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ricksue

Age: 65+

Member since July 2020

Almost retired!!

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Sue is a retired RN. Rick still works some doing consulting work and serves part time in a church.
Have traveled somewhat extensively to various continents. We take folks to Israel on tours.
Rick used to deliver RV's for an RV dealer friend and gained experience in various types of RV's. Decided class A was what we hoped to purchase some day..
Some months ago a good friend developed a terminal illness and offered us his diesel pusher at a very good price. We bought it and fulfilled a long term dream. It is an immaculately kept 2003 Holiday Rambler Endeavor model, 38 feet in length.

Skills & Expertise to Share

Reasonably skilled mechanically. Can do minor maintenance. We both like people and fancy ourselves as reasonably good communicators. We enjoy making new friends. Rick speaks German and both he and Sue studied Spanish but are not really fluent.

Just regular grateful Americans! Rick was born in Canada and became a naturalized citizen of the US years ago. Sue became a Canadian citizen when we lived in Vancouver area so we now both have dual citizenship.

ricksue's Pets

No pets. Love animals but too much trouble now when traveling.

Favorite Boondocking Locations

Fairly new at this but BLM lands and Corps of Engineer sites intrigue us. Looking forward very much to making friends with fellow Boondockers Welcome members!

We have found Cracker Barrel locations very pleasant and accessible.

ricksue's Hometown

We have lived in various cities-- Chicago, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Phoenix and Vancouver, BC. Settled in Redding some years ago because we have a daughter here and also other extended family.

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ricksue's Guest Details

ricksue's Rig

Rig Type: Class A

38 feet long

Toad. 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo Do not necessarily always tow this vehicle

ricksue's Travel Preferences

  • Has a tow vehicle
  • Has slideouts
  • Needs to run a generator

ricksue Has 1 Host Location

Quiet cul-de-sac

Redding, CA, US
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ricksue's References (11)

References from Hosts (4)

AngelDriver

March 2021

Very nice, laid-back, friendly couple.

Very gracious folks to have stay here.
Thoroughly enjoyed their company & recommend them to any & all Boondockers Hosts.
Look forward to seeing them again.

George & Beth


wrhjr3.

October 2020

Any Time!

It was a real pleasure to have RickSue spend a cold night here. It got below freezing overnight. We had a few minutes - too few - of pleasant conversation. They are a real class act and are most welcome again!!!


GTS1544

September 2020

THEIR CLASS A ENHANCES MY PROPERTY VALUE! BEAUTIFUL COACH!

RICKSUE is an excellent communicator, keeping us well informed as a severe winter storm moved over their previous location and proceeded toward SPAGHETTI'S ROOST. Their final ETA was spot on and we got them parked with access to 30 A power. We held a short conversation after their arrival, but it was too chilly out there for an extended one, which would have pleasurable, I am sure. They got situated, I sent them the Wi-Fi info and they responded that they were all set for the evening, planning on leaving about 9 AM to continue their eastward journey. A very pleasant couple that is most welcome to return. Becky & George


fixtrauma

July 2020

It was a PEACH of visit!

It was a short visit but we enjoyed getting to know our guests. Some interesting things in common. They resented us with some “home grown” peaches! Hope they visit again.


References from Guests (7)

akstandiford

April 2021

Quiet and calm

Second stay here, pretty easy parking, quiet neighborhood.


akstandiford

April 2021

Quintessential Cul-de-sac

Our hosts were very kind an generous, and we had a really great time getting to know the neighbor kids who became fast friends with our kiddo. It’s been a great stay! New friends, nearby walking trail, nearby grocery store. Everything you could need.


teckhout

April 2021

Gracious and welcoming

We were welcomed as old friends and enjoyed our stay.


Cozycottage

March 2021

Hospitality Exemplified

We were greeted by Rick and Sue with a very warm welcome and available to do anything to make our RV set up easy. We had electrical hook ups for 15 amp and water was available to fill. We parked are in their front driveway to the side of their third garage site and our car was on the garage driveway. We had a nice chat with Rick and Sue and were invited into their home. We have a lot in common with them as Sue was a nurse,like me, and my late husband was a pastor has is Rick. We also RV and they RV so much to talk about and comparing notes. They couldn’t have been more hospitable, more helpful and very convenient to the freeway. They are convenient to Redding,where we saw the sundial Bridge; to the Shasta dam, and Whiskeytown recreational area and much more. Thank you again sorry I was late in my review but I’m on the way to Redwood‘s we lost Internet and didn’t have it until today when we started driving around near a town. Hope to see you again. God‘s blessings for you to for your hospitality. Grateful, Sharon and Bob


2018roxy

March 2021

So welcoming!

We truly enjoyed our stop. Our hosts were so welcoming and helpful. The neighborhood is lovely and a great park nearby to walk! We definitely would stop here again!


morganbeck

March 2021

Wonderful stay!

Not only is the location very nice and quiet with a close park nearby, but the host are incredible! Felt so comfortable here. I was able to join the host one night for some story sharing and then got to tour their motorhome the next day! They made sure I was well taken care of and ensured I could ask them if I needed anything. Ended up leaving with a couple of books for my collection and some inspiration from their travels! Couldn’t have asked for more


Deeja

March 2021

Warm welcome

Couldn’t ask for a nicer couple or spot. Nice quiet neighborhood. Slept great. Nature area is a nice walk away with a paved path for bikes too.