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Age: 55-65

Member since February 2020

Adventure Van Life!

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We travel full time in our 4x4 adventure van experiencing North America’s beauty to the fullest. We are avid hikers and kayakers and are most happiest when out in the back country in the wilds. However, occasionally our van can be found parked at the opera or playhouse or inner city arena for some urban fun.

ByTheRiver's Pets

No pets but we are animal lovers, especially dogs.

ByTheRiver's Hometown

Being full time travelers, our “home” is where we are. The people around us become family and we love to embed ourselves into the communities we visit. We seek out the locals to tell us of hidden treasures in their area to see and do. We want to experience it all! Originally, we are from Santa Barbara, California but we have strong ties to Las Vegas, NV and the Jackson, WY area.

ByTheRiver's Guest Details

ByTheRiver's Rig

Rig Type: Class B

25 feet long

2007 Roadtrek 4x4 Class B Adventure Van. The van is modern and in excellent condition and in appearance. We require no hookups of any kind.

ByTheRiver's References (11)

References from Hosts (11)

Saco River

June 2021




April 2021

one night stay

Boon dockers and myself had very positive interactions. They received a camping spot to keep their gear safe. In the morning they assisted me in with a food distribution that suddenly had come up.
They are welcome to come and stay any time.


December 2020

By the River

Nice people. We were glad to be able to help them out. Nice rig! Safe travels.


August 2020

Wish the stay were longer.

By the river is a fantastic couple. We thoroughly enjoyed conversations out on the patio during their one-night stop here. Highly recommended.


June 2020


Easy to please, very self contained. Glad to share the lake with this nice couple. They did feed a few mosquitoes but that is life in Maine. We will welcome them back on the next go round.


June 2020

Van travelers

Delightful and interesting couple. Would welcome them again anytime.


May 2020

Great quests that became instant friends.

We thoroughly enjoyed our time with BYTHERIVER. We hit it off right away with the two of them. We spent several nights by the fire sharing stories and enjoying talking about each other’s experiences. I learned several things that will help Mona and I as we head out with our motor home. We also met up with them after they left here for a great afternoon. I know we will get together as time goes on as we all are looking forward to it. They both are welcome here anytime.


May 2020

Good Communicator

Unfortunately we were getting the driveway worked on .


May 2020

Great Guests

Really glad to have met ByTheRiver. They are welcome at Pfisterville next time they are in the area. Who knows, perhaps we will run into you up north?


April 2020

delightful couple

Jerry and Kim are fun guests; self-sufficient and knowing. Lots of adventures to share. It was great hosting them and I hope they come back. I want to get a closer look at their rig!


April 2020

Welcome aboard!

Welcome to Boondockers Welcome! You are the caliber of guests which make BW a success. It was a pleasure to have been your first host. Please stop by again when in the area.