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Our Adventures

Welcome to the adventures of Larry and Connie Farquhar.
Dec
26

Testing "Follow-Me" and "Watch-Me" Flight Modes

Although I've had my new sUAS (small Unmanned Aerial System, aka Drone) for 3 months, I finally decided to test the "Follow-Me" and "Watch-Me" flight modes. All worked very well. These flight modes work as follows: Follow-Me - The sUAS follows the GPS signal from the tablet or phone, keeping the subject in the center of the video screen. I used my Samsung Galaxy S2 tablet inside of the Jeep and dr...
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Dec
23

2015 Alaska RV Adventure Photos

I finally got around to adding the 1200+ photos we took during our 2015 RV Adventure to Alaska. If interested, you can find these photos in our " Photo Gallery ".
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Nov
02

Time Flies

I'm finally caught up and motivated to sit down to catch you up on our travels. When last we spoke, we were in Winchester Bay, Oregon.... ( Sept 27-Oct 2 ) From there we proceeded south along the Oregon coast to Brookings, OR. There is an Elks Lodge we had been to before and we figured this was a good place to catch up on chores and to go see some BIG trees. Having spent two weeks boondocking we h...
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Sep
25

Family Visit and Winchester Bay, Oregon

After returning back to the "lower 48", we stayed at the Angel of the Winds Casino on Aug 27th for the night (free, 48.215229, -122.183998) again. This was the same casino we stayed at before going into Canada. They've recently created a new dry camping area on the northern parking lot. Food is still good there. We then headed to Burien, WA and stayed at the Elks Lodge RV Park for 2 weeks ( Aug 28...
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Sep
13

Our Alaska Adventure Ends - Weeks 14 and 15

Tok Alaska was our last night staying in Alaska but it would not be our last visit to Alaska. SInce Larry was having problems with his leased server crashing every few days, he wanted to get back to the lower 48 to get this issue resolved. He needed fast, reliable Internet access. Our return trip through Canada was a little quicker than originally planned. We crossed into Canada's Yukon Territory ...
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Guest — Craig
What a great trip. This is on our bucket list and we are already starting to plan. Would be handy if all your Alaska articles ha... Read More
Thursday, 08 October 2015 18:40
Guest — RailwayRog
I'm in the preliminary stages of planning to drive to Alaska. My trip will start in New York, meander to Seattle then to Alaska. ... Read More
Monday, 09 November 2015 13:26
Connie Farquhar
Hi RailwayRog, The Milepost is an extremely useful tool when going through Seattle, Canada, and Alaska. I do not know how far east... Read More
Friday, 13 November 2015 09:16
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