Mittry Lake | Yuma, AZ

Yuma, Arizona
Shopping: around 30 minutes to Yuma — Convenience store about 10 miles from campground
Signal: 3 bars Verizon LTE
Cost: Free
Services: Clean vault toilets, trash

This location was a welcome surprise! Park right by the lake for great views. Nice area — a little busy and dusty with the traffic, but not too loud. The loo’s are very clean and there’s trash collection (a dumpster) onsite, which is great!


Top 8 Things Learned After Six Months Living on the Road with a Man and Basset in a Minivan.

It’s September and Jeff and I are heading back east, having recently celebrated an important #vanlife milestone… August 22, 2018, was our six-month anniversary of heading out to live on the road in our converted Honda Odyssey mini-campervan (take a tour!).

Since we ventured out, we’ve definitely learned a few lessons. We’ve relaxed on a few non-negotiables  (see also: how much dust on one basset hound am I capable of overlooking?) And we’ve probably gotten more uptight on a few topics that used to be taken for granted (how much drinkable water and usable wet wipes are on hand come to mind). 

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