Past Events

Fredericksburg, TX

March 29, 2017 to April 2, 2017
Hosts

Elmer Scarbrough (806)543-4226

Activity Ideas

Tour Johnson City and Johnson Ranch (Grayline or carpool)

Parking Location

First Baptist Church 1407 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Directions and Other Information

Use GPS Coordinates.

GPS Coordinates

N30.256289, W98.856063 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Santa Fe, NM

June 18, 2017 to June 25, 2017
Activity Ideas

Visit Old Santa Fe, old Fort Union NM, Rough Riders Memorial collection, Christo Rey Church adobe structure of 1761, custom tour (505) 438-7116, state capitol, San Miguel Church 1610.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 1615 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, NM

Directions and Other Information

From I-25 take exit 284 (Old Pecos Trail), bear right at junction with 466. Continue about 1 mile. Driveway to Elks is hard to see on right, small sign. Park behind lodge in field. Donation

GPS Coordinates

N35.66008, W105.93855 - Click on link to see Google Map


Arrey, NM

March 24, 2017 to March 30, 2017
Activity Ideas

Kayaking, fishing, hiking, hot springs in nearby Truth or Consequences, and and eclectic town.

Parking Location

Caballo State Park, Riverside CG, Hwy187, Arrey, NM 575-7433942

Directions and Other Information

From Columbus head north on NM11 to Deming. When you pass under I-10 NM11 will become NM180. Continue about 3 miles to NM26 - turn right onto NM26 and head for Hatch. Go thru Hatch to I-25 north. Take exit 59 (you will see a brown state park sign along I-25 announcing the park). Go right. Riverside CG is the first right and the main CG is slightly farther up the road. Electric and water sites available at Riverside, also boondocking, toilets and showers. Dump and water also available at main CG.

GPS Coordinates

N32.907072, W107.311532 - Click on link to see Google Map


NM State Parks

March 16, 2017
Hosts

A COORDINATOR AND HOSTS ARE NEEDED FOR THIS CIRCUIT TO HAPPEN. For questions call Karen Minard 661-301-7253

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

Based on staying in state parks. Annual Pass is $225 for non-residents, $180 for NM residents ($100 if over 62). Allows free dry camping for 1 year ending on the last day of the month that pass is purchased ($10 a day without pass). Electric, when available, is $4.00 a day additional. Water and dump available at State Parks. NM web site: www.nmparks.com Phone number for resevations or questions for all of NM parks: 887-664-7787. CHECK TO MAKE SURE PRICES HAVE NOT CHANGED.

GPS Coordinates

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Corpus Christi, TX

April 9, 2017 to April 18, 2017
Hosts

Mary Marcus 303-908-9838

Parking Location

Malaquite Beach on Padre Island 361-949-8173 X5 or 361-949-8068 for reservations.

Directions and Other Information

I-37 south. Then right on SR-358 over JFK Causeway to Padre Island. Right on Padre Island Dr. to Malaquite Beach. Dump and water available on beach.

GPS Coordinates

N27.43043, W97.29624 - Click on link to see Google Map

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San Antonio, TX

April 2, 2017 to April 9, 2017
Hosts

Paul Aakervick 775-722-8830 / COHOST: Tom Waring 320-304-2533

Activity Ideas

Gray Line tours to Luckenbach, Johnson City and Fredericksburg-$75 person-you do lunch. Guide included. If more than 20 people we get our own bus.

Parking Location

Elks Club, 15650 Market Hill, San Antonio, TX. Make reservations. *MJ’s daughter looking into an alternative for this also.

Directions and Other Information

From I-10 east take the 1604 Loop west (exit 556A). Take the first Frontage Road exit and continue on the frontage road to Market Hill, turn right. Elks Lodge is on the right.

GPS Coordinates

N29.590541, W98.621660 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Del Rio, TX

March 21, 2017 to March 27, 2017
Activity Ideas

Kayaking, hiking, guided walking tours, visitor center, forts, fishing.

Parking Location

San Pedro Campground, Amistad Nat. Rec. Area 830-775-7491

Directions and Other Information

TX-90 southeast-left on Spur 454 (Sunrise Ave). Right on rural road to campground-look for brown sign. Dump and water along road to Diablo East boat ramp.

