Camping Destinations

Have a Backup Plan (For Shutdowns, etc)

HaveBackupPlan blogEach autumn, the wife and I round up our two kids, now in their twenties, and head to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Since the kids were young, we laced up our hiking boats and hit a trail or two and took in the fall foliage show that the Smokies are famous for.

3 of America’s Craziest Campgrounds

When you think of your favorite camping destination, a few mental snapshots of America probably come to mind: cooking over a campfire, tents surrounded by trees and a beautiful vista, perhaps a lake with a small, serene beach.

Consider a State Park on Next Camping Trip

ConsiderStateParkNextCampingTrip blogWhile cruising through a campground at a state park looking to photograph a bald eagle reported to be nesting in the area, I noticed how quiet it was as only a few campsites were occupied since the camping season