Share this on:
 E-mail
45,627
VIEWS
91
COMMENTS
 
SHARES
About this iReport
  • Approved for CNN

  • Click to view GQuirin's profile
    Posted April 14, 2012 by
    GQuirin
    Location
    Furnace Creek, California
    Assignment
    Assignment
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Surging gas prices

    More from GQuirin

    Bummer!

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     GQuirin told me, 'Driving a motorhome that gets 10 mpg doesn't feel too great when gas is over $4 a gallon. I didn't purchase gas from this station. I drove to the next station and paid $4.88 gallon. However I did see other RV's and vehicles fuel up at $5.79 a gallon. I'm saddened to see prices this high. Our family will likely not travel with our RV this summer. I personally don't expect prices to drop back under $4 anytime soon.'
    - hhanks, CNN iReport producer

    Soon you might find yourself discussing amongst your friends the days of $4 dollar a gallon gasoline. I think we can forget about gas dropping back to $4 dollars a gallon for this summer. I snapped this photo with my wife’s iphone yesterday when leaving Death Valley National Park. Last year, I posted a similar photo when gas was at $5.40 a gallon. With prices soaring out of control, camping and weekend road trips will likely be restricted for most Americans. Our 800 mile camping trip cost us just over $400 in fuel.
    • TAGS:

    • GROUPS:

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.

    Comments

    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story