Entries by Richard

Petoskey Motorcoach Resort

This is our home for the week at the Petoskey Motorcoach Resort. This is a small park with about 70 or so sites — although it seems to be only two-thirds full right now. It is a very quiet and relaxing property. The resort is beautifully maintained and the landscaping details remind me of a […]

Engine Trouble

“Ding!” What was that sound? Was it the GPS? No. Was it one of the iPhones? No. It was the coach. Specifically, a warning sound from the dash, an amber engine warning light. It came on during our drive from Port Huron, Michigan to Petoskey, Michigan. We had perhaps three hours of driving left before […]

Port Huron KOA

We made it! From our home, across the U.S. border, to our first waypoint, Port Huron KOA. The drive was almost six hours and trouble free. We stopped for fuel at the Flying J in Napanee, Ontario. Another stop for lunch at a service centre near Cambridge, Ontario. And then customs. How I worried about […]

Bon Voyage

We head out on our first real road trip with the Castaway early Saturday morning. The excitement is building as we get ready to cast off. Ok, I know. That was a pretty bad pun. We built our packing list for the trip and we have been refining it as we go. It has helped […]