National Forest Campground

  • A Brief Visit to Crater Lake

    by Amanda September 29, 2013

    Friday after work we packed up and headed two hours south to Crater Lake. Our destination was a national forest campground on the shores of Diamond Lake. We had heard…

  • Stillwater Campground

    by Amanda July 17, 2013

    This week we’re staying at Stillwater Campground on the shores of Granby Lake, only about 10 miles from the west entrance to the Rocky Mountain National Park. This campground got…

  • Dillon Lake

    by Amanda July 16, 2013

    Another week, another lake. Well, technically it’s a reservoir… but I like the word lake so much better. Dillon Lake has three national forest campgrounds scattered around its shores. We…

  • Camping at Rosy Lane

    by Amanda June 12, 2013

    After leaving our one night stop along the Blue Mesa Reservoir, we drove east to Gunnison, and then north toward Crested Butte. About ten miles north of Gunnison there is…

  • Hope everyone is having a fantastic Memorial Day Weekend. We certainly are. After leaving  our little mountain meadow behind on Saturday morning we traveled about twenty miles north of Durango.…

  • Well hello world…it’s been awhile. We’ve been without an internet connection since we left Dubois, WY on Tuesday morning. Our cell service returned yesterday when we arrived in the Teton…

  • The Black Hills

    by Amanda August 4, 2012

    Friday morning we left the Badlands and headed west across the plains. As the rocky formations retreated into the distance, the terrain quickly flattened and turned into a sea of…

  • Little Bay De Noc

    by Amanda July 15, 2012

    This campground wins the prize for the best view from the site…so far. This is the view from our bedroom window when we arrived on Friday around noon. Here is…

  • Up in the U.P.

    by Amanda July 13, 2012

    I learned today that folks who live in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan refer to those who live in the lower part of the state as “trolls”. My guess is…

  • Chillin’ at home

    by Amanda June 27, 2012

    Today we stuck close to home. Tim did a few projects around the “house” and I finally cooked and photographed a meal for my Thinly Sliced Cucumber blog. It’s been…

  • Forest Love

    by Amanda June 25, 2012

    We arrived in Pennsylvania today and couldn’t be more thrilled with our new digs. Driving into the Allegheny National Forest was like coming home. The forest is truly where my heart…

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