Past Events

Ellsworth, ME EHWGToo

August 30, 2015 to September 3, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr/ Jan Marone ? Registrar: Diana Tolerico

Activity Ideas

Timber Tina’s Great Maine Lumberjack Show, Downeast Scenic Railroad, Big Chicken Barn.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 317 High St.

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.525855, W68.400371Click on link to see Google Map

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Bangor, ME EHWGToo

July 28, 2015 to August 2, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr

Activity Ideas

Cole Land Transportation Museum, Paul Bunyan Statue, Penobscot Theatre Company

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 108 Odlin Rd, Bangor, ME 04401, (207) 942-6977

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.79550, W68.80615Click on link to see Google Map

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Littleton, NH EHWGToo

July 26, 2015 to July 28, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr

Activity Ideas

Chutters, Riverwalk Covered Bridge, Littleton Grist Mill, Fiddleheads, The Little Village Toy and Book Shop, Littleton Coin Company.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, Route 302 Bethleham Rd

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.298016, W71.767163Click on link to see Google Map

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Burlington, VT EHWGToo

July 21, 2015 to July 26, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr

Activity Ideas

Port Kent, NY, Lake Champlain, Church Street Marketplace, Burlington Bike Path, Segway Tours, Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Beer Tastings & Tours, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center – Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Queen City Brewery.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 925 North Ave, 802-862-1342

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.50193, W73.24055Click on link to see Google Map

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Saranac Lake, NY EHWGToo

July 16, 2015 to July 21, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr

Activity Ideas

Adirondack Carousel, Saranac Lake, St. Regis Canoe Outfitters, Saranac Laboratory Museum, Robert Louis Stevenson Cottage and Museum, Pendragon Theatre, Goody Goody’s, Blue Line Brewery, Adirondack Scenic Railroad, The Waterhole, BluSeed Studios, Bartok Cabin, Captain Cook’s Bar & Grill.

Parking Location

Parking Location: Moose Lodge, 176 Broadway St.

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.331325, W74.136531Click on link to see Google Map

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Palmyra, NY, EHWGToo

July 7, 2015 to July 12, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr/Carol Behnken (813) 389-0994)

Activity Ideas

Walks through historic town, “Queen of the Erie Canal”; bicycle/paddle along Erie Canal; explore Canandaigua, Geneva and area; Watkins Glen SP, 1009 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen 607-535-4511 (drive along Seneca Lake, about 60 milesles from Palmyra – parking charge only – great hike into gorge to view waterfalls) possible wine tasting at vineyard on return trip; George Eastman House, 900 East Ave, Rochester 585-271-3361 age 62, $12; Sonnenberg Gardens/Mansion, 151 Charlotte St, Canandaigua 585-394-4922 ($); NY Wine & Culinary Ctr, 800 S Main St, Canandaigua 585-394-7070; Canandaigua City Pier – boat ride, tour boathouse docks; Rochester Museum & Sci Ctr, 657 East Ave, Rochester 585-271-4320 ($12); Susan B Anthony Museum/House, 17 Madison St, Rochester 585-235-6124 ($8); Granger Homestead & Carriage Museum, 295 N Main St, Canandaigua 585-394-1472 ($5)

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 3808 State Highway 31, Palmyra, NY 14522, (315) 597-6046

Directions and Other Information

From Lockport Elks lodge, take 1st right. onto Day Rd – .7 miles; 2d left onto Chestnut Ridge Rd/NY31 – 7.0 miles; right onto Lewiston Rd/NY77 – 8.3 miles; right onto Allegheny Rd/NY63/NY77, continue to follow Allegheny Rd/NY77 – 6.6 milesles; I-90 E (portions toll) 61.2 miles; take NY21/exit 43 toward Palmyra/Manchester – .5 miles; keep left and turn left onto NY 21/Main St and continue on NY 21 – 6.2 miles; right onto E Main St/NY31/NY21 & continue to follow NY31 – 1.8 miles to destination.
Dump station: Canandaigua , Waster Water, 183 Saltonstall St, Canandaigua – 16 miles. (approx. 8 milesles of distance on the way out of town to next stop) – free

GPS Coordinates

N43.06066, W77.19790Click on link to see Google Map

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Watertown, NY 13601 EHWGToo

July 12, 2015 to July 16, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr

Activity Ideas

Adirondack River Rafting, Burrville Cider Mill, New York State Zoo, The Paddock Club, visit the Nautical Turtle Tavern or Crazy Legs Saloon.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 728 Bradley St., Ogdenburg,NY

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N43.987423, W75.915064Click on link to see Google Map

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Tanawanda, NY EHWGToo

July 2, 2015 to July 7, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr

Activity Ideas

Niawanda Park, Historical Society of the Tonawandas Museum, Adventure Landing, Waterbike Adventures, The Ellicott Creek Playhouse.

