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Sep 10, 2020 by Arthur

2020 Van Life Rock Tour: Kanab to Bryce Canyon, Utah

We leave Kanab and travel to and through Bryce Canyon National Park. The views are outstanding and truly display the handywork of our Creator God. The uniqueness of Bryce Canyon is a drawing card or many tourists and nature lovers. Come with us and see for yourself.

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Sep 09, 2020 by Arthur

2020 Van Life Rock Tour: Kanab, Utah and Grand Canyon, Arizona

Kanab UT is a very small but unusual town with a long history. Over 300 movies and TV shows were filmed here, so far. Be sure to visit "Little Hollywood" on the way to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon.

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Sep 07, 2020 by Arthur

2020 Van Life Rock Tour: We're Marching to Zion

Once occupied by Paiute Indians, the Mormans in 1850 settled the region and named the area Zion, which means " a place of refuge!" It also refers to Israel, and especially the city of Jerusalem. There are many features with Biblical names in the park: such as, Great White Throne, Court of the Patriarchs, Angel's Landing, and The Watchman. Join us as we travel through this amazing part of God's creation!

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Sep 06, 2020 by Arthur

Salt Lake City & Utah Fires

Join us as we brave the summer fires in Utah and visit Salt Lake City on our way down to Canyon Country.

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Sep 05, 2020 by Arthur

Craters of the Moon

Covers the drive from Glacier to Craters of the Moon, mostly on US-93. This is the longer version, including a blast to the past and a unique taste treat.

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Sep 03, 2020 by Arthur

Far From Home - Glacier National Park

From Michigan to Montana, after nine days and about 1800 miles of driving across US-2, the northernmost route, we arrived at Glacier, a place that for many years we had dreamed of seeing. And even though part of the park was closed, this dramatic and inspiring masterpiece of nature did not disappoint. Around every bend and along every trail we gasped in wonder at the heights and depths of this awesome work of God. Join us as we attempt to share just a little of that experience.

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Aug 30, 2020 by Arthur

700 Miles Across Montana

The final segment of our nine days of travel along US-2 toward Glacier National Park. Crossing from North Dakota into Montana, we spend two more days driving across the plains, with stops at Glasgow, Fort Peck Dam and Lake, Saco, Chinook, Havre, Shelby, and Cut Bank. After our 700-mile trek across Montana, we arrive at the west entrance to Glacier at Apgar.

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Aug 27, 2020 by Arthur

Across the Plains

Fortified with a van-life breakfast, we search for an elusive field of sunflowers. Leaving Minnesota, we explore Grand Forks, North Dakota, then head across the plains toward the geographic center of North America at Rugby, ending the day at the Scandinavian Heritage Park in Minot.

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Aug 26, 2020 by Arthur

The Mighty Mississippi

From the Roadrunner's favorite place to shop, Acme Tools, to Itasca Park and the headwaters of the mighty Mississippi River, our tour continues with great enjoyment. Van-trekking is a great way to see the wonders and beauties of the great United States of America.

Have you ever walked across the mighty Mississippi? You can …if you're in the right spot, in Itasca State Park. And we give a little insight into cooking in the van.

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Aug 25, 2020 by Arthur

A Real Indian Chief: Chief Jay

As we travel, we hope to interview interesting people that we meet. Hear Chief Jay as he speaks with us about some of the issues that confront native Americans today.

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Aug 25, 2020 by Arthur

Something Smells Fishy

Smoked Fish, a Big Fish, Enger Tower, Judy Garland, and Chief Jay are all highlights of Day 6 on our Adventure. But only the smoked fish and the big fish actually fit the "fishy smell" title. Don't miss the interview with Chief Jay that we had during the evening.

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Aug 24, 2020 by Arthur

One of a Kind

Frank Lloyd Wright gas station, flower garden, and the waterfront in Duluth, MN are highlights on this day of our travel.

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Aug 24, 2020 by Arthur

One of a Kind: Betty's Garden

Enjoy the interview conducted with a marvelous lady named Betty that we met in Duluth MN. Betty transformed a 200 foot strip of land near her waterfront home.

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Aug 23, 2020 by Arthur

A Day of Rest

Sabbath Rest in Ashland, WI: City of fish, murals, and iron ore. Join us as we take a little tour.

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Aug 22, 2020 by Arthur

Upper Michigan's Iron Country

Iron Mountain, Iron River, Ironwood, an Olympic ski jump, a pasty competition, and Hiawatha. Come ride with us.

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