio reception. Since
the vehicle was new to me, I put a sign on the dash as a reminder of the height
to the top… but I forgot to include the antennae. On our ...
... Additionally, sometime yesterday the safety glass in the cabover bunk escape window exploded, sending glass everywhere. Put on a temporary repair (Gorilla Tape) when we stopped for the night tonight. Gorilla Tape is the successor to Duct Tape and MUCH stronger.
Cool and rainy as we travel through the Shenandoah Valley, stopping tonight ...
... trail magic soda!).
We decided on another day of hiking on the longer side of our average for the next day, even though the terrain looked suspiciously like the ridge that annoyed us so much the other day. Thankfully, this was much easier, and it turned into a pleasant day's walk, including finding another cooler full of drinks and Little Debbie snacks left for hikers right near the end. After partaking of the bounty, we slowly wandered up a hill (on the trail ...
We came across this guy - James E. Turner - who was selling paintings on the street. We ended up buying a little painting, and ...
... stop with beautiful flowering trees, and in the afternoon, in Virginia, we actually saw cows with baby calves in green fields and beautiful purple flowered trees along the highway.
I think spring has finally arrived for us. Also, we just passed 40,000 miles in the RV – that's a lot of driving!