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Travels with a teardrop, other tiny trailers, Part II

Possibly the nicest teardrop we have seen, built by Dan Hazard out of Manteca; 5′ wide, 10′ long, with an expanded, luxury rear galley, microwave, air conditioning, generator – very elaborate! Our new 58 Serro Scotty Junior teardrop, with builder Tom Scott, a West Virginia shop teacher. We have towed this little trailer across the […]

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Yellowstone National Park: Old Faithful, hundreds of thermal features, stunning mountains make this year your time to visit America’s oldest national park!

A large herd of bison are framed by the Grand Teton range, just south of Yellowstone Park last summer. Deep blue hot spring on Firehole Lake Drive offers wonderous viewing for young and old; it is right off the roadway! Boardwalk around thermal features at Firehole Lake Drive offers easy and handicapped access. Quake Lake, […]

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Traveling in teardrop trailers and mini-campers…comfy and fun!

This vintage ’63 Metzendorf is a rare find, recently for sale on eBay! This “woody” teardrop was happily camping out in central British Columbia. We spotted this almost new Campmore teardrop on the Oregon coast. One can still find vintage Westfalia campers (Volkswagen) for sale for $5 to $10K! We spied this rental mini-van with […]

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Frugal travel with mini campers!

Our reproduction 58 Scotty teardrop in front of giant fifth-wheel in Yellowstone National Park.   I’ve been retired, now for almost a year and a half, my wife for eight months – we made a pact to do a lot of traveling in the US and Canada the next several years, emphasizing seeing the country […]

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