Mittry Lake | Yuma, AZ
Shopping: around 30 minutes to Yuma — Convenience store about 10 miles from campground
Signal: 3 bars Verizon LTE
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!
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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Yesterday, Jeff and I were tickled to scroll through Facebook and see that a recent photo we had taken of our Honda Odyssey set up with our canopy had been chosen as the header image in a minivan camper group that we are in on Facebook. Scrolling through...