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 75 Washington St, North Tanawanda

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N43.051568, W78.888532Click on link to see Google Map

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WESTWOOD, NJ EHWG

September 11, 2015 to September 18, 2015
Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 523 Kinderkamack Rd, Westwood, NJ 07675 (201) 666-1562

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N40.9990294, W74.0336341Click on link to see Google Map


EAGLE NEST, NM

June 27, 2017 to July 5, 2017
Activity Ideas

Great lake for kayaking, visit Taos, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Angel Fire, hiking in Cimarron canyon, July 4th parade in Eagle Nest, fireworks over lake.

Parking Location

Lakeview CG at Eagle Nest State Park, 42 Marina Way.

Directions and Other Information

Take Hwy 285 southeast toward Espanola. Head north on Hwy 68 to Taos. Take Hwy 522 toward Questa/Red River and on to Eagle Nest. Turn right onto Hwy 64, left on Marina Way. Go past boat ramp to campground. May not be a dump at this park (they were still working on building one), but there is water and toilets.

GPS Coordinates

N36.53464, W105.26481Click on link to see Google Map

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SANTA FE, NM

July 18, 2016 to July 25, 2016
Hosts

Deannie Benge 972-989-2139 dbenge9@live.com.

Activity Ideas

Visit Santa Fe and all the great things to do here.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 1615 Old Pecos Trail.

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, W105.93855Click on link to see Google Map

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LAS VEGAS, NM

July 11, 2017 to July 18, 2017
Activity Ideas

Ft. Union, Las Vegas Museum and Rough Riders Memorial Collection, kayak and hike of course.

Parking Location

South Loop CG at Storrie Lake State Park, Hwy 518, Mile Marker 3.5, Las Vegas, NM 87701. 505-425-7278

Directions and Other Information

Head south on I-25 . Take 3rd Las Vegas exit and go west to Hwy 518, north to park on left. Dry camping just behind office has shelters, hookup area is to left.

GPS Coordinates

N35.65881, W105.23322Click on link to see Google Map

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SANTA ROSA, NM

May 16, 2017 to May 23, 2017
Activity Ideas

Blue Hole, Rock Lake State Fish Hatchery, Puerto de Luna.

Parking Location

Rocky Point CG at Santa Rosa Lake State Park, NM Hwy. 91, Santa Rosa, NM 88435 575-472-3110

Directions and Other Information

From I-40, Exit 277, go west through town to Hwy 91, go right, follow about 9 miles, cross dam, continue to Rocky Point campground. Loop A is electric, loop B is non- electric.

GPS Coordinates

N35.03567, W104.68822Click on link to see Google Map

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TUCUMCARI, NM

May 12, 2017 to May 16, 2017
Activity Ideas

Visit North American Wind Research and Training Center where students learn wind turbines in all aspects. Go into actual wind mill. Take trip to Ute Lake.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 2118 S Adams St.

Directions and Other Information

From I-40 Exit 334, go north on Hwy 209 to Robison Ave., go right, park to left and rear of lodge.

GPS Coordinates

N35.15892, W103.72234Click on link to see Google Map

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FT. SUMNER, NM

May 8, 2017 to May 12, 2017
Activity Ideas

Grave of Billy the Kid, Navajo Memorial commemorates the forced “Long Walk” of the 1860’s. Lots of bird life.

Parking Location

Mesquite CG or Pecos CG at Sumner Lake State Park (Pecos Mesquite), 32 Lakeview Lane, Sumner Lake, NM 88119. 575-355-2541

Directions and Other Information

Take Hwy 60 west to Ft. Sumner. From town of Ft. Sumner, go north on Hwy 84 about 10 miles. West on NM 203 for 6 miles. Try to park in lot North of boat ramp on west side of lake.

