Author Archives: RockyNH

Months End….

Just a little wrap up to the Month… Van Service – on the 19th, took it into the dealers (Dodge) for a heater problem. Turns out a bad heater core so it is ordered and will likely get replaced when … Continue reading

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VanVenture Part V Final

Wednesday the 11th, we drove a few hours over to Standish Maine to visit my long time friend Ron Peeling. We go back to 2001 and he rode many an occasion with Lyn and I and we periodically met somewhere … Continue reading

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VanVenture Part IV Bonus

I met a young lady online, through a good friend. She is also a van owner (identical to mine) and she was up in Bar Harbor Maine. I decided to go up and say Hello and compare our modifications. She … Continue reading

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VanVenture Part III Memorial

This is the primary purpose of this trip, the Rolling Thunder Fallen Members Ride, to honor and remember those New Hampshire members that passed away. I went last year and it was an emotional experience that I cherished as we … Continue reading

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VanVenture Part II NH

I arrived on Thursday the 5th of September. Visited a neighbor Kevin and then over to my other neighbor Steve’s house. Steve graciously allowed me to park in his yard for the next 3 nights! He lives 3 doors down … Continue reading

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VanVenture Part 1 The Drive!

On Monday 9/2, Maggie and I hit the road for a 2 week VanVenture to the North Country. The primary purpose was the Rolling Thunder Memorial in NH. This is an annual event where the Chapter honors its members that … Continue reading

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Service Call to Gainesville

I have had a couple issues with the Roadtrek Van, one involving the solar controller (loose fire) and the other with the refrigerator (too cold). I have been able to work around these but wanted to get them fixed before … Continue reading

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Last of the Practice Runs

On August 18th, Maggie and i headed out for a short 4 day camping run. The primary purpose was to set up and and boondock (no hookups) and move and do it again. During this trip, we decided to incorporate … Continue reading

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Buster Beagle

On August 11th, I got a call regarding an emergency rescue of a dog and the dog had to be picked up that day. I made arrangements to do that and agreed to foster for a few days until they … Continue reading

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Region J Coalition

August 14th was the Region J Hospital Coalition Quarterly Regional meeting. W me 4 times per year to share ideas and be better prepared for emergencies as the pertain to GA Hospitals. I work directly with Memorial University Medical Center, … Continue reading

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Maison Returns!

Maison is back in our care. Her caretakers are going on a trip to Ireland and I was asked to Babysit her during that time. She was with me again from the 31st until August 10th. She was a joy … Continue reading

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New Grill for Camper

I needed to find a small grill for the camper. A class B Van has limited real estate for storage so you have to really think out what you are packing in it. Primary is do you need it?Secondary is … Continue reading

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Foster Dog Updates

This is just a tad late, but wanted to update on the foster dog situation here at the house. If you remember, I ended up with 2 fosters after a rescue trip in May to SC, Maison and Sammi. Sammi … Continue reading

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Shakedown Cruise I

Monday, July 22nd, Maggie and I headed down the road for a 4 day shakedown cruise of the Camper Van. One problem had already appeared as my solar shutdown. I suspect it is a loose connection and just need to … Continue reading

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Florida Trip (Van Pickup)

Ok, all arrangements were made for the Florida trip to get my new Van from Sunshine State RV. Tuesday, July 9th was the prep day. I went in and paid my Insurance and got a binder… met up with Maison’s … Continue reading

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