Category Archives: Camping

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Camping At Assateague – National Park Side

I camped from August 9-15 in Assateague Island on the national park side with a girlfriend. Once again, the Captain drove the travel trailer out to our camp site, set everything up and then left. […]

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Glamping: Assateague State Park

Late last month, my Mom and I went “glamping” (glamour camping) in Assateague State Park.  This was my first experience camping on the state side of Assateague.  All of my prior camping experiences were in […]

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The Big Camping Adventure: It’s A Wrap

We left Tampa at 8:00 p.m. on Friday evening, to get a few hours on the road before stopping for the night.   We got to the Georgia state line rest stop on I-95 north […]

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From the Keys to Ft. Myers

 (Campsite at Koreshan State Historic Site) All good things must come to an end. We reluctantly left the Keys on Wednesday morning, and headed north (on our way home, eventually) to the west coast of Florida, […]

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The Manatee in Marathon

The sunsets were amazing in Marathon, and along with the stunning colors of the evening, those of us that gathered along the water’s edge each evening were also treated to some other amazing sitghts of […]

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Camping with Pets

We left home on February 11th with our two dogs, MJ and Annie.  Both of the dogs weigh about 35 pounds and are roughly the same size and stature.  We were worried about traveling with […]

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RV Park Life Snowbird Style

(We used zip ties and two straw mats attached to the side of the awing to provide some much needed shade from the afternoon sun.  We got the idea from a camper next to us). […]

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The Man and the Shark

Sunset anywhere in the Keys is a pretty big deal. You don’t have to be in Mallory Square in Key West, with all of the vendors and entertainers to enjoy a superb sunset. Yesterday, I […]

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Camping Adventure: Two (Plus) Weeks

(Campsite at Kissimmee Prairie Preserve) We’re just over two and a half weeks into our camping adventure.  It’s been a great learning experience and most importantly, we’re having a great time.  We have stayed in […]

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Seeking out the Manatees

A few years ago while I was in Florida, I read an article on Blue Spring State Park, which has many wonderful amenities, one of which includes a hot spring.  Blue Spring is the largest […]

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