GPS Coordinates

N34.61520, W104.37659Click on link to see Google Map

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PORTALES, NM

April 25, 2017 to May 2, 2017
Activity Ideas

Blackwater Archeological Museum, plus dig site. Alpaca farm, Daley windmill museum, Buddy Holly Museum in Clovis

Parking Location

Hide-A-Way non elec, or Indian Grass elec at Oasis State Park, 1891 Oasis Road, Portales, NM 88130 575-356-5331

Directions and Other Information

6 miles North of Portales on NM-467, left at signs for park. There are some dry sites in campground or park in overflow area. Check in at office.

GPS Coordinates

N34.25900, W103.35036Click on link to see Google Map

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ROSWELL, NM #2

May 2, 2016 to May 8, 2016
Hosts

Mark Cotter 818-468-3968 msctrader@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Cinco de Mayo.(Old Timer’s Balloon Rally, May 6-8, 2016).

Parking Location

Bottomless Lakes State Park, 545 A Bottomless Lakes Rd., Roswell, NM 88201. 575-624-6058

Directions and Other Information

From Rowell, continue east on NM 380 about 7 miles, go south on NM 409. Park in day use area on west side of lake.

GPS Coordinates

N33.31889, W104.332219Click on link to see Google Map

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CARLSBAD, NM

April 7, 2017 to April 12, 2017
Activity Ideas

Carlsbad Caverns, perhaps Guadalupe National Park in Texas.

Parking Location

Escapees park in Lakewood, NM

Directions and Other Information

Located approximately 20 miles North of Carlsbad, NM at Mile Marker 55 on US 285 (14 miles south of Artesia, NM) Turn East on CR 31 (which this map calls 381). SKP Ranch Road is 1 1/4 miles east of US 285.

GPS Coordinates

N32.637998, W104.382336Click on link to see Google Map

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ROSWELL, NM #1 (We will be here again.)

April 12, 2017 to April 17, 2017
Activity Ideas

UFO Museum, International Law Enforcement Academy, Double Eagle Ranch (home of 2009 Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird), Spring River Park and free Zoo

Parking Location

Bottomless Lakes State Park, 545 Bottomless Lakes Rd, Roswell, NM 88201 575-624-6058

Directions and Other Information

Head north on Hwy 18 to intersection with NM-82/206. Go north on 206 to NM-380 east toward Roswell. Park is 6 miles before Roswell. Look for brown sign announcing Bottomless Lake State Park. Turn left on Hwy 409-6 miles. Park in day use area on west side of lake.

GPS Coordinates

N33.31889, W104.332219Click on link to see Google Map

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RUIDOSO, NM

April 5, 2016 to April 8, 2016
Activity Ideas

Hubbard Museum of the American West (aka Museum of the Horse), drive to Lincoln, area of the Lincoln County Wars, nice museums there.

Parking Location

Vacant parking lot

Directions and Other Information

From Hwy 70, turn left on Indian Service Road 4, turn left into vacant parking lot east of Mescalero Big Game. Free .

GPS Coordinates

N33.28405, W105.70280Click on link to see Google Map

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ALAMOGORDO, NM

March 30, 2017 to April 7, 2017
Activity Ideas

Trinity Site where the first atomic bomb was tested is open to the public only on April 2 this year. International Space Hall of Fame, White Sands National Monument, Toy Train Museum, Cloudcroft, Pistachio Tree Ranch tour, luscious banana splits in town.

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 1629 S. Florida Ave. 575-437-3662

Directions and Other Information

The directions to the next stop after this should read: Go south on I-25 to I-70 east, right on 1st Street, right on Florida, About 1 mile to lodge on left. Park in the field just before the lodge.

GPS Coordinates

N32.86900, W105.95078Click on link to see Google Map

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EL PASO, TX

March 10, 2016 to March 18, 2016
Activity Ideas

Horse racing at track Fri-Sat-Sun-Mon, US Army Air Defense Artillery and Fort Bliss Museum, National Border Patrol Museum, Wyler Aerial Tram, Alligator Park, Rosie’s Cantino, hiking at Thousand Steps Trail, War Eagles War Museum, Mission Trails, Wet n’ Wild Water Park (if warm enough), Railroad and Transportation Museum.

Parking Location

Sunland Park Race Track and Casino, Sunland Park, NM.

Directions and Other Information

Park in dry camp area, check in with security.

GPS Coordinates

N31.80636, W106.56255Click on link to see Google Map

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COLUMBUS, NM

March 3, 2016 to March 10, 2016
Activity Ideas

Park and local museums capture the history of the Pancho Villa raid into the U.S., visit Palomas, MX for lunch at the Pink Store.

