Crater Of Diamonds State Park Murfreesboro AR

We spent a few days digging in the dirt and mud at Crater Of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro Arkansas. Crater of Diamonds State Park is famous for its main feature, the 37 acre plowed field, the only diamond site open to the public. We had wanted to visit this park for years, and finally got […]

Red Rock Canyon State Park | Hinton OK

Red Rock Canyon State Park in Hinton Oklahoma – only $20 for electric and water hookup (2 dump stations, the one at the entrance works, not sure about other). Our camping spot was very private, had a nice stream next to it, as well as a fire pit, picnic table and a BBQ grill. The […]

Palo Duro Canyon State Park | Canyon TX

Palo Duro Canyon State Park ($35 total – $25 for camping + $5 each for park entrance fee) is located on the southern high plains amidst a shortgrass prairie in the panhandle of Texas about 20 miles south of Amarillo.   Well worth the short detour off I-40. Palo Duro Canyon, also known as the Grand […]

Top 10 of 2012

Thank you for following along with us on our journeys and adventures. 2012 was a great year. We’ve traveled all over the US. Here are some of the highlights from 2012. New Years Eve x2 Winter in the Desert Driving the Back Roads The French Quarter Tropical Paradise at Fort Desoto Boondocking Ohio Last of […]

Lost Dutchman State Park | Apache Junction AZ

We had a great time at the Lost Dutchman State Park. Lost Dutchman is located in the Sonoran desert just 40 miles east of Phoenix in Apache Junction Arizona.  The campground has 72 campsites (38 with electric and water hookup), a dump station and a small shower house (2 shower stalls). The 292 acre park […]

Searching for Lost Dutchman Gold Mine

This weekend we are headed to the Superstition Mountains to search for the legendary mother-lode of gold known as the Lost Dutchman Gold Mine (or at least enjoy some hiking, spectacular views of the Superstition Mountains, sagauro studded valleys, steep canyons, soaring rocky outcroppings, cactus and heavy brush and maybe spot some wildlife; coyote, javelina and […]

Geneva State Park – Geneva OH

Geneva State Park Campground Nice hardwood forest campground with electric on site, offering a shower house with flush toilets situated along northeastern Ohio’s  Lake Erie shoreline in Geneva Ohio. This was just a quick 2 night camping trip to get the RV ready for the upcoming trip to New England (shakedown trip #3).  We were […]

Presque Isle State Park – Erie PA

This trip to Erie PA we spent the day at Presque Isle State Park (Pennsylvania’s only surf beach) and then spent the evening at Presque Isle Downs and Casino. Presque Isle State Park is an arching sandy peninsula that extends 7 miles into Lake Erie and consists of 13 miles of roads (loop around outer […]

Usery Mountain Park – Apache Junction AZ

Oct 9 2010 – Saturday Did not sleep well last night, very loud at the Flying J. Finally found a nice campground at the Usery Mountain Park. Very nice and quiet. The sites are a lot more private than most RV parks that we’ve seen so far. There are cactus everywhere. Several types in our […]

Snow Canyon State Park | Utah

Missed Zion But Found Snow Canyon September 25, 2010 Saturday- Today is National Land Day. We planned on going to Zion for the day, but the RV started making a really bad noise in the front passenger side tire. We decided to pass Zion and head for St George Utah and make our annual visit […]