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"The Big Trip": entries 1-20 | entries 21-48 | entries 49-60
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On July 15, 2002, Debby and Charlie Yaker set out in their 29 foot New Horizon fifth wheel trailer on a one year "mission to seek out and explore"  Western North America. This is the first 20 entries of the online log of their continuing journey. Newer entries are located here

Links to other Yaker Family sites:
Michael's Woodjoiners site
In Loving Memory of Caryn Amy Shalita Yaker, December 19,1968 - November 26, 2005 Please visit her memorial site.

A Couple of Artists Rich and Caryn's photography site

1.  The Big Trip The beginning of our trip.

2.  Visiting the kids  We break down in Hackettstown NJ and then visit with Michael, Jennie and our Grand kids Jesse and Leah as well as  Michael's Home . Included in this page is a  map of our planned trip West

3.  Badlands  We visit Badlands National Park In South Dakota after Blue Mounds State Park and Pipestone National Monument in Minnesota.

4.  Mount Rushmore  We camp at Custer State Park in South Dakota from where we visit Wind Cave National Park and Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Monument.

5.  Devils Tower and Yellowstone  We go to Devils Tower National Monument and after a stop at the Little Bighorn Battlefield and Billings Montana we go on to  Yellowstone National Park.

6.  Grand Tetons National Park  We visit Grand Tetons NP, Montpellier Idaho and Salt Lake City Utah. I included map of our stay in Utah.

7.  Arches National Park  We go to Arches National Park.

8.  Canyonlands National Park

9.  Capitol Reef National Park and  Fruita

10.  Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument

11. Bryce Canyon National Park

12. Cedar City, Cedar Breaks National Monument and Snow Canyon

13. Zion National Park

14. Grand Canyon National Park North Rim

15. Grand Canyon National Park South Rim

16. Geology of the Grand Canyon

17. Mary Colter

18. Flagstaff

19. Canyon De Chelly

20. Return to Flagstaff

"The Big Trip": entries 1-20 | entries 21-48 | entries 49-60
The RV Lifestyle