Parking Location

Pancho Villa State Park.

Directions and Other Information

From Deming S on Hwy 11 toward Columbus, right on Hwy 9, left into park.

GPS Coordinates

N31.82458, W107.64128Click on link to see Google Map

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Columbus, NM

March 20, 2017 to March 24, 2017
Activity Ideas

Good Mexican restaurants in town, visit historic town of Columbus that Poncho Villa attacked. Visit Palomas, Mexico for lunch at the Pink Store.

Parking Location

Poncho Villa NM State Park 400 West Hwy 9, Columbus NM. This will be our first state park and we can buy our state park pass here that we will use the rest of our circuit while in NM.

Directions and Other Information

I-10 east toward Deming NM. Take exit 82A/W Cedar Ave to SR26/N Gold Ave, turn right on South SR 11/south Gold Ave

GPS Coordinates

N31.827467, W107.641800Click on link to see Google Map

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WILLCOX, AZ

March 16, 2016 to March 20, 2016
Coordinators

Kathy Bartkowski

Activity Ideas

Cochise Stronghold, Ft. Bowie, Chiricahuas, Marty Robbins and Rex Allen museums.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 247 E. Stewart Ave.

Directions and Other Information

I-10 to Rex Allen, right to Haskill, left on Stewart, cross RR tracks, lodge on left.

GPS Coordinates

N32.25253, W109.82672Click on link to see Google Map

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Lehi, Utah SS 2015

June 4, 2015
Coordinators

KAREN AND DAN……Call 909-228-1757 for Dan or 661-301-7253 for Karen

Activity Ideas

From Lehi we will visit close by Salt Lake City to check out places like: Red Butte Garden, the Capitol Building, Beehive House, National Pony Express Monument, National Historical Museum, Temple Square and the Tabernacle, drive through Cottonwood Canyon.

Parking Location

Cabelas, 5202 Cabelas Blvd. Lehi, UT

Directions and Other Information

From Provo exit 284, turn right on W 11000 N. (Hwy 92), get into left lane for a turn onto North Frontage Rd, continue to Cabelas Blvd and turn right at end of the street. Turns left and go up the hill to Cabelas parking lot.

GPS Coordinates

N 40.43887 W 111.89306Click on link to see Google Map

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CANADA YMCA

June 29, 2015 to August 31, 2015
Coordinators

Mary Bierbaun 720-425-0417

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

PART TWO is limited to 10 RVs so if you wish to go on PART TWO, call Mary Bierbaum by MAY 1st. 720-425-0417. The reason for the limitation is due to availability of overnight parking in Canada.

We will start in Glacier National Park, cross the border into British Columbia on US-93, and wander through Canada at our leisure visiting wonderful places and seeing grand sights. We will visit some National Parks in Canada like Banff, Lake Louise and more.

GPS Coordinates

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YELLOWSTONE – MONTANA

June 1, 2015 to June 29, 2015
Coordinators

Mary Bierbaun 720-425-0417

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

DAILY CURRENCY CONVERTER: http://www.bankofcanada.ca/rates/exchange/daily-converter/

Type in the amount of US$ and it converts to CAN$.

Example: On 23 April 2015, 100.00 U.S. dollar(s) = 121.47 Canadian Dollar(s), at an exchange rate of 1.2147.

PART ONE

PART ONE is open to all WIN’S. Rendezvous at Colter Bay RV Village, Grand Teton National Park, on June 1st.

Tentative Stops: Yellowstone, several stops in Montana, Glacier National Park.

PART ONE ends in Glacier National Park. From Glacier NP those not going to Canada can create a Sundowner going any direction.

GPS Coordinates

N43.905591, W110.641084Click on link to see Google Map


CHILLIWACK / AGASSIZ, BC VONN

August 21, 2015 to August 27, 2015
Coordinators

Margaret Murray

Activity Ideas

Our last stop in Canada and still so much to see: Bridal Veil Falls, hot springs, hike Othello tunnels, Hells Gate Air-Tram, Westminster Abbey, First Nations Heritage Site, view bald eagles along Fraser River, and more. PARKING LOCATION: Agassiz Fairgrounds, 6800 Pioneer Ave, Agassiz, BC

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

From Lytton, BC go S on PH 1 (Trans Canada Highway). Turn left onto PH 7 (Loughweed Highway). Turn left onto Evergreen Dr. (PH 9). Turn right on Pioneer Ave. Pioneer Ave makes a right turn. Parking is on the left. Dump and water available. Price TBD. Reservations at Agassiz fairgrounds should be made for August 21-27–leaving the 27th. If you haven’t made reservations yet the phone number there is 604-796-8891.

