October was spent in Washington State, enjoying the cooler weather before heading to Oregon to see our good friends the Taylors.

Rent Cost

We spent a total of $173.52 for the month of August which is the monthly cost of our Thousand Trails Membership. We did not spend anything on top of that.


Moochdocked:        3 nights
Thousand Trails: 28 nights


Partial Hookups: 16 days
Full Hookups:      15 days


28 in WA
3 in OR

Miles & Fuel

Total Miles: 1,697
Towed Miles: 1,038
Days Traveled: 7
States: WA, OR

Gallons of Premium: 148.82
Average Price Paid: $2.85/gal
Fuel Cost: $404.18

Toll: $0.00
Parking: $21.00



Laundromat: $14
Laundromat Visits: 2
New Clothes: $210.66

We all needed new hiking boots.


Groceries: $996.95
Restaurants: $369.99

HAY!!! Under budget!

RV Connectivity

$70 per month for Unlimited AT&T through OTR Mobile. This is truly unlimited (no throttling) and we use an average of 15 Gigs ber day! Our RV setup consists of a NETGEAR Nighthawk MR1100 SIM Card Router connected to two Proxicast High Gain, Wide-Band, Omni-Directional Antennas.
A writeup of our setup is coming soon!

Phones and Devices

$244.28 for two iPhones 11Pro on the ‘Get More Unlimited’ Plan and one iPad on the Unlimited Plan. This includes monthly payments on the iPhones!
The ‘Get More Unlimited’ Plan includes 75GB of Premium Data, 30GB of Mobile Hotspot Data. This plan includes Apple Music which is 90% of what we use for drive days. This plan also includes Disney+ which is one of Braxton’s favorite apps.


Nothing to report this month.

Thousand Trails Cost and Breakdown

We have the Elite Collection Membership. here is the breakdown of our cost:

Downpayment: $600.00 (Downpayment on the Elite Basic Membership)
Annual Dues:    $499.00  (Annual Thousand Trails Dues)
Trails Coll.         $299.00  (Annual Trails Collection Dues)
Upgraded:         $265.00 (Difference to upgrade to Elite Collections Membership)
Monthly             $621.34  (Total of Monthly payments to date)
Total:               $2,284.34  (Total to date)

Divided by 111 nights to date, is $20.58 per night!


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