Round Mountain Rockhound Area is one of two Fire Agate collecting areas (Black Hills Rockhound Area and Round Mountain Rockhound Area) on land under the authority of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in southeastern Arizona. The ground is littered with white chalcedony and bits of red. I saw more sparkles of fire in the material here than at Black Hills...
Category: Life on Wheels
Rockhounding for Fire Agate – Black Hills Rockhound Area, Safford, Arizona
Black Hills Rockhound Area is one of two Fire Agate collecting areas in southeastern Arizona on land under the authority of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). We visited in early November with the Ocotillos glowing in autumnal shades of ruby, copper, and gold before the dark rocky outcroppings of the aptly named Black Hills. Oh, how I love being in these places, whether I find a pretty rock or not.
Campsite Review – Cattle Rest Saloon & RV Park, Wilcox, AZ
Cattle Rest Saloon and RV Park, makes for a perfect overnighter along I-10 through SE Arizona. We stayed at Cattle Rest utilizing our Harvest Host membership which means that we dry camped for free with the expectation of being customers...
Back on the road (and blog) again!
Well, it's been a long 7 week hiatus from blogging and life on the road but we are back! This post is a little personal but also shares a crystal hounding spot in central California and some fun places (and breweries) to visit around Sacramento.
How we roll… our Home on Wheels
Our Rig.... I'll share our journey from the RV we started out in to the one we live in now, the perfect full time RV for us. It took a whole lot of research, some honest communication and a spark of kismet. I'll explain why we chose the Raptor and all the reasons it fit our lifestyle so well.
Acclimating to a temporary stint in the stationary world.
Finding ourselves back among the masses, I find myself in a bit of a brain fade, my desire to write and share difficult to rouse.