Pioche, Nevada: A taste of the Old West

Gunslingers, mayhem, rigged court trials, and gun battles between mine owners and claim jumpers established Pioche, Nevada as one of the wildest mining camps in the West. Located 400 miles from the nearest law enforcement, Pioche residents determined right from wrong – or rather the powerful over the weak – by the rule of the…

How RVers can avoid dangerous collisions with wildlife

New York Times illustration by Irene Rinaldi “FALL is the season of apples, frost, turning leaves and roadkill” write Amanda Hardy and Renee Seidler on the New York Times Opinion Pages. “A 2008 congressional study found that one in 20 reported motor vehicle collisions is animal-related, and the numbers peak in autumn. Annually, these incidents…