Visiting CapRock Winery

CapRock Winery Entrance

The KOA in Texas that we were workamping at in the summer in 2017, had a fairly stocked store. They sold your normal camping supply stuff like RV accessories, hoses, and misc replacement parts. They also carried gifts like drinking glasses, wind-chimes and clothing and of course the cold drink section. My wife’s favorite section … Read more

American Windmill Museum

American Wind And Power Road Sign

Brief History The American Windmill Museum is the largest windmill museum in the world. It sits on 28 acres just east of Lubbock Texas. It features over 160 American style windmills. As our time in Texas was coming to an end we were thinking about hitting one more place. We just had that urge to … Read more

Texas Air And Space Museum

Air Museum Sign

Many times while we are relaxing at our campsite, we like to sit at the rear of our RV and watch the planes and helicopters take off and land at the airport behind us. Bell Helicopter is located there and makes one of the coolest helicopters I have ever seen. The Osprey. They put them … Read more

Palo Duro Canyon State Park

Palo Duro Entrance Sign

About 30 minutes from the KOA campground we are at in Amarillo in a town called Canyon is a State Park called Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Maybe you have heard of it. It’s only the second largest canyon in the USA. The Largest being the Grand Canyon. There are numerous ways to explore the … Read more

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway

Caprock Entrance Sign

Part of our Canyon Week we went to Caprock Canyon State Park. We had been told about this place by one of the guests that we had been chatting with at the campground we are workamping at. Although located about an hour and a half from where we are in Amarillo, this park did not … Read more

Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

On a day we were supposed to ride out to the canyon, the weather forecast had other ideas. They were calling for severe storms so we had to make a change of plans. Those plans were to visit the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum. The Perks Of Going Mid-Week Now Chris and I are not really museum … Read more

Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument

Monument Sign

As we rode around looking for cool roads to ride, we saw a sign on the side of the road that said “Historic Monument” 1 mile. Ok, we’re game. We took the left at the next sign and found ourselves heading for the Alibates Flint Quarry National Monument. Changed Names Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument … Read more

The Big Texan

Car Front View

First, let me say I generally would not add a restaurant to a day trip adventure. We do not eat at restaurants often. I decided to add this because we love photo ops and this place had a ton of them!!! Even though it’s not really a day trip, it was still a fun time … Read more

Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum

RV Museum Entrance

The RV Museum is actually located at the rear of Jack Sisemore Traveland RV dealership. You will need to walk through the main showroom and walk out the back and into another building. There was an extremely nice young lady at a desk when you first walk in and she directed us towards the door we … Read more

Spring Canyon

Dam From A Distance

Spring Canyon is a Valley in North Texas just Northwest of Sanford. It is a small picnic area with a dam on one side and a small beach area on the other side. It is accessed off Rt 687 (Main St). You will drive down a winding road the declines into the canyon. The first … Read more