GPS Coordinates

N29.466902, W100.952118 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Big Bend Nat. Park, TX

March 10, 2017 to March 19, 2017
Hosts

Tom Waring 320-304-2533 & Laurie Krusinski 503-679-5601

Activity Ideas

Host check weather-could be hot.

Parking Location

Stillwell Ranch and Store, 48421 FM2627, Alpine, TX 79830 432-376-2244

Directions and Other Information

Take Hwy. 90 to TX-385 south to FM2627. Call Elmer to confirm-he must have number of guests-needs 15.

GPS Coordinates

N29.644317, W103.079055 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Fort Davis, TX

March 7, 2017 to March 10, 2017
Hosts

Carolyn Baird 208-733-2058 COHOST: John Stockamp 206-321-9511

Activity Ideas

Marfa lights phenomenon, Mc Donald Observatory, Fort Davis.

Parking Location

Mc Millen RV Park, 43424 TX-17, Ft. Davis, TX

Directions and Other Information

I-10 east to TX-90 southeast (exit 140A)-go right. Then go left on Hwy. 17 to Fort Davis

GPS Coordinates

N30.580706, W103.90293 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Los Cruses NM (Sunland Location Changed)

March 3, 2017 to March 7, 2017
Hosts

Barb Soumis & Mike Flanagan 715-460-2981/309-428-9821

Activity Ideas

Dance to live music in Casino. Visit nearby Las Cruces and El Paso. Tour Tony Lama boot factory.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 3000 Elk Drive, Los Cruses, NM

Directions and Other Information

From Deming, I-10 east to exit 135 onto US-70 east
to Elks Drive.

GPS Coordinates

N32.345231, W106.776970 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Deming, NM

February 28, 2017 to March 3, 2017
Hosts

Mary Bierbaum 720-425-0417

Parking Location

Low-Hi Ranch, 1795 O’Kelley Rd., Deming, NM

Directions and Other Information

I-10 east to Deming, Hwy. Hwy 11 (Gold St) south to O’Kelley Rd.-turn left. 1 mile on left. Boondocking $8. Water, dump, showers. Hookups available for $

GPS Coordinates

N32.210769, W107.735789 - Click on link to see Google Map

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3 month circuit (being organized)

February 28, 2017 to June 7, 2017
Hosts

Elmer Scarbrough highflyer1937@hotmail.com 806-543-4226 / Judy Banks judithbanks180@gmail.com 805-501-1722

Activity Ideas

A 3-month circuit through Texas is being organized. It will begin on February 28, 2017 in Deming, NM and end on June 7, 2017 in Amarillo, TX.
Planned stops at this time:
Deming, NM February 28
Sunland Park, NM March 1
Fort Davis March 7
Big Bend National Park March 10
Sanderson March 17

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

Head East from Arizona.

GPS Coordinates

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Important Information (Puerto Penasco)

February 1, 2017 to February 21, 2017
Activity Ideas

PUERTO PENASCO, MEXICO
1. Passport required
2. Pets: Current rabies vaccination certificate required
3. An insurance agent from Mexico will come to our group at Organ Pipe Cactus Nat’l Monument to sell insurance for Mexico if you so need.

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

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Sierra Vista, AZ

February 14, 2017 to February 23, 2017
Hosts

Bill Frank 707-529-7870 bfrank-ret@comcast.net

Activity Ideas

Ft. Huachuca Museums, Tombstone, Bisbee Mine tour and historic town, Coronado National Memorial.

Parking Location

1 Elk Lane, Sierra Vista, AZ

Directions and Other Information

Take I-10 east to Benson. At Benson take AZ-90 27.5 miles south to Sierra Vista.Go straight at light when AZ-90 turns to the left. You will now be on Buffalo Soldier Trail. Turn left on Wilcox Drive. Lodge is on the right. Enter on east side of lodge. 14 sites have W & E.

GPS Coordinates

N31.551397, W110.303074 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Tucson, AZ

February 7, 2017 to February 14, 2017
Activity Ideas

Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Saquaro National Park, Air and Space Museum and boneyard, Kitt Peak Observatory (reservations are needed for night tours), U of A Mirror Lab (reservations needed).

