July 20, 2019 - Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park If you're staying at a park that has the phrase "underground mine" in it, well, then, you better go to the underground mine. So we did. The Soudan Underground Mine is located just a few miles from our campground (right along the bike trail), so … Continue reading Into the deep…
July 19, 2019 - Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park Back in January or so, I did a bit on the different toys we use while being full-time RVers. We don't have anything really big--no boat, no ATV, and no motorcycle. But when we got started, there were a few items we purchased after doing … Continue reading So which toys do we use?
July 4, 2019 - KOA, Mitchell, SD Happy Independence Day! We are spending the Fourth of July extended weekend at the KOA campground in Mitchell, SD. We usually prefer state parks and COE parks and county parks--but for major camping holidays, KOAs are just fine. They are usually quiet, and people come and go rather … Continue reading Year in review part two—the numbers edition
July 3, 2019 - Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area, Crofton, NE Today finds us on the banks of the Missouri River, Nebraska side, with South Dakota just north of us across the river. We are celebrating one year of full-time RV travel. OK--if you want to get technical, we have been in the RV … Continue reading Year in review part one: Where we have been
June 25, 2019 - Lone Eagle Campground, Lake McConaughy SRA, Ogallala, NE It's not like we planned it, but we seem to have spent the last few months on the first stages of the Lewis and Clark expedition to the west. We have been through Independence, MO, headed west, and keep finding ourselves on one … Continue reading Gateway to the west – part two
June 14, 2019 - Fort Robinson State Park, Crawford, NE We are back in Nebraska after a very brief and busy three days at Custer State Park in Custer, SD. This is a park to which we plan to return, as there is so much to see and do that three days isn't anywhere near … Continue reading Custer State Park Part Two – Iron Mountain Road, Mount Rushmore and Needles Highway
June 13, 2019 - Stockade North Campground, Custer State Park We are in the midst of vacation season, so we were only able to secure a three-night stay here at Custer State Park. This is a HUGE and fantastic state park. The park sits between and within the Black Hills National Forest, and adjacent to … Continue reading Custer State Park Part One – Wildlife Loop and Wind Cave National Monument