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bluewater lake state park, nm

8/4 It’s so hard to go back to camping, especially after TWO nights at a hotel.  But, we have to be frugal if we want to do the things we want before we get back to Georgia. The drive to … Continue reading

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zion national park, UT

8/1 & 8/2 After leaving Cathedral Gorge, we headed towards Zion National Park in Utah.  We had heard great things about it and were excited to see it in person.  It was only a few hours drive from our last … Continue reading

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redwoods and sea lions and turkey, oh my!

July 27th & 28th The drive through northern California is nice.  Lots of Redwood around.  These trees are gorgeous when they are allowed to mature. Next camp was at Mount Tamalpais State Park, about 30 minutes from the Golden Gate … Continue reading

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eureka! get me outta here…

Coastal Northern California is foggy and windy and cold.  Not really the best weather when you are tent camping.  We stayed at a Quality Inn in Eureka, CA.  And I use the word “quality” here loosely.  They were knocking on … Continue reading

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montana and idaho.

July 13th and 14th We are certainly getting a geography lesson during this trip.  Who knew this was where Montana and Idaho were?  Our camp site in Montana was gorgeous.  Right on Flint Creek  in National Forest and we even … Continue reading

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yellowstone national park.

July 11th, 12th Yellowstone, Wyoming The drive to Yellowstone was more of the same.  Flat cattle ranches and blue summer skies.  We finally made it to the park, which is H-U-G-E!  Much bigger than we anticipated.  The camp site we … Continue reading

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