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Taking a trip back into history (Boonesborough, Jamestown, & Yorktown)

After our long summer in Michigan, we headed towards Raleigh, NC where we would again serve as Camp Hosts in the Falls Lake State Recreation Area for the month of October.  Our route was not the most direct, but allowed … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon – September 2012

On our way to the Grand Canyon we crossed over the Glen Canyon Dam.  It is from this location that many of the rafting trips into the Grand Canyon begin.  It was our first impression of how big and expansive … Continue reading

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Yellowstone National Park – August 2012

We had our shortest drive between stops when we moved from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park.  We took our time packing up, went out breakfast before we left, and still arrived in time for lunch! We checked … Continue reading

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Grand Teton National Park – August 2012

We had originally planned to visit the Grand Tetons after visiting Yellowstone National Park; however, after studying the best route from the Black Hills to Yellowstone we determined that entering Yellowstone from the south instead of the east would allow … Continue reading

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South Dakota, The Badlands and the Black Hills – August 2012

It was June of 2011 that we became official residents of South Dakota and now we finally returned to our new home state.  The drive from Matt and Adams’ house to Custer State Park in the Black Hills was too … Continue reading

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Tahquamenon Falls – July 2012

The Mackinac Bridge is one of the largest suspension bridges in the world and is the gateway to the Upper Peninsula.  Every Labor Day the northbound side of the bridge is closed to vehicle traffic for the Mackinac Bridge Walk, … Continue reading

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Bar Harbor & Acadia National Park

Our stay in Acadia National Park has been great!  The hiking is like nothing I have done back in Michigan.  Pat and I hiked around South Bubble Mountain, and along the coast near Sand Beach as we described in earlier … Continue reading

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