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October 10-16, 2021

    Bothe-Napa Valley State Park, Calistoga, California | San Francisco, California: We turned away from the California coast and headed to wine country. Bothe-Napa Valley State Park offers few amenities but is perfectly located to explore Napa, Sonoma, and Russian River… Read More »October 10-16, 2021

    October 5-10, 2021

      California State Route 1, Shoreline Highway, U.S. Route 101, Redwood Highway, California: After leaving the foggy coastal redwoods behind, we drove down U.S. Route 101 (Redwood Highway) to where California State Route 1 (Shoreline Highway) begins near Leggett in Mendocino… Read More »October 5-10, 2021

      September 30-October 5, 2021

        Big Lagoon County Park, Trinidad, California | Redwood National and State Parks, California: Found Big Lagoon County Park, a nice little first-come first-serve beach campground just outside of Trinidad, California, to serve as base camp for exploring Redwood National and… Read More »September 30-October 5, 2021

        September 16-20, 2021

          Champoeg State Heritage Area, Oregon: Made our way further down Oregon to the region that put US produced Pinot Noir on the map. Champoeg State Heritage Area is located just a few miles from the best stretch of wine country… Read More »September 16-20, 2021

          September 3-7, 2021

            Olympic National Park, Washington: Rolled up at 3:00 p.m. to South Beach Campground, a 55 site first-come first-served bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, on the Friday before Labor Day weekend. With three spots remaining and only one that would accommodate… Read More »September 3-7, 2021

            May 29-June 1, 2021

              Wolfe’s Neck Oceanfront Camping, Freeport, Maine: We left Mount Desert Island and headed back to Wolfe’s Neck Oceanfront Campground in Freeport, ME for the second time. Proximity to Portland, ocean views, and gorgeous sunrises/sunsets brought us back here for our… Read More »May 29-June 1, 2021

              May 28, 2021: 6:57AM-12:45PM

                Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine: The Beehive Loop Trail (rock scramble with amazing cliffside views) and Bar Island Trail (land bridge only accessible during low tide). Both hikes are great examples of Acadia National Park’s natural beauty.

                May 28, 2021: 3:20AM-6:18AM

                  Cadillac Mountain, Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine: Sunrise on Cadillac Mountain, Cadillac Summit Road, Acadia National Park.

                  May 25, 2021

                    Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine: Set my alarm this morning for 4:15AM and hiked to the nearest oceanfront path… Acadia National Park

                    May 20-24, 2021

                      Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine: Acadia National Park was one of the handful of anchor points we planned for our one year trip. We reserved a full week dry camping in the park’s Blackwoods Campground and a couple nights… Read More »May 20-24, 2021

                      May 18-20, 2021

                        Wolfe’s Neck Oceanfront Camping, Freeport, Maine: Rolled up our campsite at Wolfe’s Neck Oceanfront Camping in Freeport, ME and was greeted with a stunning view of the Maine coast. Got our lobster roll at Joshua’s Restaurant & Tavern in Freeport… Read More »May 18-20, 2021

                        April 15-18, 2021

                          Morehead City, North Carolina | Cape Lookout National Seashore, North Carolina: While we were in the Florida Everglades, we met Paul & Darlene. After a nice chat about traveling, they invited us to visit them in Morehead City, NC when… Read More »April 15-18, 2021

                          March 24-27, 2021

                            Riverwood Park Campground, Oak Hill, Florida | New Smyrna Beach, Florida | Canaveral National Seashore, Florida: After calling about half a dozen parks, Cindy scored us a few nights on the sea wall in Riverwood Park Campground. This set us… Read More »March 24-27, 2021