Just for giggles here are the numbers for dollar cost and miles for our trip: Miles traveled: 6656 Hours of driving: 137 Average miles per hour: 48.5 Tolls: ~$150 (5 axels) Gallons of diesel fuel: 795 Average diesel fuel cost per gallon: $2.71 Cost of fuel:$2154 Average MPG: 8.4 We did not deduct the running […]
On Monday 09/25/17. What a trip, it all seems like a flash in time, which all things considered, that’s what it is. I will post numbers and costs of the trip, when we get it all added up, just for the heck of it, and that might benefit some of you for costs of travel. […]
Fairmont is about 15 miles west of Butte, Montana. On our way here today we drove in snow while halfway between Helena and Butte on the Continental Divide. The Divide on I-15 is at 6300 ft elevation. This whole area is a great drive with beautiful mountain scenery. If anyone sees this and is going […]
We will spend a couple of nights at the Ft. Harrison Army Post Famcamp while visiting more family in Helena. There were several not so good reviews on this Famcamp and don’t see why. I think it is a very good place with full hookups and a nice view of the mountains around Helena. Ft […]
We stopped here on the trip East, So we are back here headed West. Always good to be here with family, and oh my goodness at the good food. The ride here was a ride with head and side winds and many hills. That’s the typical ride here in this neck of the woods. We […]
Another leg done on the trip. We stayed at the same RV park as we did headed East. Should have known better. the place is a huge dust bowl. And apparently exercising no control over where pets do their business. Tomorrow, on the road to Forsyth, Montana, and all the forest fire smoke as we […]
We are at a pretty nice RV park in Fargo. Lindenwood RV Park is a city park along the Red River. Kind of crowded but doable. Tomorrow, on the road to Bismarck, ND.