Search:

Type: Posts; User: DonnaR57; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Welcome to RTA! I'm not sure what you're...

    Welcome to RTA!

    I'm not sure what you're specifically asking for. It seems a nice plan -- how long are you planning for the trip from Florida to San Francisco? On which legs of the trip did you...
  2. Sticky: Poll: My guess has already passed, so here's another...

    My guess has already passed, so here's another one:

    June 24th, 8 am.

    UPDATE: I was reminded that it is has to 15 or more days hence. OK. July 3, 8 am. Sorry about that!


    Donna
  3. Replies
    3
    Views
    173

    Welcome to RTA! The mileage between the two...

    Welcome to RTA!

    The mileage between the two places is about 1200 miles (by the shortest route), but would take you around Chicago and then along the turnpikes. Normally, that's about a 2-1/2 day...
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    591

    Sticky: Public Campgrounds and sites along US-61, south...

    Public Campgrounds and sites along US-61, south to north. For the purposes of this list, we start at Baton Rouge and move northward. Unless otherwise noted, all campsites are located within 20 miles...
  5. Replies
    4
    Views
    384

    Pet friendly lodging could be had, but depending...

    Pet friendly lodging could be had, but depending on the size of your German shepherd, you could possibly incur a few problems. In general, Motel 6 is pretty good about pets. That is the lodging of...
  6. Replies
    4
    Views
    591

    Sticky: Public Campgrounds and camping along US-54, which...

    Public Campgrounds and camping along US-54, which runs from TX/NM up to I-72 in Pittsfield, Illinois. Unless otherwise noted, all campsites are within 20 miles of the highway, one way. Some other...
  7. The Herbert Hoover National Historic Site...

    The Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, just east of Iowa City, would be a good start. Slightly more off the interstate (80), and on US-6, are the slightly commercialized Amana Colonies, which...
  8. Replies
    2
    Views
    278

    Hi, and welcome to RTA! I've been the one...

    Hi, and welcome to RTA!

    I've been the one that's been researching the campsites along the Interstates and the US Highways, and can tell you that "free" is pretty non-existent. There are very, very...
  9. My brother and my mom just drove US-54 from...

    My brother and my mom just drove US-54 from Tucumcari up as far as Liberal KS, and had no issues. He was driving a 15' U-Haul truck. This was about 2 months ago. I'm not sure which road he used to...
  10. The other question that always comes to mind when...

    The other question that always comes to mind when people post about a moving adventure trip: what are you going to be traveling in, as far as a vehicle is concerned? Moving in a sedan or other...
  11. Replies
    4
    Views
    591

    Sticky: Public Campgrounds and dispersed camping along...

    Public Campgrounds and dispersed camping along US-395, south to north. This list starts at the intersection of US-395 with I-15 in CA. Unless otherwise noted, all campsites are within 20 miles of the...
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    568

    If I had to choose between I-17 and US-60 for...

    If I had to choose between I-17 and US-60 for ease of driving, I'd take the 17 anytime.

    If I-25 is a better fit for you, take it south to Hatch, then take NM-26 (a nice road) to cut over to I-10...
  13. Replies
    4
    Views
    591

    Sticky: Public Campgrounds along US-101, south to north,...

    Public Campgrounds along US-101, south to north, OR and WA. Unless otherwise noted, all campgrounds are within 20 miles of the highway. There may be other campgrounds available; inquire locally.
    ...
  14. Replies
    4
    Views
    591

    Sticky: Camping Along the Great US Highways

    This thread will include camping spots along some of the Great American US Highways. The routes chosen are either long-distance routes, or routes that are long scenic routes. There are many, many US...
  15. Replies
    7
    Views
    832

    To add to GLC's suggestions for overnights: In...

    To add to GLC's suggestions for overnights:

    In the western suburbs of STL, you'll find accommodations at exits 264, 261, 257, 240. In Holbrook AZ, exits 289 and 286 both have hotels right by the...
  16. Glad to meet you, Jesse, and welcome to RTA! I'm...

    Glad to meet you, Jesse, and welcome to RTA! I'm glad that you did introduce yourself, because I'd read all these replies (some to older threads) and wondered a little about your experience.

    The...
  17. Replies
    4
    Views
    758

    I wondered if the OP got the two "B" cities mixed...

    I wondered if the OP got the two "B" cities mixed up -- Niagara Falls being near Buffalo, rather than Boston.


    Donna
  18. Replies
    2
    Views
    746

    Why not show her the Erie Canal while you're in...

    Why not show her the Erie Canal while you're in the area? There are parts of it still visible and a couple of parks dedicated to it. She'll probably be studying the importance of it in the westward...
  19. Replies
    3
    Views
    716

    We don't know much about your interests, but...

    We don't know much about your interests, but throwing out 2 ideas anyway -- Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, or Dinosaur National Monument.

    Or, go one of the other major routes and do the...
  20. Is Tioga Pass open????? Donna

    Is Tioga Pass open?????


    Donna
  21. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,405

    If you take Plan B, you might even want to take 3...

    If you take Plan B, you might even want to take 3 days to get down there. It's just under 1200 miles, figuring mileage to Orlando. If you're going to make stops to see things along the way, that...
  22. Replies
    29
    Views
    6,669

    Welcome to RTA! I don't think the OP of this...

    Welcome to RTA! I don't think the OP of this thread has been back on since 2015.

    Let us know how Mt Rushmore and YNP turn out for you! In late May/early June, they shouldn't be too crowded...
  23. Replies
    2
    Views
    760

    I've actually done that second one, a long long...

    I've actually done that second one, a long long time ago, before there were interstates on Oahu. Lots of things to see on that island!



    Donna
  24. Replies
    52
    Views
    2,499

    Sticky: Thank you for the kudos. Yes, it was a lot of...

    Thank you for the kudos. Yes, it was a lot of work, but a lot of fun. I actually enjoy research, and this called for paper maps and atlases, too....favorite reading material! It also showed me some...
  25. Replies
    2
    Views
    746

    Welcome to RTA! What types of tips or...

    Welcome to RTA!

    What types of tips or suggestions are you looking for? If it's places to see along the way, or driving tips, or???

    Kind of hard to offer you anything if we don't know what...
Results 1 to 25 of 400
Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4

  • MORE TO EXPLORE