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December 18-20, 2021

    Davis Mountains State Park, Fort Davis, Texas: For our final park visit of 2021, we met up with Nathan and Kelly at Davis Mountains State Park in Fort Davis, Texas. We hiked up the hill overlooking Indian Lodge and caught… Read More »December 18-20, 2021

    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

            July 1-6, 2021

              Center Lake Campground, Custer State Park, South Dakota | Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota: Spent the 4th of July weekend in the South Dakota Black Hills at Custer State Park’s same-day reservable Center Lake Campground. Saw Mount Rushmore through… Read More »July 1-6, 2021

              June 17-20, 2021

                Mouth of Two Hearted River State Forest Campground, 31.5 miles northeast of Newberry, Michigan: Drove down 14 miles of dirt roads to camp at Mouth of Two Hearted River State Forest Campground. The 36 campsites are first come first serve… Read More »June 17-20, 2021

                June 18, 2021

                  Pictured Rock National Lakeshore, Munising, Michigan: During our stay at Mouth of Two Hearted River State Forest Campground (more on that in the next post) we spent a day exploring Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Located on Lake Superior in the… Read More »June 18, 2021

                  June 7-9, 2021

                    Watkins Glen State Park, New York | Finger Lakes, New York: After leaving the Adirondacks, we took a quick detour to dip our toes in Lake Ontario, our first Great Lake of the trip. From there, we headed towards the… Read More »June 7-9, 2021

                    May 7-11, 2021

                      Assateague State Park and Assateague Island National Seashore, Berlin, Maryland: While camping in Delaware, Campnab alerted us to a last minute opening at Assateague State Park in Maryland. Instead of sticking to The Plan© and continuing north, we drove down… Read More »May 7-11, 2021

                      May 5-7, 2021

                        Killens Pond State Park, Felton, Delaware: Neither of us had ever been to Delaware before so we drove to the center and camped for two nights at Killens Pond State Park. Hiked a nice three mile loop around the lake.… Read More »May 5-7, 2021

                        May 1-4, 2021

                          Gifford Pinchot State Park, Lewisberry, Pennsylvania: Moochdocked in a friend’s driveway in southeastern Pennsylvania for a couple nights then headed out to Gifford Pinchot State Park for two nights. Hiked the lake loop and did a little light rock climbing…… Read More »May 1-4, 2021

                          April 13-15, 2021

                            Myrtle Beach State Park, South Carolina: We decided it had been too long since we got up to watch the sunrise. Myrtle Beach State Park in South Carolina did not disappoint! Myrtle Beach State Park

                            April 6.2, 2021

                              Skidaway Island State Park, Savannah, Georgia: Smoked Pork Chops on the Weber Go Anywhere after a long day of hiking Skidaway Island State Park trails.

                              April 6.1, 2021

                                Skidaway Island State Park, Savannah, Georgia: Take a little walk alongside us on the Sandpiper and Avian loop trails… Skidaway Island State Park

                                April 2, 2021

                                  Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill, Georgia: 10 weeks into our one year trip, I finally took the time to take pictures of the inside of our Lance 2285 and F-250. This is how we actually live on the road…

                                  April 1-4, 2021

                                    Fort McAlister State Park, Richmond Hill, Georgia: After a wonderful six weeks, we finally bid farewell to Florida and crossed into Georgia. Campnab scored us three nights at Fort McAllister State Park. Cindy spent some time lounging in her hammock… Read More »April 1-4, 2021

                                    March 27-April 1, 2021

                                      Anastasia State Park, St. Augustine, Florida: Scored a five night stay just a week prior using Campnab at the perpetually sold out Anastasia State Park in St. Augustine, FL. Got our dose of Vitamin D at the park’s beautiful uncrowded… Read More »March 27-April 1, 2021

                                      March 23-24, 2021

                                        Blue Spring State Park, Orange City, Florida | Ponce de Leon Springs State Park, Ponce de Leon, Florida: After leaving Silver Springs State Park, we made a quick stop dipping our toes into Ponce de Leon Springs on our way… Read More »March 23-24, 2021

                                        March 20-23, 2021

                                          Silver Springs State Park, Ocala, Florida: Florida has many beautiful freshwater springs so we decided to cut through the center of the state to experience several. First stop, Silver Springs: birthplace of glass bottom boats and film location for many… Read More »March 20-23, 2021

                                          March 15, 2021

                                            Collier-Seminole State Park, Florida: While camping at Collier-Seminole State Park on the edge of the Florida Everglades, Cindy scratched an item off her bucket list: taking an airboat ride through gator country! Wooten’s Everglades Airboat Tours

                                            February 9, 2021

                                              Buccaneer State Park, Mississippi: Settling in for our first sunset on the Gulf near Waveland, Mississippi. Buccaneer State Park

                                              February 4-8, 2021

                                                Lake Fausse Pointe State Park, Louisiana: Spent four nights in Louisiana at Lake Fausse Pointe State Park. Rained Thursday and Friday but warmed up for the weekend. Cindy met some nice locals that took her on their boat and were… Read More »February 4-8, 2021

                                                February 2, 2021

                                                  Caddo Lake State Park, Texas: Big pines and bald cypress with hanging moss, a nice hike, and gators beneath the murky waters. Our last night in Texas before heading to Louisiana.