Completed Trips and Bucket List

Morning Pano


  • Monterey, CA / Santa Cruz, CA
  • Sequoia – Kings Canyon NP
  • Yosemite NP
  • Lassen NP
  • Death Valley NP
  • Grand Canyon NP
  • Crater Lake NP
  • CA redwoods
  • Joshua Tree NP
  • Mesa Verde NP
  • Hawaii Volcanoes NP
  • 9-days backpacking into Kings Canyon NP
  • Ride the Mojave Road – Barstow CA to Laughlin NV
  • Mammoth Mountain, CA skiing, camping, hiking
  • Telluride CO skiing
  • Winter Park CO skiing
  • Park City UT skiing
  • Lake Tahoe skiing
  • Whistler BC Canada skiing
  • 10-day Alaskan cruise vacation with a land add-on to Anchorage, Denali and Fairbanks.
  • 7-day Alaska cruise round trip from Seattle,WA
  • 18-day cruise to Mexico, Costa Rica, and through the Panama Canal to Cartagena, Columbia; Aruba; St Thomas and Puerto Rico.
  • 4-week trip to England, Scotland and Wales with a Chunnel trip for the final 4 days in Paris and an additional day at Disney Paris.
  • Walt Disney World and Universal Studios, Florida, Disneyland CA, Disney Paris France
  • 4-week car adventure exploring Germany, Austria, Northern Italy, Eastern France and Switzerland.
  • New York City
  • Washington DC
  • Boston, Lexington, Concord, Plymouth, Yorktown, Williamsburg, Gettysburg and many other historic cities.
  • Hawaii
  • Visited 36 States of the USA
  • Route 66 the Mother Road (original)
  • 4-week car trip across America. Seeing many historical sites on the east coast.
  • 3-week train trip to see London, Paris, Venice, Florence, and Rome, ending in the Amalfi Coast in southern Italy.
  • 3-week driving vacation thru France, the Netherlands and Belgium.
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Coastal road Highway 1 in CA and Oregon
  • 3 week adventure to Stockholm, Sweden; Oslo, Norway; an 8 day Norwegian Fjords Cruise on Royal Caribbean and ending in Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Many other short weekend trips to numerous to mention

REVISED BUCKET LIST  (in no particular order and never complete)

o   Australia and New Zealand

o   Walk the Pacific Crest Trail (Mexico to Canada)

o   Bicycle the Adventure Cycling Association’s Sierra Cascades Trail stopping at Portland, OR then continue back along the Pacific Coast Trail back home

o   Bicycling or motorcycling the Rocky Mountains and the Great Divide Trail

o   Visit Ireland and revisit Wales

o   Back to France to bicycle the areas of Brittany and Normandy, continuing across the Channel following the southern coast of Great Brittan to return to Paris.

o   Iceland

o   Hungry, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, Greece

o   South America; Peru, Chile, Patagonia (cruise or motorcycle?)

o   Revisit Costa Rica and Belize

o   Travel around all 50 USA states

o   Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico

o   USA National and State Historic sites and Monuments

o   Cross Canada east to west, explore Newfoundland and Nova Scotia

o   Head to Alaska along the Alaskan Highway to Skagway then to camp/stay at Glacier Bay (Bartlett Cove) and finally take the Alaskan Ferry system to Ketchikan and end in Prince Rupert

o   Revisit Switzerland and the Bernese Oberland area and hike the traverse

o   Bicycle or motorcycle Denmark, Sweden and Norway

o   Disney World with all the family and grand kids

o   Visit all the US National Parks

o   Hike the Pilgrim Trail in northern Spain

o   Tokyo Disney visit Japan

o   Highway 50 across the US

o   Exotic cruise tour of Southeast Asia

o   See a couple of stages of the Tour de France

o   Watch the Isle of Mann TT motorcycle race

Can I do this in the time I have left; I sure am going to try!