Anderson To Nicolaus, California

Mary is no longer available for RV traveling, but we remain good friends.
Sadly Mary is struggling with health issues. To see the latest about her situation, click here
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I’m currently in my 24th year of full-time RVing and my lifestyle is changing, For more info click here

Yesterday I drove the motorhome 123 miles from Anderson to Nicolaus, California.


I started the day driving south on Interstate Highway 5…





As always you may left click upon an image to see an enlarged view and then click once again to see an even larger view…










After about 20 miles I reached Red Bluff on got on California Highway 99 South. With slower speed limits and a lot less of 18 wheelers, it’s a lot less stressful and more pleasant drive through miles of fruit orchards. It goes through a number of small towns with an occasional traffic light…






On the two-lane portions, speed limits are typically 55 miles per hour…






With an occasional road repair…






On the four-lane portions, speed limits are typically 65 miles per hour. California State Law has a maximum of 55 miles per hour for all towing vehicles. Since I’m towing the Bronco, that means me…






Near my overnight parking location there are lots of walnut orchards…











I’m parked at Thousand Trails Lake Minden RV Resort. The X marks my location in the below Google Earth image…





My camping spot…






Here’s the usual dinette window photo…




Lake Minden is a convenient place to spend the night when approaching Mary’s home from the north. Google Earth is telling me I’ve got 113 miles to go until I arrive at Mary’s home at Murphys, California later this morning.


To read all about Nicolaus, click this link…,_California




I hope you enjoyed the photos!

Forecast for today is mostly sunny and 93 degrees. To Danged hot!!!!

Enjoying nice weather is another joy in the life of a full-time RVer!

The red dot on the below map shows my approximate location in the State of California. You may double left-click the map to make it larger…




Enjoying 65-75 degree temperatures with low humidity most of the year is a primary joy in the RVing lifestyle!

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving”…Albert Einstein


My current travel rig is a 2006 Fleetwood 26′ Class A Motorhome and a towed 1986 Ford Bronco II, Eddie Bauer Model. This photo was taken in the desert at Slab City near Niland, California…


On October 27, 2012, I created a two-minute video titled America The Beautiful. The music America The Beautiful is by Christopher W. French. The photos, which I randomly selected, are from the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Tennessee, Washington and West Virginia (not shown in that order)…are mine. Yup, That’s me standing in front of the Post Office in Luckenbach, Texas…Y’all!

Click this link to start the video. Make sure you have your speakers turned on and go to full screen asap.

If you would like to see my YouTube videos, click this link…

There are more than 700 photo albums in my Picasa Web Albums File. To gain access, you simply have to click this link…

If you have not checked out my Ramblin Man’s Photos Blog, you can do so by clicking this link…

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All original works copyrighted – Jim Jaillet -2019

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One thought on “Anderson To Nicolaus, California

  1. Carl Nutter

    Yes Sir! I enjoy your pictures!
    Thanks for sharing!
    Carl Nutter

    Sent from my iPhone

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