GPS Coordinates

N49.23978,W121.77345Click on link to see Google Map

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LYTTON, BC VONN

August 17, 2015 to August 21, 2015
Activity Ideas

Cutting a treacherous path through jagged mountains, the Frasier River has created one of the finest river canyon landscapes in the world. Hiking, geocaching, white water rafting, Hell’s Gate Air-Tram over a flow of water twice the volume of Niagara Falls. Many outdoor activities with gorgeous scenery.

Parking Location

Skihist Provincial Park, CAN Hwy 1

Directions and Other Information

3 miles or 6 km E of Lytton on CAN Hwy 1. Dump & water available $5 (CAN). Camping fee $21 (CAN) per night. Expect to pay cash for fees.

GPS Coordinates

N50.252329, W121.510954Click on link to see Google Map

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CLINTON,BC VONN

August 11, 2015 to August 17, 2015
Activity Ideas

Kayaking – Lakes in the area, hiking, bike trails, Arts and Craft Show in Memorial Hall weekend.

Parking Location

Clinton, BC Canada

Directions and Other Information

From HWY, 97 coming from the north-heading south, Turn right onto Kelly Lake Rd. At the Y–blue metal bldg on right before the Y–as soon as you turn you’ll see the police station on the right. Slight left onto Elliott Park Way. (Your 2nd left is approx. 1km) is is a large green area for parking.

Coordinates are to Elliot Park and not the gathering location!

GPS Coordinates

N51.086896, W121.599968Click on link to see Google Map

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BRIDGE LAKE, BC VONN

August 1, 2015 to August 6, 2015
Parking Location

Dee and John Sullivan, 7154 Gossett Rd, Lone Butte, BC

Directions and Other Information

We are invited to WIN Kay Henderson’s sister’s home on Bridge Lake. Take Hwy 24 to North Shore Rd. Go halfway around the lake to Gossett Rd. Phone number 250-593-4547. Look for signs.

GPS Coordinates

N51.537122, W120.685391Click on link to see Google Map

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CLEARWATER, BC VONN

July 26, 2015 to August 1, 2015
Coordinators

Carolyn Baird

Activity Ideas

Provincial Park, waterfalls, lakes, rivers, etc. To keep you active, horseback riding, fishing, kayaking, tour of logging mill and more.

Parking Location

TBD

Directions and Other Information

From Jasper, Hwy 16 to Tete Jaune Cache then S on Hwy 5 (Yellowhead Hwy) to Blue River, Avola and Clearwater area. Camping cost to be determined.

GPS Coordinates

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JASPER NATIONAL PARK, AB VONN

July 21, 2015 to July 26, 2015
Coordinators

Milt Jeffrey

Activity Ideas

Maligne Lake boat tour, Medicine Lake, Athabasca Falls & Sunwapta Falls, Mount Edith Cavell, Jasper Sky Tram, Snow Dome Coffee Bar.

Parking Location

Whistlers Campground, Jasper National Park, AB. You are responsible for making your own reservation. They can be made starting April 2nd after 8 a.m. 1-877-737-3783.

Directions and Other Information

From Jasper take CAN Hwy 93 S. Showers, dump station & water on site. Fees $30 CAN and up per night.

GPS Coordinates

N52.850514, W118.077528Click on link to see Google Map


COLUMBIA ICEFIELDS, AB VONN

July 18, 2015 to June 21, 2015
Activity Ideas

Museum, ice fields, local lakes and hiking.

Parking Location

Columbia Icefields Visitor Center

Directions and Other Information

From Lake Louise take Canada Highway 1 West to Alberta Highway 93. Continue North on Hwy 93 to the Columbia Visitor Center.

GPS Coordinates

52.219749, -117.228250Click on link to see Google Map


LAKE LOUISE NATIONAL PARK, AB VONN

July 15, 2015 to July 18, 2015
Coordinators

Carolyn Baird

Activity Ideas

Hike to the Tea House, visit the Lodge, sightsee around the area.

