Getting to Valdez is less about the destination, and ALL about the drive! I hope this gives you an idea of how absolutely stunning our journey was!
Hey! I’m Shannon and I’ve been traveling with my daughter Talula (Sweet “T”) and our 3 dogs since June 2016! We have visited 41 states, 2 Canadian provinces and have driven over 30,000 miles together! We currently live in and travel in a 30ft Class C Tioga Ranger motorhome, but we previously traveled with a Nissan Xterra that towed a 20ft Rockwood Mini-Lite travel trailer. We boondock (free-camp, dry-camp, off-grid) about 90% of the time. We’ve camped at Walmarts, Cracker Barrels, Cabelas, casinos, airports, roadside pull-outs, rest stops, and on public lands(BLM.) I am a photographer and writer, but most importantly, i’m a mother.
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Cameras – Samsung Galaxy s9+, GoPro Hero 4 Silver, and Nikon D7100.
Where are you from? Oregon in the Columbia River Gorge.
Where are you going? Currently we are driving to Alaska!
How old are you? I’m 35 and my daughter is 10.
What do you do for work? I’m a photographer that specializes in lifestyle photography. My real passion is travel photography!
What kind of dogs do you have? Uma (F, 9 y/o) is a terrier mix, Diego (M, 3 y/o) is a Manchester Terrier, and Kitt (F, 1 y/o) is a chi-min-pin. All are rescues! #adoptdontshop
What kind of RV do you have? A 2008 30ft Class C Tioga Ranger.
Fuel economy: 10 miles/gallon
Fridge, stove, oven, furnace, and hot water heater all run on propane.
We have an on-board generator that can power our other appliances and the A/C.
How do you get around when your motorhome is parked? We have a 2018 Benno Boost e-bike