Parking Location

Casino Del Sol, 5655 W. Valencia, Tucson, AZ

Directions and Other Information

Take AZ 95 south to Parker. Stay on AZ 95 to Quartzite and get on I -10. Take I-10E to Hwy 89 at Buckeye. Go south to I-8 and go east to join I-10 again to Tucson. At Tucson go south on I-19 toward Nogales.
Take Valencia west off I-19 for 6+ mi to Casino del Sol. Turn left just before the gas station and then second right into parking area. Free.

GPS Coordinates

N32.128902, W111.082460 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Puerto Penasco, Mexico (Departure date flexible)

February 5, 2017 to February 21, 2017
Hosts

Paul Aakervick 775-722-8830

Activity Ideas

Departure date flexible-return to border when ready.

Shop Malecon and Shack’s 5th Avenue, walk beach at low tide, possible fishing trip, side trip to Biosphere, campfires on beach, sunset cruise. Get bodywork, painting or upholstery work done.

Parking Location

Concha del Mar Campground, Puerto Penasco, Mexico

Directions and Other Information

South on Mex 8 (becomes Benito Juarez at Puerto Penasco)to pedestrian overpass, then turn right (west) 6 blocks to sign for Playa Bonita. Turn right (north) 6 blocks to stop sign, then turn left (west) 3 blocks and go thru gate at Concha del Mar. +/- $10 per night. Water and dump available for $. Laundry and showers on site. (Last year reverse osmosis water was $.20 a gallon, dump free)

GPS Coordinates

N31.3162, W113.5525 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ (Puerto Penasco Circuit)

February 1, 2017 to February 5, 2017
Hosts

Paul Aakervick 775-722-8830

Activity Ideas

Ranger led talks, hikes and and van tours. Evening amphitheater presentations, wild flower desert drives and educational presentations at visitors center.

Parking Location

Twin Peaks campground, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument.

Directions and Other Information

PUERTO PENASCO CARAVAN WILL LEAVE FROM HERE.

South on US 95 from Quartzsite to I-8 east in Yuma to Gila Bend. Then south on AZ-85 to Organ Pipe. Sign at visitors center for Twin Peaks campground. $8 per night w/senior pass. No hookups. Dump water and solar showers available.

GPS Coordinates

N31.942941, W112.811202 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Hesperia, CA NEW LOCATION

October 29, 2016 to November 4, 2016
Hosts

Joanne Jones 248-765-1411 jonesgypsyjo@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

New Location for Oct. 29th to Nov 4th...

Here is the information Joanne sent to me, not sure what group/gathering/circuit this is anymore... Call her for more info.

Gps. 34.43643
-117.28919
Next stop Niland Ca. to stay at the Slabs till the dance rally or head straight to the Fountain of Youth.

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GPS:

Parking Location

Moose center #1808 10230 E Ave, Hesperia, CA

Directions and Other Information

$5 dry camping

GPS Coordinates

N34.43643, W117.28919 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Bishop, CA

October 23, 2016 to October 28, 2016
Hosts

Maynard Magee (303-522-7661

Parking Location

Paiute Palace Casino, Bishop, CA

Directions and Other Information

Fron the Junction of highway 6 and 395 turn left on 395. Proceed to casino on the left. Turn left on N Pa Ha Ln (after gas station). RV parking on the left. Fee. When you check in at the players club and pay fee. You used get credit for a meal (equivalent to parking fee).

GPS Coordinates

N37.37480, W118.42769 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Yerington, NV NEW PARKING LOCATION

October 18, 2016 to October 23, 2016
Hosts

Joanne Jones (248)765-1411 or Ted Mazurowski (520) 405-4379

Activity Ideas

Local attractions, tour Carson City, tour Virginia City, Ft Churchill State Park, visit local fish hatchery. Kayaking on wildlife refuge ponds, target shooting.

