Roadtrippin’

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Roadtrippin’

 

Follow a map, make a memory . . .

Here you’ll find articles that may include some scenery or vintage trailer pictures that have actually been taken “on the road” while camping along the way with one of our own vintage trailers.

Others may be from published historical vintage journals, diaries or newspapers.

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  • Roadtrippin’ in Lone Pine to the Silver Spur Mine 2016

    This roadtrip is dedicated to vintage trailerites, Andy & Judy Bennett. The Silver Spur Mine and many other mines in the area were once claimed/owned by Andy’s grandmother. We thank Andy for sharing this special location and its history, upclose and personal, with our vintage trailer group.  Andy & Judy Lone Pine is one of our favorite places to camp

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  • Roadtrip Destination: 2016 Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee

    Mark Twain immortalized the Calaveras County Fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee in his short story “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County”. I have always been interested in attending the Calaveras County Fair because of the history surrounding it to find out what it was about and to see those famous jumping frogs (expecting it to be similar to

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  • Roadtrippin’ the Cerro Gordo Mining [Ghost] Town

    While enjoying a weekend at the vintage trailer 3rd Annual Lone Pine Roundup in October 2015, we were already aware the area was rich with historical sites to explore such as the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, National Manzanar Historical Relocation Camp, Bishop, the Alabama Hills, Laws Railroad Museum and more . . . Many in the group have wanted to explore

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  • Roadtrippin’ the Ridge Route

    Well . . . u-m-m-m . . .this section is primarily purposed to include roadtrips taken with our vintage trailer; but, this 40 minute trip from our house in our daily-use vehicle just has to be shared. We have always wanted to drive the Ridge Route through the Tehachapi and San Gabriel Mountains, but portions of it have been closed

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  • 6th Annual Buellton Bash 2015

    6th Annual Buellton Vintage Trailer Bash 2015 September 25 – 27 175 vintage trailers with their occupants converged on the Danish Hamlet of Buellton, California to show and share their retro-vintage trailers, vehicles and accessories at the Flying Flags RV Park on Friday, September 25th. There is so much to do in the area — the Danish town of Solvang

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