Gonzo Dave




Dave is a 70-year-old longtime Tucson, Arizona, resident. He enjoys traveling, building his project vehicle, improving his home, reading, and riding his bicycle (among many other things). He has been happily married since 2018.

Posts by Gonzo Dave:
From The Ground Up

Chronicling the buildup of a 6x6 Jeep CJ-6

Just North of Paradise

Sporadic Musings on Writing, Art, Natural History, Travel, and Food

Plying Through Life

Travel Stories and Other Adventures

Always Departing

Traveling through the wonderment of a curious world.

Smokey the Jeep

The adventures and evolution of a lifelong dream


The best in WWII aviation history

The Peripatetic Traveler

Thoughts about my travels - of all kinds.

Casual Travelers

because the world is too interesting to stay home


A blog full of humorous and poignant observations.