Parking Location

Mason Valley Gun Club 470 Pete Henrichs Rd, Yerington, NV

Directions and Other Information

Proceed on hwy 95Alt East of Yerington. Proceed 5.3 miles from 4 way stop (McDonalds) to Falcon Way turn left (at Copper Hills Bible Church on left). Mason Valley Gun Club at end of Falcon Way.
Water/elec. $15. Dry camp $5.
Two (2) free dump stations in town. 1. Rest area N38.989128, W119.182111. 2. Turn left at 4 way stop, go one block (Nevin Way) turn right, turn at first right before ball field N38.994732, W119.161058.

One (1) free dump station in Hawthorne, NV (on the way to Bishop)N38.525426,W118.622348

GPS Coordinates

N39.02710, W119.07234 - Click on link to see Google Map


Crescent City, CA

September 28, 2016 to October 1, 2016
Activity Ideas

To Be Announced

Parking Location

Elk Valley Casino, 2500 Howland Hill Rd, Crescent City, CA

Directions and Other Information

Southbound on Hwy 101, turn left on Elk Valley Rd (South end of Crescent City). Proceed to Howland Hill Rd. and turn right. Continue to the casino on the left.

GPS Coordinates

N41.75856, W124.15297 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Cottonwood, AZ

April 8, 2017 to April 18, 2017
Hosts

Donna Backus 734-476-3788

Activity Ideas

Visit Sedona, Jerome, Clarkdale, Montezuma’s Castle.

Parking Location

BLM area south of Cottonwood.

Directions and Other Information

Head NW on AZ 260 to Camp Verde. Continue on over freeway for 7 ½ mi. to Thousand Trails rd. Go right and then first left for ¼ mi. to camp area on left. Free.

GPS Coordinates

N34.663848, W111.962151 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Payson, AZ

March 28, 2017 to April 8, 2017
Hosts

Luanne Frost (928)205-0006 frostbites57@hotmail.com COHOSTS: Dave Bloom (805) 708-4870 & Bobbi Knorr

Activity Ideas

Mogollon Rim, hiking, fishing, biking, boating at lake, Elks activities. Additions on what to do while in Payson. Hiking is great at the Tonto National Park, North of Payson. Bring your camera - it is awesome. Be sure to visit the Zane Grey Cabin and Museum. Very interesting work in progress.
Arrangements have been made for the WiN group to dance at the Jam at Buffalo Grill, 311 S. Beeline Hwy, (aka SR 87) on Sunday, April 2nd. The JAM doesn’t start technically until 5pm for outside musicians, but WiN should arrive between 3:30 and 4pm to get seats and enjoy a local band, Junction 87.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 1206 Beeline Hwy., Payson, AZ 928-474- 2572

Directions and Other Information

Head north on AZ 188 to join AZ 87. North on AZ 87 to/Airport roundabout. Go left to Elks on corner.

GPS Coordinates

N34.256705, W111.324395 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Roosevelt, AZ (Parking Change)

March 15, 2017 to March 28, 2017
Hosts

Chuck Bothwell (253) 278-0405 chuckayak@yahoo.com

Activity Ideas

Kayaking, wildflowers and blooming cactus, Tonto National Monument (reservations are needed for upper cliff dwelling tours),Tortilla Flats,
Friday fish dinners at café in Roosevelt.

Parking Location

Windy Hill Campground.

Directions and Other Information

From I-70 in Safford, travel west thru Globe. Take AZ-188 northwest to Roosevelt Lake. For tow vehicles going to lakeside parking areas you need a special pass available on line or at visitors center. Windy Hill on right (look for signs). There should be pass machines installed by now. $6 with senior pass. Call Tonto National Forest to confirm. 602-225- 5200.

GPS Coordinates

N33.652749, W111.093879 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Safford, AZ

March 8, 2017 to March 15, 2017
Activity Ideas

Hot springs nearby, Discovery Park, Mt Graham (if snow is off road), Morenci mines.

Parking Location

BLM land.

Directions and Other Information

Go east on I-10 to US 191 and then north to Safford. At the “T” intersection in Safford turn right on US 191 for 6+ mi. to Haekel road just past historic site. Go about 1 mi. on Haekel rd to parking on right.

