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Age: 55-65

Member since January 2017

We are a middle age couple traversing the country part time with our Goldendoodle.

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Been married for over 40 years and started RVing in 2010. We have 3 adult children and 8 grandchildren so spend time traveling back and forth between the northern part of Michigan and southwest Florida. We've also enjoyed traveling east and west from the Maritime Provinces of Canada to the western shores of Washington State. We enjoy meeting new people and hearing their stories and telling our own if the opportunity presents itself in a serendipitous way.

Skills & Expertise to Share

Have some experience with computer technology having used it for over 25 years. Also, if I can lend a handle to any task and have the time would be happy to help.

JustAPlace2Rest's Pets

We have a Goldedoodle pup (born Jan 2017). She's a busy female and very loveable. She's traveled with us since the day we got her, while traveling.

JustAPlace2Rest's Hometown

Alpena is a delightful port city of about 10,000 people. If you like to visit museums then the Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center or Besser Museum might be of interest. For more on the area try visiting the Alpena Chamber of Commerce website where the list many interesting opportunity's to visit.


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JustAPlace2Rest's Guest Details

JustAPlace2Rest's Rig

Rig Type: Class A

44 feet long

We travel in an older 44 foot diesel pusher and usually tow a car. Would love to be able to use our 4 slides if possible when we park but can also keep them in if it's not appropriate to extend them.

JustAPlace2Rest's Travel Preferences

  • Has a tow vehicle
  • Travels with pets
  • Has slideouts

JustAPlace2Rest Has 1 Host Location

Just A Place To Rest

Alpena, MI, US
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JustAPlace2Rest's References (30)

References from Hosts (19)


April 2021

Very friendly and fun couple!

Our guests were great conversation and very nice. We enjoyed hosting them and welcome them back if they are in the area. They were very respectful to our property and Rudy our Golden Retriever. Rudy loved playing with their dog too! Travel safe & God Bless my friends!


March 2021

Super Nice

These folks are super nice people. Very friendly (especially Sasha lol). Easy to visit with - share stories and just have fun. Hope to see them in the near future on their travels


March 2021

Super Nice

It's easy to visit and have fun with friendly folks who come to rest and relax. These folks are always welcome. Enjoy the visiting and company. Hope to see you on your travels in the future


March 2021

Great to have you back

Sorry I couldn't be home to host Kip but after having them before I was happy to have him visit again. I seriously hope to Visit with them at their place soon. I couldn't be home because We were boon docking with another great in Ga. I really missed seeing Tasha the beautiful Labradoodle.


March 2021

Nice couple

Was a pleasure hosting these friendly folks enjoyed the time spent around the campfire welcome back anytime


January 2021

Sasha the wonder pup

Just a great couple and pup Sasha is the icing on the cake. This was their second visit and they are welcome back anytime. Good chance that we'll visit them at their place soon. Happy travels.


January 2021

perfect guest

was a pleasure to host these nice folks, enjoyed the conversation around the campfire, welcome back anytime


January 2021

Great couple

Very friendly lovely couple-enjoyed their stay and the lovely thank you card and donation-very respectful and quiet-enjoyed our visit over supper-Sasha (dog) very quiet-left things as they found them-more than welcome anytime they wish to stay again.


October 2020

Wonderful folks!

Short stay but super folks! Welcome back anytime. Our dogs loved having their dog to visit with. Maybe next time they can all stay a little longer. We so enjoy sharing our campsites with Boondockers!


September 2020


Friendly couple stopped by on their way through town. They would be welcome back any time.


March 2020

Great folks

Great guests, cool rig, nice dog.
We enjoyed hosting them.
They are welcome back any time.


March 2020

nice couple

enjoyed hosting these fine folks, had good conversation around the campfire, hope to get to Michigan some time and visit with them welcome back anytime


August 2019

Glad you stopped!

Sorry that we were out of town on our own adventure when you stopped, but glad we were able to offer a place to stay. We are glad you enjoyed your stay!

Erlhaven Farms

July 2019

Boondockers are great People!

A lovely couple to host. A pleasure to visit with and they are welcome to come back anytime.
Boondockers aregreat.


September 2018

Nice meeting you both

Enjoyed are short time meeting and talking with you prior to leaving on our trip. I hope you enjoyed your stay and the area. Safe Travels.


August 2018

Great folks

We enjoyed visiting with them and their dog around our campfire. They were courteous of our property and we didn't hear them. They are welcome to come again.


August 2018

Super Nice & Very Considerate Boondockers

What a great couple - very courteous and quiet. They were wonderful guests and are welcome back anytime! :)


August 2018

Great people - fun to talk to!

It was a pleasure to host these nice folks who just stayed one night but were nice enough to come by for a visit before they left to continue their journey.


August 2018

Very pleasant couple. Had to guide their 43 foot rig into our narrow drive but managed with care.

Enjoyed good conversation and explained things about the Farm to them. Arrived right on time they planned to. Left in time to accomodate our departure next morning. Recomend this great couple to anyplace that can handle their big rig! They are welcome back anytime we are home.

References from Guests (11)


April 2021

Quick stop.

Easy access from the road and convenient location. Very helpful and hospitable hosts.


October 2020

Great hosts, nice stay

Everything you could want in a location and easy in, easy out.

We got a great night's rest and were on our way in minutes.


September 2020

Awesome hosts!

It felt like we were right at home. They were great hosts! I love the information that I can gain with other seasoned RV’ers


July 2020


Absolutely wonderful hosts, great level and safe space, turned out to be directly next to where my appointment was so it could not have been more perfect. Many thanks to my gracious hosts!!!!!!


July 2020

Great location and great host!!!!

This stay was awesome. The location was wonderful for all that we wanted to do. We really had a great time with these hosts and enjoyed dinner together one evening. We highly recommend staying with JustAPlace2Rest if you are in the area.


June 2020

Abundance of generosity

This was the perfect place for a stop while we explored the area and while the hubby tripped down memory lane about his days in the military.

Thank you so much for the amenities and for making it a safe place to be.

Great dinner conversation.


June 2020

Friendly and helpful!

We are so thankful for such a pleasant stay so close to Lake Huron. We are new at the RV life and grateful for the pointers.


August 2019

Wonderful accommodating hosts!

I stayed for one night on my way to the UP. JustAPlace2Rest was very accommodating and quick to respond to my requests and questions.


September 2018

Such a gracious host

I requested a stay one evening when all parks were full, and the host replied within minutes and said I was welcome to park there, though he wasn't home. His trusting, welcoming spirit reminded me of the good old days when people trusted each other. A most gracious host!


September 2017

Very Gracious Couple

Stayed here in Alpena for 2 nights. Had a very warm welcome and a lot of great conversations. Alpena is a very nice city to visit on Lake Huron. Highly recommend this spot as a stop over in your travels. Thanks again for your hospitality.

A former member

August 2017

Great hosts

JustAPlace2Rest and his wife are excellent hosts. We had a good time sharing in conversation with them and were given some very good suggestions about their town. Looking forward to seeing them again.