Parking Location

Lake Louise Trailer Campground, Fairview Rd, Lake Louise NP. You are responsible for making your own reservation. They can be made starting April 2nd after 8:00 am. 1-877-737-3783

Directions and Other Information

Travel W on Trans Canada Hwy 1 to park entrance. Entrance fee $8.30 CAN. Continue to Fairview Dr and turn left. Follow Fairview Dr to campground. Camping fee $32.50 CAN per night with hookups

GPS Coordinates

N51.417191, W116.173445Click on link to see Google Map

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GOLDEN, BC VONN

July 7, 2015 to August 15, 2015
Coordinators

Mark Cotter and Christie Young

Activity Ideas

Gondola to highest restaurant in Canada, fishing, golf, hiking, rafting.

Parking Location

Golden Golf Club RV Park, 576 Golf Course Drive, Golden, BC toll free 866-727-7222.

Directions and Other Information

From Invermere, take Hwy 93/95 N to Golden. Turn left onto 7th St N and
follow for 2.5 km; it becomes Kicking Horse Trail. Turn right onto Golf Course Dr for 2.5 km. RV Park is on the right. Campsites have electric and water. Cost is $15 CAN per night, taxes included. 16 sites have been set aside for our use. Pay in office when you arrive. Free dump/water at Reddi Mart and Laundromat at 625 10th Ave N.

GPS Coordinates

N51.331389, W117.00944Click on link to see Google Map

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RADIUM HOT SPRINGS, BC VONN

July 2, 2015 to July 7, 2015
Coordinators

Cheryl Davis

Activity Ideas

Shop Invermere and Windermere, great shopping villages. See salmon spawn at the Columbia River headwater. Kayak on Columbia Lake. Visit, bike or hike in Kootenay NP. Visit Radium Hot Springs N of Invermere, or Fairmont Hot Springs S of Windermere. Several golf courses closeby. Visit nearby Provincial Parks. See elk, deer, goat, big horn sheep and we may be surprised with bear, moose, coyote and wolf.

Parking Location

Redstreak Campground, 7500 Redstreak Campground Rd., Radium Hotsprings, BC (Kotenay National Park. 250-347-9505

Directions and Other Information

From Cranbrook, take Hwy. 93 N which turns into Hwy. 93/95 N to Radium Hot Springs. Turn right onto Redstreak Road which turns into Redstreak Park Road. Located 2.5 km above the village of Radium Hot Springs. The village of Radium, BC and the entrance to Redstreak Campground are located 16 km N of the town of Invermere and 105 km S of Golden, BC. It is located at the junction of Highway 95 and Highway 93 in the Columbia River Valley between the Columbia River and Kootenay NP. Campsite choices are no h/u ($27.40), electric ($32.30), and full h/u ($38.20). Must call ASAP to make your toll free reservation at 877-737-3783. If you choose a site with a firepit, an extra cost of $8.80 per day is charged for a mandatory firepit permit (wood included) regardless if you have a fire or not. Also a Parks Canada Discovery Pass (good for 12 months) is required for all visitors to the park ($67.70 age 64 and under, $57.90 age 65 and over) that permits visitors unlimited access to 27 national parks and 77 national historic sites. Passes can be purchased on line or at participating locations upon arrival.

GPS Coordinates

N50.624886, W116.060032Click on link to see Google Map

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CRANBROOK, BC VONN

June 28, 2015 to July 2, 2015
Coordinators

Milt Jeffrey

Activity Ideas

Lots of interesting sightseeing, catch up on laundry and shopping.

Parking Location

Casino of the Rockies, 7777 Mission Rd, Cranbrook, BC

Directions and Other Information

We will be staying in the lower parking lot of the Casino of the Rockies.
From Cranbrook, go NW on CAN Hwy 95A (toward Kimberley) to Mission Rd. Turn right and go approx. 5 miles. Turn left into the Casino. Suggest small rig lead group as signage is poor. Dry camp by donation.

GPS Coordinates

N49.586338, W115.758580Click on link to see Google Map

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BALFOUR, BC VONN

June 22, 2015 to June 28, 2015
Coordinators

Shirley Bradley and Andy Stratman

Activity Ideas

Things we can do: kayaking, fishing, golfing, visit hot springs. spelunking, cycling and sightseeing in the area.