GPS Coordinates

N32.79391, W109.59319 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Wilcox, AZ

February 23, 2017 to March 8, 2017
Hosts

Patricia Kerns 432-294-0340 patricia@twistedroad.com

Activity Ideas

Visit Cochise Stronghold, Chiricahhua National Monument, Fort Bowie, Rex Allen Museum, Elks activities.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 247 Stewart St., Wilcox, AZ 520-384- 2131

Directions and Other Information

Take I-10 east to exit 336 in Wilcox. Travel 4 ½ mines and turn right onto Maley St. Make a left onto N. Railroad Ave. and a right onto Stewart. Lodge on left. $10 full hookups, $7.50 boondock.

GPS Coordinates

N32.251927, W109.827735 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Lake Havasu City, AZ

January 31, 2017 to February 7, 2017
Hosts

Joanne Jones 248-765-1411 jonesgypsyjo@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Kayaking, hiking, dancing, movies, ferry rides, casinos, boat tours, London Bridge.

Parking Location

Prospector RV Park, 4750 London Bridge Rd., Lake Havasu City, AZ.

Directions and Other Information

Take AZ-95 north to AZ95/72 to Parker. Stay on AZ-95 north (a right turn in Parker). Left on London Bridge Rd. in Havasu. Laundry, showers, hot tub, pool, rec room. $10 dry camp, $30 full hookups.

GPS Coordinates

N34.559825, W114.370124 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Olancha, CA DATE CHANGE

October 28, 2016 to October 29, 2016
Hosts

Joanne Jones 248-765-1411 jonesgypsyjo@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Hiking, sightseeing

Parking Location

Fossil Falls Scenic Area/BLM campground

Directions and Other Information

South of Olancha on 395, North of Pearsonville, Ca. follow the signs to Fossil Falls or call Joanne and she'll come get you...

GPS Coordinates

N35.97280, W117.91198 - Click on link to see Google Map


Reno, NV NEW PARKING LOCATION

October 13, 2016 to October 18, 2016
Hosts

Joanne Jones (248)765-1411 or Ted Mazurowski (520)405-4379

Activity Ideas

Shopping, shows, movies, sightseeing, casinos, kayaking, hiking.

Parking Location

Sands Regency Casino Hotel 345 N. Arlington Avenue, Reno, NV

Directions and Other Information

Parking is located South of the hotel. Entrance is on Arlington Ave between 2nd and 3rd Street.

GPS Coordinates

N39.52751, W119.81787 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Susanville, CA

October 9, 2016 to October 13, 2016
Hosts

Maynard Magee (303-522-7661

Parking Location

Merrill Campground

Directions and Other Information

From Susanville head west out of town on Hwy. 36. 4 miles out turn right onto County Road A1 (Eagle Lake Rd.). 12 miles follow signs to campground. Sites 57-90 designated dry camping-$10 a day w/senior pass, sites 27-56 w/e-$20 a day w/senior pass. Water available free,
dump $5.

GPS Coordinates

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Weaverville, CA PARKING LOCATION CHANGE

October 1, 2016 to October 9, 2016
Hosts

Maynard Magee (303)-522-7661

Activity Ideas

To be determined

Parking Location

Tannery Gulch Campground.

Directions and Other Information

From Weaverville take Hwy 3 N for 10.5 miles. Take Tannery Gulch exit. Campground is located 1 mile from exit. GPS: N40.83500 W122.84500
With senior pass $10.00 per night.
Weaverville Ranger District, Shasta-Trinity NF. Weaverville, Ca 96093
Near camp site 30 you can get cell and data.

GPS Coordinates

N40.83500, W122.84500 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Quartzsite, AZ

January 16, 2017 to January 31, 2017
Hosts

Maynard Magee and friends

Activity Ideas

Biggest Annual WIN event!!! Ice cream social, dancing, gem show, all RV repairs/alterations available, 4-wheeling, desert golf, RV show, gem
shows, restaurants. Big Tent Event 21 thru 29 . Desert Bar on weekends. Blythe Bluegrass Festival Jan 20-22.

Parking Location

BLM area on Plomosa Rd.

Directions and Other Information

Head north of AZ-95 6 miles past Quartzsite. Turn right on Plomosa Rd. Register with camp host on corner. Proceed to 2 mile marker where you will see WIN signs on right side of road. Water and dump available at Pit Stop on AZ-95 in Quartzsite for $$. Showers available at laundry in town for $.

