Route 191 and Flaming Gorge

Driving along Rt. 191 from Jackson Hole to Vernal is a visual Tschaikovsky’s 1812 Overture with cannon. Rt. 191 is one long crescendo from the bucolic grasslands of Wyoming to the flaming rocks of Utah and the Red Canyon finale - and we had no idea. Our day began in Jackson Hole, WY with church … Continue reading

Lincoln Home National Historic Site

"The year that is drawing toward its close has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that we are prone to forget the source from which they come, others have been added which are of so extraordinary a nature that … Continue reading

Top 10 Chocolate Destinations

Full Van Fun is all about food, music, and destinations the whole family, parents and children can enjoy - and there are few things both parents and children can enjoy more than CHOCOLATE! These are our Top 10 Chocolate Destinations from more than 20,000 miles of roadtrips around the U.S. and … Continue reading

Craters of the Moon

There are times in your life when you look around and feel like you are in the middle of nowhere.  There are times in your life when you look around and feel like you are on another planet. When you visit Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve, you feel like you are in the middle of … Continue reading

Santa Fe

[et_pb_section][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text]When we arrived in Santa Fe on the evening of July 2, 2015, it was the end of our drive along the historic Santa Fe trail.  Three days earlier and 760 miles east, we began our Santa Fe trail adventure at the National … Continue reading