Day 39/40/41 – Billings, Billings, Billings

Billings MT – 24-26th July 2021 Saturday 24th July Dave has already left and making his way before I am up, so I didn’t get a chance to wish him safe travels. He seemed like a really nice guy, he was from Texas and is touring with 2 of his buddies, staying mostly on camp …
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Day 38 – Hardly Hardin

Billings to Billings MT – 23rd July 2021 I am up very early to get everything set up for work. I am going to be working in Walt’s den as that is the most convenient place both for privacy and less disturbance for Terra who works from home. After I finish I get everything ready. …
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Day 37 – Chillin’ in Billings

Billings MT – 22nd July 2021 Today I am taking some time to catch up the blog, as usual, do my washing and just generally chill out. I do go out on the bike briefly to visit the local shops. Terra has recommended a visit to Scheels, a massive department store as I am still …
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Day 36 – Yellowstone 0 – Yellow Banana 1

Belgrade to Billings MT – 21st July 2021 I leave Belgrade and am heading down towards Yellowstone National Park to see Old Faithful. The sky is much clearer this morning so I can get some photos of the surroundings without the constant smoke haze. Not exactly the ‘big sky’ Montana is famous for, but certainly …
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Day 35 – Bitterroot, Fire and Brimstone

Florence to Belgrade MT – 20th July 2021 So yesterday I only managed less than a hundred miles in total, not very far. I really need to get myself organised and make sure I have somewhere to stay tonight before I set off. I decide to try one of the Bunkas who was full last …
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Day 34 – Stalker Alert!

St Ignatius to Florence MT – 19th July 2021 Ok the feedback on the sleeping arrangements last night.. well sweaty is my only comment, I hope the sheets and sleeping bags get washed between stays! Due to this I am up really early, I take myself over to the greenhouse to get a coffee and …
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Day 33 – Three State Day

Wilbur WA to St Ignatius MT – 18th July 2021 Back on the road today and before I leave I knock next door to say a fond farewell to Peg, Tom and of course Lucy. I have thoroughly enjoyed spending some time with them and am eternally grateful for the use of their wifi. Peg …
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Day 31/32 – Lucy, Leprechauns and Neon

Wilbur MT – 16/17th July 2021 After and excellent nights sleep I awake refreshed and ready to enjoy my stay in my wee log cabin. It is just delightful Inside is also very compact but perfect The toilet is actually very clever, when you flush the refill comes in via the brass pipe into the …
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Day 30 – Lush to Dust

Sedro-Woolley to Wilbur, WA – 15th July 2021 This morning I have a chance for a longer chat with Tamara and Rani. Rani, who I thought was Ronnie for a while as this is what it sounded like, is from Israel and as soon as he says that I realise he has already stayed with …
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Day 29 – Yoo Hoo Canada

Joyce to Sedro Woolley, WA – 14th July 2021 I had a pretty comfortable night in the RV, it’s been a long while since I slept in a mobile home, I used to caravan many years ago, but always with a tow along, until a lorry crashed into our last one and wrote it off. …
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