GPS Coordinates

N33.75700, W114.17976 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Martinez Lake, AZ

January 4, 2017 to January 16, 2017
Activity Ideas

Kayaking, dancing at 2 restaurant/bars, bird watching, evening fires, beautiful sunsets, see wild burros, 4-wheeling, hiking.

Parking Location

Fisherman’s Landing Resort, Lake Martinez Rd.

Directions and Other Information

Take AZ-95 north to Martinez Lake turnoff. Turn right across from fire station and right into dirt parking area. You will see WIN
signs. Water and dump available just past fire station on left for $5. Camping fee $5 in the past.

GPS Coordinates

N32.97335, W114.46036 - Click on link to see Google Map


Yuma, AZ

December 20, 2016 to January 4, 2017
Activity Ideas

Annual WIN Christmas Camp; New Years gathering and celebration. Lots of WIN holiday activity in addition to many dancing opportunities, kayaking, walks, too many local attractions to list.

Parking Location

BLM land behind VFW on AZ-95 just north of Yuma foothills area.

Directions and Other Information

Take I-10 west to Fortuna Rd., go right to AZ-95. Go right for 4-5 miles to VFW. Turn in and go behind VFW to the right and you will see the parking area.

GPS Coordinates

N32.727981, W114.422685 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Wellton, AZ

December 14, 2016 to December 20, 2016
Activity Ideas

Wellton VFW has karaoke, fish fries and some breakfasts. 4-wheeling, hiking.

Parking Location

BLM land, Avenue 29E

Directions and Other Information

Take AZ-95 south to Fortuna Rd., left, to I-10 east to exit 30. Go right-travel 1.4 miles and make a left just before the canal. Free.

GPS Coordinates

N32.637359, W114.141496 - Click on link to see Google Map


Yuma, AZ NEW LOCATION

December 12, 2016 to December 14, 2016
Activity Ideas

Short stop to dump/fill, etc.

Parking Location

Paradise Casino, 450 Quechan Rd., Yuma, AZ

Directions and Other Information

Take I-8 to California exit 171, turn towards Winterhaven. Turn on Picacho Rd (4-way stop). Follow the signs to the Paradise Casino.

GPS Coordinates

N32.734267, W114.613383 - Click on link to see Google Map


Niland, CA (Slab City)

December 5, 2016 to December 12, 2016
Activity Ideas

Visit Salvation Mtn., East Jesus, The Library. Enjoy local musicians on Saturday evenings at The Range. Have morning coffee at the
Oasis, evening fires. Music in various locations during weekdays.

Parking Location

South end of Edith Lane Rd., behind LOW camp.

Directions and Other Information

Head south on CA-111 to Niland. Turn left on Main St. and go across RR tracks (road name turns to Beal Rd.). Approx. 4 miles down take a right on Low Rd. and another right on Edith Lane Rd. approx. ½ mile down. Park anywhere past the Low camp.

GPS Coordinates

N33.257366, W115.462743 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Indio,CA

November 28, 2016 to December 5, 2016
Activity Ideas

Activity Ideas: General Patton Museum, 1000 Palms, date farms, movies,music restaurants in nearby areas of La Quinta, Cathedral City and Palm Springs. Great thrift shops and all other shopping. Casino activities.

Parking Location

Fantasy Springs Casino, Golf Center Parkway.

Directions and Other Information

Take CA-86 north to I-10 west to Golf Center Parkway-go right. Casino on right. Large gravel parking area to left of Casino. Free.

GPS Coordinates

N33.72424, W116.196189 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Anza-Borrego, CA

November 20, 2016 to November 28, 2016
Hosts

Mark Cotter 818-468-3968 msctrader@hotmail.com and Christy Young 817-975-7820 cyoungenterprizes@hotmail.com

Activity Ideas

Annual WIN Thanksgiving Celebration. 4-wheeling, wonderful hiking, Borrego Springs metal sculptures, Julian apple pie. We will have our wonderful Thanksgiving dinner and leftovers the next day. Celebrate the holiday with your fellow WINs.

Parking Location

Peg Leg Smith boondocking area.

