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Our Adventures

Welcome to the adventures of Larry and Connie Farquhar.
Jun
10

Alaska Trip - Weeks 3 to 4

After leaving Whitehorse, we had another day of beautiful scenery. On June 1st , we arrived at a one horse town in the Yukon Territory called Pelly River Crossing. This was just a one-night stop at an abandoned government campground (62.8264, -136.5845). At least it was abandoned while we were there. By morning, there were 5 campers using the campg...
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Jun
10

Photo Show of Our First 2 Weeks in Canada

Here's a short video show with a variety of photos taken during our first 2 weeks of our 2015 RV adventure to Alaska. These were taken in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory of Canada.
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Jun
05

Teslin Lake Campground, Yukon, Canada

Here's a short aerial video of Teslin Lake Government Campground in the Yukon Territory, Canada. I filmed this with my 3DR Iris+ quadcopter (drone), using a GoPro Hero 3+ camera. I'm still learning how to best make these videos. This video was made using a GPS assisted "loiter" mode, which created much of the jitters. The Drone kept wanting to...
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May
31

Alaska Trip - Week 2

After leaving Quesnel, we moved another 170 miles to the small town of Mackenzie ( May 20th - 21st). We've been moving slowly, ensuring we enjoy the trip. Why drive all day, just to get exhausted? We may have some long stretches, but we're all much happier if we keep our journey to under 4 hours a day. Mackenzie is a little off the main route, 17 m...
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May
19

Our Alaska Trip Begins

Connie had a great time with daughter Leslie and grand-daughters Kaylee and Khloe at their "tea-party". We attended another soccer game with Khloe then spent our last day in the Seattle area making some final purchases for our Alaska trip. We left the Seattle area on May 12th and headed North to Arlington, WA. Using the Casino Camper website, we st...
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Larry Farquhar
I'm using a 3DRobotics Iris+ with a Tarot 2D gimble and a GoPro Hero3+ camera. Love it!
Thursday, 11 June 2015 10:54
Larry Farquhar
I think you mis-understand. When I state I replaced 6 "house" batteries, these are the batteries to run the house part of the RV, ... Read More
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 21:16
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