Andrea took a nap after we got to Singing Hills RV Park and I decided I am going for a driv into the NP. THe first trail when you get in is the Sand Cave Trail, its only 0.1 mile long so I figured that I wont get too wet if it starts raining again. […]
07/10/2018 The temperature at the campground in St Vrain State PArk went up to 101 F and we had no fun, the dogs barely wanted to walk outside at lunch and we all felt like caged animals. I looked up Estes Park and saw that the high was only 84 so after work we jumped […]
What a great drive and surprise to us. We did not expect this beauty far away from yellow stone and the Grand Tetons. So many places to hike, fish, camp and enjoy nature, we def are planning on coming back and doing some tent camping.
https://www.fws.gov/refuge/john_heinz/ What a Gem hidden near Philadelphia. The refuge is about 15 min drive from the Campus RV Park and Ride lot and offers alot of great hiking, birding and biking. There is ample parking and the Visitor Center is brand new ( so new its empty ). If you are in Philadelphia and want […]
https://www.nps.gov/places/chalmette-battlefield.htm After work we took a drive the Battlefield which is only 7 miles from the St Bernhard State Park. I am surprised that a place where something as the as battle of the war of 1812 and for New Orleans doesnt get more attention, bigger signs, bigger parking lots etc… the gates close at […]
La Sal del Rey, or “the King’s Salt,” is one of three naturally occurring salt lakes in South Texas. Sitting atop an estimated four million tons of salt, these hypersaline lakes are seven times saltier than the ocean. Definitely an interesting place to visit. The maybe a bit over half a mile to the Lake […]
The official Webasite https://www.nps.gov/paal/index.htm One thing that is amazing about the Rio Grande Valley is that if you drive 1 hour in either direction the landscape changes. We had this event bookedmarked on Facebook for a while and left early to go and see the “living history” presentation at the Battlfield. The Volunteers showed how to […]