Directions and Other Information

Take CA-111 south to CA-86 west to S-22 west (at Salton City area. Take a right on Henderson Canyon Rd. WIN signs will be on right about 100 feet. Water and dump available at State Park in Borrego Springs for $.

GPS Coordinates

N33.294816, W116.29825 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Niland, CA (Fountain of Youth Spa)

November 2, 2016 to November 20, 2016
Hosts

Donna Baccus 734-476-3788 donnab5568@yahoo.com and Paul Tracy 518-852-2445 paul.tracy38@ahoo.com

Activity Ideas

This is a wonderful resort with great facilities available for our use, visit Bombay Beach, the Slabs. Make your reservations at Fountain of Youth ahead of time at foyspa.com. Ask about first time stay special rate if you have not been there before. Special WIN rate is $20 for full hookups and $10 for boondocking. Lots of dancing and activities-see dance rally flyer in WIN newsletter. Don’t miss this fun event!!!

Parking Location

Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort, 1500 Spa Road, Niland, CA

Directions and Other Information

From I-10, take CA-111 south. Just past Bombay Beach turn left by Fountain of Youth sign. Turn right on Spa Road. FOY on left. Propane, water and dump available in park for boondockers. Also, dog wash, motorhome wash area as well as a myriad of other facilities.

• Even if you are not attending the dance rally the spa is a wonderful place to spend some time. Other options in the area are the casinos around Indio or the Slabs (15 miles south).

GPS Coordinates

N33.399538, W115.66258 - Click on link to see Google Map


Nathrop, CO

July 28, 2016 to August 7, 2016
Hosts

Linda Dean

Activity Ideas

Hiking, fishing. Hot springs and rafting (with outfitters) nearby. Community pool with hot springs and showers in Salida, along with a river walk and cute shops.

Parking Location

Dispersed dry camping in the pines south of Buena Vista (and Nathop) on US-285.

Directions and Other Information

On US-285 heading south from Buena Vista (and Nathop) turn west onto County Road 270 for 2.8 miles. (Turns into CR-272 at gravel). WATCH FOR CATTLE GUARDS-GO VERY SLOWLY, ESPECIALLY OVER 2ND ONE. Watch for WIN sign.
Hi group, please call Mary Bierbaum at 720-425-0417 to check on parking availability.

GPS Coordinates

N38.69427, W106.14230 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort (Dance Rally)

November 8, 2016 to November 15, 2016
Hosts

DONNA BACKUS donnab5568@gmail.com 734-476-3788 // PAUL TRACY paul.tracy38@yahoo.com 518-852-2445

Activity Ideas

THIS ACTIVITY IS OPEN TO ALL SINGLES.
Planned Activities for 2016 Dance Rally, “Dancing on the Dunes”

There will be dancing every night and day. There will be dance lessons for country dancing, line dancing, a barn dance and jitterbug/swing. There will be two bands playing two nights each plus a DJ for one night. One night we will share a dance with the residents of FOY. There will be seven hot breakfasts, two potlucks and one lasagna dinner. Each person who attends the potluck is asked to bring a dish one night that will serve at least four people, so you bring food one night and eat two. There are two dress-up nights. One is wearing red, white, and blue for the Patriotic Dance we share with FOY. The other is dress up as the mood strikes you.

CORRECTION ON CAMPING RATES

1. If you have never camped at the Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort, you will get a special first-time rate:
For full hook-ups or boondocking the price is $9.95 per night.

2. If you have camped at Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort before and this is not your first time:
For full hook-ups the price is $20 per night and boondocking is $9.95 per night.

3. You can also camp five days before the rally and/or stay five days after the rally at these prices.

Parking Location

Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort, 1500 Spa Rd, Niland, CA 92257

Directions and Other Information

From highway CA 111 turn on Hot Mineral Spa Rd.(approx 14 3/4 miles North of Niland) There is a large sign for the Fountain of Youth. Turn 1 3/4 miles right on Spa Rd. The Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort is 1 1/4 miles on the left.