Parking Location

Toad Rock Motorcycle Campground, 2865 Toad Rock Road, Queens Bay

Directions and Other Information

We will be staying at on CA Hwy 31, between Balfour and Ainsworth, 5 miles either direction. We will be dry camping, there are showers & toilets. Kootenay Prov. Park between Nelson and Balfour had dump & water for a fee. Camping fee is discounted to $10 CAN per night for seniors. Come with empty tanks and full water.

GPS Coordinates

N49.687253, W116.915643Click on link to see Google Map


WINLAW, BC, VONN

June 16, 2015 to June 22, 2015
Coordinators

Shirley Bradley and Andy Stratman

Activity Ideas

This area offers a multitude of recreation activities–kayaking, fishing , biking, Hot springs and sightseeing.

Parking Location

Winlaw Hall, Winlaw, BC

Directions and Other Information

From Nakusp down Hwy 6 South to New Denver to Slocan City to Winlaw. Pass Fami Bakery and 1/2 mi you will spot the WIN sign on your right. Park at Community Hall. Fee. 10.00

GPS Coordinates

N49.616259, W117.556564Click on link to see Google Map

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ELLSWORTH, ME EHWGToo

August 23, 2015 to August 30, 2015
Coordinators

JAN MARONE

Activity Ideas

Timber Tina’s Great Maine Lumberjack Show, Downeast Scenic Railroad, Big Chicken Barn.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge,317 High St, Ellsworth, ME

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.52598, W68.40050Click on link to see Google Map

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BANGOR, ME EHWGToo

August 18, 2015 to June 23, 2015
Coordinators

DIANA TOLERICO

Activity Ideas

Cole Land Transportation Museum, Paul Bunyan Statue, Penobscot Theatre Co.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 108 Odlin Rd, Bangor, ME

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.79550, W68.80615Click on link to see Google Map

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BETHLEHEM, NH EHWGToo

August 13, 2015 to August 18, 2015
Coordinators

PHIL CAFFERTY

Activity Ideas

Colonial Theatre, White Mountains, Local works Market Place

Parking Location

Apple Hill Campground, 647 Maple St, Bethlehem, NH 03574, (603) 869-2238

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.289689, W71.672129Click on link to see Google Map

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RAY BROOK, NY EHWGToo

August 3, 2015 to August 8, 2015
Coordinators

JAN MARONE

Activity Ideas

Kayak Saranac Lake, visit Lake Placid Olympic sites, drive to High Falls Gorge, lots of hiking

Parking Location

Meadowbrook Public Campground, 1174 NYS Route 86, Ray Brook , NY 12977 ( Phil questions if camp sites are available for these dates)

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.298131, W74.075000Click on link to see Google Map

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CANADIAN MARITIMES EHWGToo

August 2, 2015 to August 30, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr.

Activity Ideas

When we resume on September 3rd at Rockland, ME we will continue on with all the previously planned dates. Carol Behnken will be hosting and has lots of great activities planned. We have 10 or 12 people planning to join, so we have room for 3 or 4 more. Call Phil (515 290-0723) or Donna (734 476-3788) if you have an interest in joining the group now or later. We will be gradually moving south from Maine to Florida for the winter, then in the spring move west, ending in Bandera, TX the first part of April.

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

Leave from Bangor, ME and return to Rockland, ME

GPS Coordinates

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GOUVERNEUR, NY EHWGToo

July 30, 2015 to August 3, 2015
Coordinators

DIANE BOOR

Activity Ideas

Fredrick Remington Museum, Hiking at Robert Moses State Park, Singer Castle on Dark Island, Gouverneur Museum.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 1419 U.S. 11, Gouverneur, NY (Phil’s note: There is room to park as seen on Goggle Earth.)

Directions and Other Information

Take I-81 North, 3.2 mi. At Exit 48A, take ramp right for I-781 toward Fort Drum, 4.2 mi. At Exit 4, take ramp right for US-11 toward Canton / Gouverneur, 0.3 mi turn left onto US-11, 29.7 mi Arrive at Elks Lodge, 1419 US-11, Gouverneur, NY 13642

GPS Coordinates

N44.35129, W75.441075Click on link to see Google Map

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WATERTOWN, NY 13601 EHWGToo

July 23, 2015 to June 30, 2015
Coordinators

PHIL CAFFERTY

Activity Ideas

Adirondack River Rafting, Burrville Cider Mill, New York State Zoo, The Paddock Club, Nautical Turtle Tavern or CrazyLegs Saloon.

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 728 Bradley St

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N43.98735, W75.91486Click on link to see Google Map

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