REGISTRATION FORM

ALL SINGLES DANCE RALLY
November 8 – 15, 2016
Fountain of Youth (FOY) Spa RV Resort foyspa.com
1500 Spa Road, Niland, CA 92257, 888-800-0772, N33.400511, W115.661808

MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: WIN Dance Rally
MAIL CHECKS TO: Paul Tracy, 514 America's Way #6091., Box Elder, South Dakota 57719

Name ____________________________________________________________________________

Mailing Address ____________________________________________________________________

Phone Number _________________ E-Mail _____________________________________________

Emergency contact person: _________________________________ Phone # ___________________
Parking Rates
First time visitor to FOY: $9.95 a night for full hookups or for boondocking.
Stayed at FOY before: $20 a night for full hookups; $9.95 a night for boondocking.
*You must make your parking reservation by calling the Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort, 888-800-0772.
*To be assured of a site with our group, call for a reservation ASAP and identify yourself as a rally participant.
*The above rates are effective for five days before the rally and for five days after the rally.
Shirts
I would like ____ (#) rally t-shirt(s). Mark size below.
Women’s $11.00 S __ M __ L__ XL __
$13.25 XXL __ XXXL __

Men's $11.00 S __ M __ L__ XL __
$13.25 XXL __ XXXL __
Payment
Registration before Oct. 15, 2016 $45 per person $__________
Registration after Oct. 15, 2016 $55 per person $__________
T-shirt(s) $__________
Total payment $__________

GPS Coordinates

N33.400511, W115.661808 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Chaco Culture Canyon National Historical Park, NM

June 8, 2017 to June 11, 2017
Activity Ideas

Visitor center for five major Archeological Pueblo Sites, Pueblo Bonito, Ranger Program, nine mile loop road, hiking.
Parking:

Parking Location

Ruby Ranch (call Micky if you can not locate when you are close to the Chaco Canyon NHP 505-979-0614) We will park in an open field near his home. Roads into and around park are dirt and may be rough. No dump or water available

Directions and Other Information

Take Hwy 371 North to Hwy 9, go East to Hwy 14/57 (Choco Canyon Rd) follow 14/57 North (toward Seven Lakes) for 3 miles to Ruby Ranch (signage for either road #) entering the park from the South. Ruby Ranch will be on the left.

GPS Coordinates

N35.82731, W107.907608 - Click on link to see Google Map

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ALBUQUERQUE, NM

May 20, 2016 to May 24, 2016
Hosts

Karen Minard 661-301-7253 rnskareon4u@yahoo.com

Activity Ideas

Activities same as and more as for Albuquerque because we will be in the area longer since Mountanaire and Datel had to be cancell

Parking Location

Moose Lodge 12825 Skyline Rd. NE Albuquerque NM 505-298-4668.

Directions and Other Information

From Santa Rosa I-40 west toward Albuquerque. Exit 166 to Juan Tabor Blvd NE. Turn left on Skyline Rd NE. Moose is approx 1/4 mile on the left.

GPS Coordinates

N35.072065, W106.506278 - Click on link to see Google Map

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ALBUQUERQUE, NM

May 24, 2017 to June 4, 2017
Activity Ideas

Sandia Peak Tramway, Science Center, ABQ BioPark Zoo, Biological Park, National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, Pueblo Cultural Center, Balloon rides.

Parking Location

Sandia Resort and Casino, 30 Rainbow Road, Albuquerque, NM

Directions and Other Information

From Datil take Hwy 60 east to US 25 north through Albuquerque. Continue to exit 234 Tramway Road, turn right on Tramway. Casino in on the left. We are to park in Lot D which is the upper lot.

GPS Coordinates

N35.203436, W106.56798 - Click on link to see Google Map


Florence, OR

September 22, 2016 to September 25, 2016
Hosts

Carol Petty (509) 521-1242, cakacl@aol.com

Activity Ideas

Heceta Head Lighthouse, Sea Lion Caves, Hobbit Trail, Darlingtonia State Natural Site, Three Rivers Casino, Shopping Old Town Waterfront.

Parking Location

Three Rivers Casino

Directions and Other Information

Go south on US 101. Turn east on SR 126. Proceed about 3/4 mile. Turn left into casino. Parking is on the left.

GPS Coordinates

N43.978878, W124.086936 - Click on link to see Google Map

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